Print Page | Contact Us | Sign In | Join
Latest News
Filter news by category:

A compilation of news and information regarding the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas that was published in an industry trade magazine or released from the MRAA itself:

Displaying page 1 of 2
1  |  2

Dealer Certification
Wednesday, September 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Certification Marketing Creates 800,000 Impressions »
A multi-pronged marketing partnership with Boating magazine intended to promote and educate consumers on the benefits of...
Friday, July 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Newest Class of Certified Dealers »
Seventy-five marine retailers from 26 states, two Canadian provinces and the District of Columbia have earned Five Star Ce...
Thursday, July 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reed's Marine: The Art of Succession Planning »
  It all started when a pair of childhood friends had a simultaneous mid-life crisis and decided to buy a small m...
Tuesday, July 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Lynnhaven Marine Keeps the Conversation Going »
Like most boat dealerships, Lynnhaven Marine in Virginia Beach wants each and every customer to have both a positive buyin...
Friday, May 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Boating Begins Here: Buy From A Dealer You Can Trust »
Buying a boat is an investment in family fun for years to come. Guarantee your experience is a pleasurable and rewarding o...
Monday, April 25, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
No Monkey Business: How Bridge Marina Uses Surveys to Enhance CSI »
  Tuesday mornings bring an extra buzz to Bridge Marina in Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey. Finding out what people re...
Wednesday, April 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Case Study: How MICD Program Keeps Oak Hill Marina 'On Track' »
  Tim Sather and Jake Jostand, co-owners of Oak Hill Marina in Arnolds Park, Iowa, are two of the newest — and y...
Thursday, March 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Hires Coordinator for MICD Program »
  Liz Marsha will immediately begin working with marine dealers enrolled in MICD Program Minneapolis —...
Friday, February 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Marine Center of Indiana ‘Got Organized’ and Increased Service Efficiency by 15 Percent »
Marine Center of Indiana, just outside of Indianapolis, needed a better way to catalog service orders and share informatio...
Wednesday, February 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Certified Marine Dealers’ CSI Scores Outpace Industry »
Chasm between Certified and non-Certified marine dealers continues to grow, 2015 data says Minneapolis — New d...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Merv Wood Added to MICD Team as Consultant »
Mervyn Wood recently joined the MRAA team as a consultant for the Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program. Born i...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
See How MICD Elevated Action Water Sports »
Jerry Brouwer has spent his career in the boating industry and currently owns Michigan-based Action Water Sports. All thre...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bob Longstreth Rejoins MICD as Consultant »
Bob Longstreth has rejoined the Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program and will immediately begin huddling with boat...
Wednesday, December 2, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Norman-Spencer Pays $12k in Bonuses to Certified Dealers »
The swelling roster of North American boat retailers completing the Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program (MICD) ca...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bob McCann Named Lead Consultant of MRAA Dealer Certification Program »
  Industry expert and boating enthusiast plans to make an immediate impact on MRAA’s certified dealership prog...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why is Process Mapping an Important Part of the MICD Program? »
All great businesses start with a plan. Plans help keep things running smoothly and ensure that proper procedures are fo...
Tuesday, August 25, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
MICD Program Wins MSAE 2015 Award of Excellence »
The Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program was recognized this summer for its continued evolution and development b...
Monday, July 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NMMA Boat Shows Generate Nearly $120,000 to Support Certified Dealers »
The National Marine Manufacturers Association supported Marine Industry Certified Dealerships in a big way again this pas...
Monday, June 22, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Are the Top Advantages for Certified Dealers Attending MDCE 2015? »
Most Certified Dealers inherently understand the importance and value of attending the annual Marine Dealer Conference...
Wednesday, June 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Data Shows Certified Dealers Outperform Non-Certified Dealers »
The Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program is having a positive impact on the overall health and financial success...
Thursday, May 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member + MICD = Excellence »
Most people are familiar with the phrase "Work smarter, not harder.” It’s a sentiment we strive to achieve in life and c...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
What are the Advantages of Housing the MICD program on MRAATraining.com? »
The MICD Program recognizes that in order for dealerships to want to become Certified, the process by which they go abou...
Monday, April 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Certified Dealers: Enjoy Exclusive Benefits, Coverage Enhancements on Insurance »
The Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program has added a new benefit exclusively for Certified Dealerships. Participa...
Friday, April 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
MRAA Names Certification Development Manager to Help Grow MICD Program »
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas has brought Gerald "Jerry” Lofberg on board as its Certification develo...
Tuesday, March 31, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dealership Certification Goes Virtual »
With the goal of streamlining the Certification process for North American marine retailers, the Marine Industry Certifie...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Does Attending ABC 2015 Help Strengthen My Influence as a Certified Dealer? »
Much of what impacts boating originates in our nation’s capital. That’s where influencers sit and decisions are made. As...
Friday, January 30, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Can I Use the MRAA Career Center to Find Qualified Help at My Certified Dealership? »
Good help is hard to find. As a Certified Dealer, you want to ensure you hire the best, most skilled and technologically...
Monday, November 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Certified Dealers: Register Additional Locations to Get Certified and Save »
The Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program is making it easier and more affordable for Certified Dealers to registe...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
MICD Program Offers Marine Retailers Incredible ROI »
The Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program provides marine retailers across North America with the tools they need...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
What's the Value of Signing Up to Attend the Pre-Conference Workshops at MDCE? »
If you’ve already registered to attend this year’s Marine Dealer Conference and Expo, congratulations! You’ve done most...
Thursday, October 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Marine Industry Certified Dealerships Boast Industry's Highest CSI Scores »
According to the most recent data collected from the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s Customer Satisfaction In...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program Evolves to Meet Needs of Today's Dealers »
The Marine Industry Certified Dealership Program has made it more convenient — and affordable — than ever for dealers to...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Do I Plan for (and Make the Most of My Time at) MDCE 2014? »
The 2014 Marine Dealer Conference & Expo, taking place Nov. 16-19 in Orlando, Fla., is an amazing opportunity to tak...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Save Big on Custom Videos at MDCE 2014 »
If you’ve ever investigated the cost of producing a custom video for your dealership, you’d know that a professional job...
Monday, August 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Do I Best Communicate to My Customers Through E-mail Marketing? »
E-communications have become a critical component of any dealership’s content marketing strategy. It’s a fast, direct an...

Displaying page 1 of 2
1  |  2

8401 73rd Avenue North, Suite 71, Minneapolis, MN 55428