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Associate/Vendor Members


We appreciate each and every associate member for supporting the CMR and look forward to ongoing networking.

The CMR welcomes our wonderful associate members into our community! The following contact information makes it easy for our resort members to connect and utilize their many specialized services and resources.

Want to become an Associate Member?


Fergus Falls, MN

Ted Burrington
34909 Scenic Drive
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Email Ted


Bend, OR

At Aquaglide our passion for water sports has yielded world class aquaparks, inflatable kayaks and stand up paddleboards. Designed by devout adventurers in Bend, Oregon, our suite of products have been crafted to suit all your watersports needs.

Sales Manager:
Troy Trimmer
Email Troy

Rob Bossen
Email Rob

1345 NW Wall St., Suite 100
Bend, OR 97703

Aquarius Home Services/Kinetico

Little Canada, MN

Residential & commercial water treatment systems, drinking water purification, water heaters and well pressure tanks. Revolutionary non-electric systems use up to 75% less salt. Family Owned for 30+ Years. Brainerd, Bemidji, Detroit Lakes, Alexandria.

Kacie Dougherty
3180 County Drive
Little Canada, MN 55117
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Arrow Printing

Bemidji, MN

Jerry Bergeron
Arrow Printing
1375 Washington Avenue South
Bemidji, MN 56601
Email Jerry

Badlands Distribution, Inc

West Fargo, ND

Looking for Ice Cream Delivery & Service to your business in the Dakotas, Minnesota, Iowa, Colorado or Wyoming?Badlands Distribution brings nearly 40 combined years of DSD distribution experience to your area. Let us show you how the #1 selling brands combined with top level DSD service can increase your profits.

Rita & Robby McCullough
3155 Bluestem Drive #377
West Fargo, ND 58102
Email Rita

Bridgeman's Ice Cream

Woodbury, MN

Setting the Standard of Quality for over 80 Years
Bridgeman’s Ice Cream is prepared with fresh milk and cream, wholesome fruits and nuts, rich cocoas and dark chocolates, sweet caramel and delicious candies. Our special recipes create a smooth and creamy, not too sweet, not too heavy taste that only can be described as original… the original, super premium and quality taste of Bridgeman’s!!

Crystal Bakker
Bridgeman's Ice Cream
2110 Eagle Creek Lane #150
Woodbury, MN 55129
Email Crystal

By The Yard, Inc.

Jordan, MN

By The Yard is the premiere manufacturer of maintenance-free outdoor furniture. All of our outdoor furniture comes with our 35-year warranty. We offer 400 different products that can withstand the harshest climates and can be left outside all long. Contact us for tables, chairs, gliders, benches and planter boxes.

Justine Hagness
3283 Bluff Dr.
Jordan, MN 55352
Email Justine


Cloquet, MN

CabinKey provides booking and management software for Minnesota resorts and lodges, campgrounds, house boat rentals and more.

Simple and powerful tools to manage the complexity of running a vacation rental property.

Shane Stillwell
1110 Cloquet Ave PMB 164
Cloquet, MN 55720
Email Shane

Card Payment Solutions

Eveleth, MN

A Leader in Merchant Processing and E-Commerce - Card Payment Solutions works with companies throughout the U.S. to provide quality merchant processing and e-commerce products and solutions at a competitive price point, so you can keep more of your money when you make a sale. Get to know how Card Payment Solutions can transform how your business does credit card processing for greater profit and growth.

Judy Doughty
2593 Leroy Road
Eveleth MN 55734
Email Judy

Clifton Larson Allen, LLP

Baxter, MN

CPAs, Advisors and Consulting firm focused on small to mid-sized family owned businesses.

Shawn Fischer
14275 Gold Course Drive, Ste 300
Baxter, MN 56425
Email Shawn

Compass Rose

Bemidji, MN

During the pandemic, we pivoted our business to offer custom branded products at wholesale prices. These products are designed and printed in Bemidji and have been tried and true sellers in our retail shop Compass Rose. Add extra revenue to your retail shop by offering unique branded products that will keep marketing your resort long after their vacation.

Hannah Peura
Compass Rose
108 3rd Street NW Bemidji, MN 56601
218-556-4183 - cell
Email Hannah

First National Bank North

Walker, MN

First National Bank North has served local communities since 1902.

Cy Struss
P.O. Box 520
Walker, MN 56484
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Great Places Minnesota


We are a Facebook driven tourism site for Minnesota resorts & golf courses with over 32,000 fans between our 5 Facebook pages. Over 4 million people reached in 2020 by Facebook, Instagram & Google in the upper Midwest! We will help increase your reach on your Facebook page by liking and sharing your content. We promote what our clients want promoted for only $500.00 per year. (COVID 19 has caused budget issues for everyone. Customized budgets for anyone interested.)

Rich Swenson
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Facebook: GreatPlacesMinnesota
Facebook: HotDealsMinnesota

Greater Insurance Service

Grand Rapids, MN

Greater Insurance Service (GIS), located in northern Minnesota is an independent insurance agency with access to over 50 companies throughout the country, which allows our agents to provide you with many coverage options.

Mike Kane
407 Pokegama Ave. South
Grand Rapids, MN 55744

Inn Room Supplies, Inc.

Burnsville, MN

Guest room bedding, towels & amenities.

John DesLauriers
862 Ivy Lane (mailing address)
Eagan, MN 55123
1436 Cliff Road East (warehouse)
Burnsville, MN 55337
Email John

KLC Financial

Minnetonka, MN

We finance equipment, but invest in people A premier finance company, our ongoing vision to bring expertly constructed flexible financing solutions that accurately meet the needs of business owners. We believe this is accomplished through valuable advice, creativity and the tenacity to get to “yes”.

We finance equipment, but invest in people.
A premier finance company, our ongoing vision to bring expertly constructed flexible financing solutions that accurately meet the needs of business owners. 

KLC Financial
Spencer Thomas
3514 County Road 101
Minnetonka MN 55345

Lake Country Resort Sales


Tim Aarsvold, Jennifer Bateman and David Moe have teamed up to create Lake Country Resort Sales, the newest resort and campground sales agency in Minnesota. In addition to having extensive resort experience, we are members of the Multiple Listing Service. This is a huge advertising advantage! We invite other realtors in the state to bring buyers to the table and cooperate with them to sell your property. We work as a cohesive team with every property transaction. Our goal is seller and buyer success. Call Jennifer for your FREE market analysis, or to start a conversation.

Jennifer Bateman
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Lonesome Cottage Furniture/Fireside Lodge

Pequot Lakes, MN

Handcrafted furniture featuring Cedar, Hickory, and Barnwood made right in Pequot Lakes, Minnesota.

Erik Olson
PO Box 665
Pequot Lakes, MN 56472
Email Erik

Midwest Captions

Brainerd, MN

Full service provider of web development, text and search engine optimization, domain registration, marketing, graphics and website animation.

Bob Sherman
150 Birchridge Drive
Brainerd MN 56401-4548
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Midwest Insurance Agency, Inc.

Fergus Falls, MN

We specialize in Resort commercial/business insurance. Since 1997.

Amy Winter
Post Office Box 476
Fergus Falls MN 56538-0476
Send Email
Email Amy

Minnesota Business Finance Corp

St. Cloud, MN

We only sell resorts! We have proven success for over 40 years and have sold over 50 resorts in the last 5 years. Contact us for your free market analysis. With 6 office throughout the state, we are here to service you!

Mike Anderson:
Email Mike | 218-389-6305
4334 County Road 6
Barnum, MN 55707

Dan Houle:
Email Dan | 218-235-0413

Karen and Tim Senger:
Send Email | 218-256-2288

Ross Coyer:
Email Ross | 218-757-3122

Mike Wolf:
Email Mike | 507-473-0047

Joan Peterson:
Email Joan | 218-839-4711

Facebook: Minnesota Resort Sales

Minnesota National Agency, Inc.

Long Prairie, MN

Founded in 1987, our multiple lines of insurance include Home, Farm, Auto, Recreational Vehicles, Commercial, Life and Health.

Mitch Otts
706 Lake Street S,
PO Box 240
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Email Mitch

Minnesota Resort Sales


We only sell resorts! We have proven success for over 40 years and have sold over 50 resorts in the last 5 years. Contact us for your free market analysis. With 6 office throughout the state, we are here to service you!

Mike Anderson:
4334 County Road 6
Barnum, MN 55707
Dan Houle: danielghoule@gmail.com 218-235-0413
Karen and Tim Senger: Sengers@MNResortSales.com 218-256-2288
Ross Coyer: Ross@MNResortSales.com 218-757-3122
Mike Wolf: mike@wolfcamp.net 507-473-0047
Joan Peterson: Joan@MNResortSales.com 218-839-4711
www.mnresortsales.com www.mnresortsalesnorth.com
Facebook: Minnesota Resort Sales

National Marine Manufacturers Association

Minneapolis, MN

The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) is the nation’s leading trade association representing boat, marine engine and accessory manufacturers. Collectively, NMMA members manufacture an estimated 80 percent of marine products used in North America.

John Ferguson
National Marine Manufacturers Association
PO Box 19230
Minneapolis MN 55419

Nor-Son Construction

Baxter, MN


The people of Nor-Son know that passion, determination and creativity are the catalysts for greatness. Our clients have it. Our employees have it. We’ve had the opportunity to work with some of the most entrepreneurial clients, the most creative designers, and the most detailed artisans.


Renee Johnson
7900 Hastings Road
Baxter, MN 56425
Email Renee

Northland Lawn, Sport and Equipment

Virginia, MN

Northland provides innovative solutions with the urgency required by our customers. Our sales professionals are committed to matching you with the right equipment to suit your personal needs. As a family-owned and operated John Deere dealer, we understand the critical nature of connecting with you on a personal level to ensure a first class experience. We don’t just sell John Deere, it is our core business.

Karen Vivian
8371 Enterprise Drive
Virginia, MN 55768
Email Karen

Northwoods Bank of the North

Park Rapids, MN

Northwoods Bank is a full service bank with extensive resort landing experience.

Roger Stewart
PO Box 112
Park Rapids, MN 56470
Email Roger

Orion Resort Sales

Grand Rapids, MN

We offer a professional sales team with resort & campground experience. We provide Seller Planning and Buyer Education for success. We’ll help you understand priorities and how to budget for them. You will find out how to establish Effective Operating Systems. We’ll help you understand how to prioritize time and spending for the best yields by department. Your agent will provide a market analysis on the property value and prepare thorough information portfolios to share with prospective buyers. Our advertising commitment is extensive. Confidentiality is our priority when selling or listing a business.

John Seekon 218-256-6565
34818 Wabana Road
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
Email John

Dan Berg 218-850-1814
Tom Ossell 612-805-9646
Facebook: Orion Resort Sales

Pine Insurance Agency

Aitkin, MN

We take care of all your resort insurance needs – just one call, we take care of it all!

Dan & Beth Borseth
216 Minnesota Avenue N
Aitkin MN 56431
Email Dan

Pinnacle Marketing Group

Bemidji, MN

Pinnacle Marketing Group is a full-service marketing and design company offering website development, social media management, video production, graphic design services, e-newsletters, targeted online campaigns, media planning and more! With over 25 years of experience, we have the expertise needed to create and implement effective marketing strategies, tailored to the needs of your resort.

4030 Technology Dr. NW
Bemidji, MN 56601

Properties Plus Campgrounds4sale

Winona, MN

Your Source for Campgrounds for Sale

Find the latest listed campground properties for sale plus their amenities. Contact us today to look into these properties! We hope you find a campground for sale to suit your needs.

Tom Rothering
724 East Broadway
Winona, MN 55987
Email Tom

RAVE Sports

Eagan, MN

We’ve got fun on the water covered!

In 1997, RAVE Sports was founded in Minnesota to provide innovative, high-quality products for water sports fun. We started with the original blue-and-yellow ultra-durable inflatable water trampoline that jump-started an entire industry. We’ve since expanded into other water sports categories, yet have never stopped creating innovative products to provide fun on the water. Our products have been providing water fun for thousands of families, camps, and resorts around the world and we have continued innovating into other areas of water sports including:

  • Water Trampolines and Bouncers
  • Boat Towable Tubes
  • Stand Up Paddle Boards
  • Water Skis and Wakeboards
  • Life Vests and Accessories
  • Pool Floats

Jason Borg, National Sales Director
3985 Aldrin Drive Suite #301
Eagan MN 55121-2270
Email Jason

Tana DeBoer, Marketing Manager
3985 Aldrin Drive Suite #301
Eagan MN 55121-2270
Email Tana

ResortForward (by Banter Software)


ResortForward (by Banter Software) offers modern reservation booking software. Designed with the help of resort owners who outlined the pain-points in today's reservation software systems. This product is tailored specifically to the resort industry (no hotels). They are currently supporting many Minnesota-based resorts. ResortForward prides themselves on support and are available to help 24/7. They will handle your conversion from your current system for free in a very timely-manner.

If you are interested in scheduling a free demo or learning more about how ResortForward can help your resort, please email them at info@resortforward.com

Email Brian

Email Dave

RezStream, Inc.

Denver, CO

RezStream specializes in a cloud-based reservation software and online reservation booking engine services to independent hotels, resorts, bed & breakfasts, and inns. We also offer artistic website designs and comprehensive Internet marketing services for all types of businesses.

Lyles Armour
3801 E. Florida Ave. #800
Denver, CO 80210
Email Sales
Email Support

RS Sales LLC (formerly Al Bird Sales)

Backus, MN

Custom embroidery & screen print apparel (jackets, coats, tees, caps, shorts, sweats, lounge wear, towels and much more.)

Russell Schaefer
1920 17th St NW
Backus, MN 56435
Email Russell

S & L Outlet

Park Rapids, MN

Specializing in up north furniture for your lake home, cabin or resort. We also offer mattresses at special resort prices.

Steve & Lucy Criswell
232 Henrietta Ave. N.
Park Rapids, MN 56470
Email Steve
Facebook: S & L Outlet

Septic Check, Inc.

Milaca, MN

We design, install, repair and maintain septic systems throughout the state of Minnesota, both commercial and residential.

6074 Keystone Road
Milaca MN 56353
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Thrivent Financial

Grand Rapids, MN

Business and legacy planning for resort owners and families. We advise on retirement planning, insurance and investment solutions.

Benjamin Weerts
32 NW 4th Street
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
Email Benjamin

Viking Log Furniture

St Joseph, MN

Manufacturer of rustic log and barnwood furnishings and accessories.

Scott Legatt
38169 County Road 2
St Joseph, MN 56374
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Facebook: Viking Log Furniture

Westwood Professional Services

St Cloud, MN

We support our public infrastructure, private development, and power clients across the country and beyond.

John Blenker
1900 Medical Arts Ave S, Suite 100
Sartell MN 56377
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