Dealer conference names 2014 speakers

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This year’s Marine Dealer Conference & Expo will offer more sessions with 24 experts providing 30 presentations.

Half of those speakers will be presenting at the event for the first time.

There are 12 new speakers presenting at MDCE, which takes place Nov. 16-19 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.:

• Lisa Buller, ARI

• Lauren de Vlaming, Dominion Marine Media

• Tom Deans, Every Family’s Business

• Chester Elton, The Culture Works

• Jeffrey Englander, GE Capital

• Ryan Estis, Ryan Estis & Associates

• David Martin, Mar-Kee Group

• Kelly McDonald, McDonald Marketing

• Lenny Rudow, Dominion Marine Media

• Samantha Scott, Pushing the Envelope

• Matt Sellhorst, Boat Dealer Profits

• Brad Smith, ARI

"These experts were chosen from the hundreds we consider each year because they have powerful, actionable ideas and practices never before featured at MDCE to share with our attendees,” Marine Retailers Association of the Americas director of education Liz Walz said in a statement.

The MRAA produces the event with Boating Industry magazine.

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