Premier Marine named MRAA Platinum Partner
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Posted by: Liz Walz
— Premier Marine, Inc., a leading U.S. boat manufacturer, has signed on as a
Platinum Member of the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas, the
highest level of support for the association.
Premier’s support of the dealer community during the past decade, we are
honored to have earned the company’s partnership,” says Matt Gruhn, President
of MRAA. "The Menne family’s long record of leadership and involvement in the
Minnesota marine market, as well as their annual support of dealer-focused
programs like the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo and the Top 100 Dealers
Program makes their participation in MRAA particularly meaningful for me.”
Marine, headquartered in Wyoming, Minn., manufactures the Premier, Leisure,
Weeres and Palm Beach brands of pontoon boats. The company, which was founded
in 1992, is an independent boat builder, owned and operated by the Menne family
and known for its dedication to quality craftsmanship, practical design, new
product development and continuous safety innovation.
believe boating is about family, and at Premier Marine, our dealer network is
part of our family,” says Bob Menne, Premier Marine President. "When you care
about the people with whom you do business, then it makes sense to invest in
their success. Our partnership with the MRAA allows us to contribute to a
better future for marine dealers and ultimately Premier Marine.”
About Marine Retailers Association of the Americas
Celebrating its 40th
anniversary in 2012, the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas is the
only North American association dedicated to furthering the interests of boat
and engine dealers and other marine-related retailers throughout North America.
Under the umbrella of MRAA Rewards, the MRAA offers a host of cost-saving,
revenue-generating, business-improvement, and professional-development benefits
exclusively for its members. MRAA is the united voice of marine retailers. For
more information, visit www.MRAA.com.