MRAA Planning In-Person Dealer Week

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The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas is planning to hold this year’s Dealer Week conference and expo as an in-person event. It is slated for Dec. 6-9 at the Austin (Texas) Convention Center.

“We are ready to reconnect with our friends and colleagues at the marine industry’s only event focused on dealer success,” MRAA said in a statement.

Click here for details, including an event schedule and a reservation link to the host hotel.


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