Organizers of the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo said they expanded the number of pre-conference workshops offered at this year’s event from seven to 12 in response to record-high ratings from 2014 conferees.
The Marine Dealer Conference & Expo is the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas’ annual conference and member meeting. The MDCE is the marine industry’s only dealer-specific educational conference; the fall event offers educational topics, an expo hall and networking opportunities.
Steve McClatchy was named the opening keynote presenter at the 2015 Marine Dealer Conference & Expo in November.
Record numbers of marine retailers across North America have registered for the 2015 Marine Dealer Conference & Expo, set to take place Nov. 15-18 in Orlando, Fla.
Organizers of the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo, set to take place Nov. 15-18 in Orlando, Fla., opened registration with a new marketing campaign that includes an updated logo and fresh imagery.
Organizers of the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo are planning for the 2015 educational agenda, including some new features that seek to allow attendees to customize the event to meet their needs.
Jeffrey Gitomer at MDCE
The recipient of the 2014 Darlene Briggs Woman of the Year Award was energetic and thoughtful as she reflected on the state of women’s involvement in the recreation of boating and in the boating business.
Marine dealers say richer educational content (and more of it), useful seminars and engaging keynote speakers added up to make the 2014 Marine Dealer Conference & Expo a highly valuable event that will help their businesses.
When the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo ended in November after four days of seminars, speakers and networking, it was just the beginning for the organization that co-manages the event, the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas.
The Boating Industries Association of Upstate New York was recently honored with the 2014 Bill Ferguson Award, which recognizes outstanding service by a marine trades association to its members and the boating business as a whole.