MRAA Adds Five New Partner Members
Friday, May 1, 2020
Posted by: Mickaela Hilleren
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas is pleased to announce that ARI Network Services, BoatChat, D&B Dock, Inc., Dealer Spike and Dr. Shrink have committed to the MRAA at the Partner level.
Through Partner Membership, marine manufacturers, suppliers and service providers commit to align their brands with the programs and opportunities that MRAA works to provide the dealer body in order to help fuel the success of the industry. Support from Partners allows the Association to expand its offerings and create a positive, long-term impact for marine retailers.
ARI Network Services
ARI Network Services produces an award-winning suite of tools and services, including industry-leading data feeds, lead management tools and digital marketing services to help dealers reach their target audiences.
“ARI Network Services is thrilled to work in partnership with MRAA,” says Robert Jones, Vice-President of Sales, “and further our mission to streamline the sales process for dealers through custom marketing solutions and best online practices.”
BoatChat, a website chat solution built specifically to serve the unique needs of the marine sales industry, offers self-serve chat software and fully-managed chat support services that provide your customers with the resources they need.
“BoatChat is committed to helping marine dealers and OEMs connect with their online guests and exceeding their expectations of how shopping for a boat should be,” says Jeff Sterns, BoatChat’s Vice President of Sales. “We are proud to support MRAA and look forward to this relationship as a Partner member.”
D&B Dock Inc.
Since 1970, this family-owned business has been focused on delivering excellent service to their commercial or residential customers whether they are building high-quality, custom docks or repairing existing structures.
Dealer Spike is a digital advertising company focused on helping dealers drive more traffic to their showroom, phones and website by providing web solutions, education and tools.
“Dealer Spike looks forward to a long partnership with MRAA,” says Derrick Brown, Vice President of Sales. “We share a passion for supporting the marine community and providing the best possible service to meet the needs of dealers.”
Since 1992, Dr. Shrink, a full-service supplier of premium shrinkwrap and all installation supplies and accessories, has focused on bringing its customers a strong and consistent product line that continues to innovate and grow as the industry changes.
About the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas
At the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas, we believe that for the marine industry to thrive, the retail organizations that interact with the boaters in their community must thrive. With that in mind, MRAA works to create a strong and healthy boating industry by uniting those retailers, providing them with opportunities for improvement and growth, and representing them with a powerful voice. For more information, contact us at 763-315-8043.