Lighting and Electrical Manufacturer DRSA Renews Partnership with ABA

DRSA of Riviera Beach, Florida, has once again been selected by the American Boatbuilders Association (ABA) as a Preferred ABA Supplier of Choice for marine interior lighting and Vimar electrical devices. The agreement extends the partnership between DRSA and ABA through June 30, 2015.

The American Boatbuilders Association is America’s leading buying group for independent boat builders. The ABA is continually striving to acquire the highest quality materials by partnering with key industry suppliers. The association is comprised of 12 leading independent US boat manufacturers from across the nation.

“DRSA’s quality and selection of products, customized solutions, commitment to cost savings and excellence in customer service are critical components to our members,” said Jay Patton, President of the American Boatbuilders Association.

Since 1991, DRSA has been a North American distributor of VIMAR products and features a wide range of lighting fixtures and components including transformers, bulbs, fuses, switches, dimmers, cover plates and accessories. “We are honored ABA members have once again selected DRSA as a supplier of choice,” said Cathy D. Smith, President of DRSA. “We look forward to our continued partnership…" Smith added.

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