BoatU.S. marina program marks milestone

Posted on

The BoatU.S. Cooperating Marina Program recently welcomed its 900th marina.

Launched in 1997, the program requires participating marinas or boatyards to offer discounts to boaters carrying BoatU.S. membership cards. The discounts include up to 10 cents off a gallon of fuel, 25 percent off transient slips or 15 percent off repairs.

“During this economic downturn, marinas are looking for incremental revenue anywhere they can find it, and boaters are looking for a break,” program director Jim Schofield said in a statement. “We help marinas and boatyards find that revenue by tapping into the loyalty of our 600,000 BoatU.S. members, attracting sales a marina might not normally get.”

Participating marinas are listed in the BoatU.S. Member Services Guide and can have their own Web page on the BoatU.S. site. The organization also offers cooperative advertising dollars, as well as on-site, point-of-sale signage and flags.

For information, contact Jim Schofield at (888) 333-2628 or JSchofield@BoatUS.com.

Click here for the full release.

Welcome to TradeOnlyToday’s premium content! To continue reading, please register now, for access to 10 free stories per month. Or subscribe, for unlimited access to all TradeOnlyToday content!

Click here to Register ... it's free!

Basic subscription: Registered members get free access to 10 premium content stories each month!

Not a member yet? Click here to Register!

Already a member? Click here to Login!

Subscribe ... for unlimited access!

Individual subscription: $29 for unlimited site access for one year.

Small Business subscription: $140 for unlimited site access for up to 10 members of a company for one year.

Corporate subscription: $300 for unlimited site access for all members of a company for one year.

You may close this dialog after seconds.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments Policy.

Vote Today

What is the best outcome for the marine industry in the November mid-term elections?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Search Boats for Sale

Length
Year
Price

Login to Trade Only Today

Lost Password