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MDCE 2013 VIDEO: Interview with MRAA president Matt Gruhn

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ORLANDO, Fla. — In this video, Trade Only Today’s Chris Landry interviews Marine Retailers Association of the Americas president Matt Gruhn.

In his second year as president, Gruhn talks about a boost in attendance at the show this year. For the first time, the conference and expo have attracted more than 600 dealers.

Gruhn assesses the role of the pre-show workshops. He also sizes up the state of the industry, saying inventory is up and people in the boating business are looking forward to 2014.

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