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A compilation of news and information regarding the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas that was published in an industry trade magazine or released from the MRAA itself:

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MRAA Press Releases
Thursday, February 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dealer Week Awarded 2019 Neptune Awards Honorable Mention »
Dealer Week, the reimagined Marine Retailers Association of the Americas Conference and Expo, was awarded Honorable Mentio...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ed Lofgren Awarded MRAA Lifetime Achievement Award »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas named Ed Lofgren of 3A Marine Service, Inc., Hingham, Mass., as its 2019...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Celebrates 2019 Great Dealerships to Work For »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas named the marine industry’s Great Dealerships to Work For at the inaugura...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Part 3 of First-Time Boat Shopper Course Focuses on Sales Tools »
As boat show season approaches, MRAA and Grow Boating have launched the final installment of the "First-Time Boat Shoppers...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shallcross Selected to Join MRAA Board of Directors »
Jason Shallcross will serve as the Region 7 Director of the Marine Retailers Association’s Board of Directors. The...

MRAA's Annual Conference & Expo
Tuesday, December 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Amanda Levandowski Named Duane Spader Leadership Development Scholarship Recipient »
Amanda Levandowski, Owner Principal of Charlotte Ski Boats in Mooresville, North Carolina, has been selected as the recipi...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ken Sorley Named 2019 Kevin Lodder Scholarship Recipient »
Ken Sorley, owner and President of Marineland Boating Center of Waco, Texas, has been selected as the recipient of the 201...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Massachusetts Marine Trades Association Awarded MTA Technical Scholarship »
The Massachusetts Marine Trades Association (MMTA) has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Marine Trade Association...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sara Anghel Named Darlene Briggs Woman of the Year »
Sara Anghel of the National Marine Manufacturers Association Canada has been selected as the recipient of the thirty-third...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA’s Dealer Week Announces 2020 Dates, Location »
Dealer Week will take place Dec. 8-11, 2020, in Austin, Texas. Next week MRAA’s newly reimagined conference and...

MRAA Partner News
Thursday, January 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Influx of Partner Members Contributed to Association’s Success in 2019 »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas is proud to announce an array of  Partner Members who joined the Ass...
Monday, December 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA, Rollick, Inc. Partner on Dealer Education »
The MRAA announced today that Rollick, Inc. has partnered with the organization as an Education Champion. Education Champi...
Tuesday, November 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rock Outdoors Partners with Barletta Boats »
Barletta Pontoon Boats, located in Bristol, IN and Rock Outdoors located in Lexington, NC have joined forces to bring Barl...
Tuesday, November 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Epic Finance Partners with Source One Financial Services, LLC. »
Source One Financial Services, LLC, a leading originator, underwriter and processor of consumer marine and recreational ve...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Announces Commitment of Three New Education Champions »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas today announces the addition of three more Education Champion partners in...

Dealer Certification
Wednesday, February 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
26 Dealerships Achieved Marine Industry Certification Status in 2019 »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas is pleased to announce that 26 dealership locations achieved the Marine I...
Monday, January 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA, MICD Launch 2020 Continuous Certification Curriculum »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas has announced the lineup for the 2020 Continuous Certification curriculum...
Tuesday, November 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Creates “The Guide to Phone Skills” White Paper »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas published its latest white paper, “The Guide to Phone Skills,” powered by...
Tuesday, November 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Grady White Partners with MICD Program to Promote Dealership Education »
Grady-White Boats and the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas have partnered together to bring the Grady-White de...
Tuesday, October 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Continuous Certification Launches Q4 Course on Customer Experience »
The Marine Industry Certified Dealership’s Continuous Certification program has released its fourth quarter course “Superc...

Legislative Updates
Wednesday, February 12, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA files comments on Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary »
On Friday, January 31, MRAA submitted comments to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) in response...
Monday, February 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Board of Directors Approve ACMA Resolutions for 2020 »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas’ Board of Directors voted to adopt the Advisory Council of Marine Associa...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are You Dealing with Flooding Issues? »
The MRAA is working with the U.S. Congress to address water resource problems around both the Great Lakes and the Upper Mi...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Boat House Group Acquires Bald Knob Marina »
The Boat House Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Bald Knob Marina in Johnsburg, IL. This transaction represe...
Wednesday, January 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Members Testify in Indiana »
On January 27, the Indiana House Committee on Natural Resources held a hearing on an amendment to House Bill 1385 #2, whic...

MRAA Member News
Wednesday, November 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Members Save on Residential Surcharges for the Holiday 2019 Season »
Both FedEx and UPS have announced that they will not apply peak season surcharges on residential deliveries this holiday s...
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nautical Ventures Takes Over Management at Anglers Marina »
Through a lease-option, Nautical Ventures Group has taken over operations of Anglers Marina in Dania Beach and will rebran...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Edmonston Elected Chairman of Sport Fishing and Boating Partnership Council »
BoatUS Vice President of Government Affairs Chris Edmonston has been elected chairman of the Sport Fishing and Boating Par...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bridge Marina Hosts Representative Mikie Sherrill »
Bridge Marine is an active MRAA member and represents the association on the BoatPAC Board of Directors . Last Fri...
Tuesday, April 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lake Union Sea Ray Changes Name to Union Marine »
select{width: 100%} Seattle, WA: Lake Union Sea Ray announced today that its name will change to Union Marine effectiv...

MRAA In The News
Tuesday, September 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMTA Surmounts Outreach, Educational, and Scholarship Programs to Combat Workforce Crisis »
Essex, CT. - There are job opportunities within the recreational boating segment that are going unfilled, and hundreds of...
Wednesday, February 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sam Dantzler and MRAA Partner on Virtual Training »
MINNEAPOLIS — The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas is now offering a highly rated sales training course fro...
Monday, February 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Torqeedo Finalizes New MRAA Premier Partner Membership »
    The global leader in a growing electronic boat drive sector has joined the Marine Retailers Associa...
Monday, December 14, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Named 2015 Association of the Year by MSAE »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas ( MRAA ) has been selected from a distinguished field of nominees and rec...
Friday, August 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
ARI's Website Platform Integrates with Moreboats.com »
Milwaukee, Wis., August 7, 2015 – ARI Network Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:   ARIS ) announced today that its En...

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