The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) announced that Progressive Music Center has been selected as a Top 100 Dealer. The award will be presented to the top music merchants from across the country at the organization’s annual summer music product trade show, Summer NAMM, held in Nashville, Tenn. Progressive Music Center is also in the running to receive NAMM’s Dealer of the Year award at the July 13, 2012, presentation ceremony.
Music product retailers were judged using a numeric rating by a panel of impartial expert judges selected by, but not otherwise affiliated with NAMM. Progressive Music Center received this recognition because they:
- Show a clear understanding that the success of a retail store is directly related to customer satisfaction
- Provide a retail experience worth returning for and recommending others to
- Prepare for future success with sound planning, marketing and training initiatives
- Use the web and social media in engaging, effective ways
In addition to Dealer of the Year, Progressive Music Center is also in the running for best curb appeal, best ad, best merchandising and display, best use of social media, best sales promotion, best website and the SupportMusic Local Advocacy and Wanna Play “Music Makes a Difference” awards.