The MDCE said it attracted a more than 15 percent increase in registrations from the same period in 2016.
The end of the largest early registration discounts for the Marine Dealer Conference and Exposition is approaching.
Early registration is open for the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo, which runs Dec. 10-13.
She is the second woman at the company to earn the distinction in the last 10 years.
NMMA president Thom Dammrich struck down the misconception that minority groups are unable to afford boating.
The Marine Dealer Conference & Expo starts today and runs through Thursday.
Organizers of the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo say the event saw the most August retail registrations in its history this year.