MARCH 2nd – 3rd | 12 PM EST

Online Lunch N’ Learn, Round Robin Event
Hosted by Trade Only

With in-person shows and events cancelled for the first quarter of 2021, Soundings Trade Only is introducing a new way to inform the marine trade about new products. Pitch the Pro’s is an online one-hour, lunch ‘n’ learn event created for purchasing agents, engineers, sales staff , and decision makers at leading marine OEM and aftermarket companies. Join us to learn about many new products and services entering the marine marketplace from leading manufacturers.

Sponsored by:


For Attendees:

  • LEARN: About new products, technologies, services and more entering the marine market from the manufacturers
  • CONVENIENT: Tune in from wherever you desire, have lunch and learn something new!
  • VARIETY: Every 5-minutes during each session the manufacturer and product will change, the event will feature a broad range of manufacturers, new products and services
  • TAKEAWAY: Sell sheets, collateral and contact information from the presenting manufacturers will be available to attendees
  • AND IT’S FREE: This is a free event for attendees

For Presenters:

  • SHOWCASE YOUR PRODUCTS: Each multi-media presentation is 5-minutes, a great way to showcase new products to a broad audience
  • PROVIDE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Each company may include pdf sell sheets, collateral and links, which will be made visible for download by the attendees
  • AFTER THE EVENT: The video recording of all of the Pitch the Pro’s presentations will be available on the Trade Only website post event
  • INCREASE YOUR IMPACT: To enhance your impact, ask us about media packages including print, digital, video and Pitch the Pro’s to promote your new brands, products, services and more to the trade.
  • QUESTIONS & ANSWERS: Please see below for more information and contact us to secure the opportunity to present your new products

General Information:

  • 5-minute spot to present your brand’s new product(s) to the industry
  • Presentations may be live or pre-recorded
  • Support documents may be included and will be visible/ downloadable for attendees
  • A recording of Pitch the Pro’s will be available post-event on
  • The event will be publicized to the marine industry via print, digital and social media channels by Soundings Trade Only

Increase Your Impact

Soundings Trade Only will offer packages to presenting companies that include the Pitch the Pro’s event, print and digital media.

 Option 1:

  • 1-spot at the Pitch the Pro’s event
  • 1 video on the New Products, New Season video webpage spring edition
  • 1-advertisement in the April issue of Soundings Trade Only

Option 2:

  • 1-spot at the Pitch the Pro’s event
  • 1 video on the New Products, New Season video webpage spring edition
  • 1-spot on the New to the Marketplace page in the April issue of Soundings Trade Only 

Enhance the options above with a custom e-blast or social media campaign or create your own multi-media package based on your needs

Contact Us:

Michele Goldsmith, Publisher,, 847-373-0385

Chris Pelikan, Southeast, Gulf Sales Manager,, 561-985-5818

Marilou Griswold, Northeast Sales Manager, Classifieds/Job Board,, 860-227-3638

Laurent Subra, International Sales Manager,, +33602059870


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