Thanks for visiting the 2014 show! See you next year.
Spread the word about the show to your customers and win!
These exhibitor marketing tools can help you promote the show and your products and services! Promote the show to your customers and prospects by taking advantage of the tools we have developed in the Exhibitor Marketing Tool Kit. The tools are easy to use and effective. Post a boat show logo or banner to your website, send a direct mail piece to your customers, send an email to your clients, refer a new company to the show and receive cash, send out exhibitor guest tickets and discover new ways to advertise. It's easy to do, and by using these marketing tools; it will help drive traffic to your exhibit and to the show.
NEW Exhibitor Rewards Program — Get Recognized for your Marketing Efforts and save money on space for next year!
The Progressive® Insurance Strictly Sail® Chicago Exhibitor Marketing Rewards program was created to encourage and recognize exhibitors who actively and aggressively promote the show and their participation in the show. The rewards are designed to save exhibiting companies money and enable participating exhibitors to reward top employees for going above and beyond. Click here for full program details and registration form. All exhibitors must be registered and paid in full by show start to participate. Contest begins December 1. All entry forms and supporting materials and documentation must be submitted by January 15.
CLICK HERE for details on the Exhibitor Marketing Rewards Program.
CLICK HERE for the Exhibitor Marketing Rewards Entry Form.
Referral Program — Refer a new company to the show and receive cash. Click Here for the Referral Form.
E-mail Campaign — We have created a fantastic email campaign to promote the show. Opt in here. You may send any of these e-mails to your customers using one of these two options:
- Send us your e-mail list. This is the preferred method because it avoids duplication. Your e-mail lists will not be used for any other purposes.
- You send out the e-mail. We have created easy-to-follow guidelines for you to send any of the show e-mails to your customers.
Advertise In the NEW Official Show Guide
Elevate your brand in the NEW Official Show Guide. Not only will our new Show Guide have an improved look and feel, but we can offer the marine and outdoor industries a better way to reach potential customers with a much more relevant, targeted publication. TRMG representatives will be working with NMMA to offer new and improved advertising opportunities in NMMA Show Guides. In addition to more traditional advertising opportunities, TRMG will offer new opportunities for exposure within the editorial content of each Show Guide. Click here
for an example of how your company could be represented.
Interested advertisers are encouraged to contact Alisdair Martin, CEO of TRMG LLP at 847.441.4122
. Click here
for advertising rates.
NMMA Boat Finder: Inventory Showcase & Lead Generator
Exclusive opportunity for NMMA boat and sport show exhibitors
The Boat Finder allows you to post your show inventory online; attendees and prospects can shop your product before they visit the show and schedule appointments with you onsite – giving you a chance to generate leads before, during and after the show.
- Pre- and post-show selling—Reach out to qualified prospects year-round
- Post inventory 60–90 days prior to show opening; it remains active until 90 days before the opening of next year’s show—It’s up to 9 months of FREE online advertising for your brands and your dealership.
The earlier inventory is posted, the more frequently it is shopped, resulting in more exposure for your product and your dealership. The minimal time invested uploading inventory can pay BIG dividends.
Boosts your show traffic—interested buyers know to seek out your exhibit at the show.
- Who can participate? Any contracted dealer deemed “current” is eligible to participate.
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or your show team.
Easy to follow instructions detail step-by-step how to add your inventory. You can also watch the training video.