MRAA

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas is the only North American trade group dedicated to furthering the interests of boat and engine dealers and other marine-related retailers in North America. Under MRAA Rewards, the association offers its members cost-saving, revenue-generating, business improvement and professional development benefits.

MRAA offers discount with payment processor

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas announced a new affinity partnership with TSYS Merchant Solutions. The partnership will provide dealers with preferred pricing on credit card processing, check guarantee and conversion, mobile payment solutions and gift card processing. “The ability to easily and securely accept any type of payment has become a fundamental element…more

MRAA offers discount on Spader products

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas and Spader Business Management are expanding their relationship. Spader has developed two new products — Profit Production Tools & Resources and True Online Dashboards — designed to make dealers more financially sound. Profit Production Tools & Resources provides dealers with an analysis of their financial statements and provides…more

MRAA urges continued funding for Wallop-Breaux

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas is asking members to let the House of Representatives know they support funding The American Energy and Infrastructure Act, which includes funding for the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Safety Fund. The bill is expected to come up for a floor vote Thursday, the MRAA’s Larry Innis said…more

MRAA will co-host American Boating Congress

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas will serve as a co-host of the American Boating Congress, set for April 24-25 in Washington, D.C. The group will host a full board meeting at this year’s event and will actively promote the gathering to its members and encourage their participation. One of the top joint action…more

MRAA seeks reinvention on 40th anniversary

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2012. “The foundation of the MRAA has always been to represent a united voice of the industry’s retailers, as well as to make their roles as retailers as efficient and cost-effective as possible,” MRAA president Matt Gruhn said in a statement. “Together with…more

MRAA offers CSI customer survey deal

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas added a new member benefit program with longtime partner Customer Service Intelligence. The benefit, offered as part of the MRAA’s Rewards Program and available only to association members, provides a package deal worth a 40 percent savings, or more than $700 off the regular annual price of CSI’s…more

MRAA hands out awards at annual meeting

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas announced that the following awards were presented last month at the Marine Dealers Conference and Expo in Orlando, Fla. Past MRAA chairman Ed Lofgren, of 3A Marine Service, received the Irv Rosenthal Award. It is presented annually to an individual who has contributed significantly to the work of…more

Cobalt 20 Group joins MRAA

The Cobalt 20 Group, made up of 20 non-competing Cobalt dealers from across the country, recently became a patron member of the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas, the association announced. “We are very grateful for the Cobalt group’s support,” MRAA president Matt Gruhn said in a statement. “As a group of some of the…more

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Retiring Keeter: I’m not going away

Phil Keeter may be retiring as president of the Marine Retailers Association of America at the end of this month, but don’t expect him to become one of those people who does nothing but go out for meals with his buddies. “I don’t want to be one of the old guys having breakfast on Friday…more

MRAA names 2012 officers, board members

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas recently named its new officers and board members. David Foulkrod, of Ron Hoover RV & Marine, was re-elected chairman; Steve Baum, of Boat Owners Warehouse, was re-elected vice chairman; and Randy Wattenbarger, of Cleveland Boat Center, was re-elected secretary/treasurer. Members also voted to elect Joe Hoffmaster and Jim…more

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