The National Marine Manufacturers Association Democratic National Convention Day on the Water event, which took place Tuesday in Philadelphia, brought together more than 225 attendees and included several local, state and federal elected officials.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association is the leading association representing the recreational boating industry in North America. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and anglers in the United States and Canada. The association is dedicated to industry growth through programs in public policy advocacy, market statistics and research, product quality assurance and promotion of the boating lifestyle.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association will hold its Day on the Water reception at the Democratic National Convention from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today in Philadelphia.
About 300 industry members and legislators attended a two-day event that the National Marine Manufacturers Association held at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last week to highlight the importance of the boating industry.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association is releasing the details of events planned for the Democratic and Republican national conventions.
Heineken, in partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the city of Miami and Indiegogo, is supporting the restoration of Miami Marine Stadium with its “Save your Seat” crowdfunding campaign.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association said the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics asked the marine industry to provide updates to its Standards of Occupational Classification — a published database that covers all American occupations.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association signed on to a second round of letters from companies, business and agricultural associations supporting the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement.
In one of the most memorable national elections in years, recreational boating will take a seat at the table as Republicans and Democrats seek to confirm their presidential nominees and prepare for the fall campaign.
Ethanol, trade deals, workforce shortages, saltwater fishing access — there isn’t a boating issue you can toss at Nicole Vasilaros that she isn’t well versed on. Chances are, she’s already had multiple conversations about it with members of Congress as she lobbies on behalf of the industry on Capitol Hill.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association said today that wholesale shipments of traditional powerboats for the NMMA’s control group of manufacturers were up 2.8 percent through April.