sponsors & exhibitors 2015

We would like to thank each of the following facilities and individuals who are contributing support to this year's IMATA conference.  With this support, we are able to provide many of the benefits we all enjoy at the conferences each year.  Please click on the links below to learn more about these great sponsors and the services they may provide to you and your facilities.









Additionally, there are advertising opportunities beyond the conference that allow your business to communicate with IMATA members via our quarterly digital magazine, Soundings, and via IMATA’s online portal at www.imata.org.

For details and rates, please contact Chris Scullion at sponsorship@imata.org.


  • Animal Necessity

    Animal Necessity


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  • Atlantic/Pacific

    Atlantic Pacific

    For over 20 years supplying animal food fish has been our only business. Our products are always from sustainable sources, guaranteed for quality and competitively priced.

    Atlantic/Pacific is your exclusive source for frozen-at-sea “Seafreeze” brand herring, squid, and mackerel, as well as the “P.Janes” brand of capelin.

    Contact information:

    P.O. Box 874
    North Kingstown, R.I. 02852
    Phone: 401-294-9570
    Fax: 401-294-9805

  • Bionic Zoo & Aquarium

    Bionic Zoo & Aqauarium

    Bionic Zoo & Aquarium, Inc. caters specifically to the dietary needs of fish-eating animals. On time deliveries and high quality product are hallmarks of Bionic Zoo & Aquarium’s commitment to superior customer service. Numerous storage freezers ensure that the species of fish you are seeking is almost always in stock, providing a consistent supply.  Armed with our own fleet of trucks with high-powered freezer units and a brand new, state of the art freezer with a capacity of over 2.5 million pounds, Bionic Zoo & Aquarium offers outstanding service to Zoos and Aquariums. These competitive advantages translate into savings for our valued customers.

    Contact information:

    Mike Stahl
    Director of Sales and Business Development
    Bionic Zoo& Aquarium, Inc.
    95 NW 13th Avenue
    Pompano Beach, FL 33069

    Phone: (954) 941-4665
    Fax: (954) 941-5252
    Cell: (954) 778-2047

  • Dolphin Research Center

    Dolphin Research Center

    Gain valuable, hands-on experience and earn a degree in Marine Mammal Behavior, Care and Training at Dolphin Research Center’s College of Marine Mammal Professions.  Visit the CMMP table at the IMATA Conference for more information about this unique, intensive program. Licensed by the Florida Commission of Independent Education, License No. 4766.

    Contact information:

    College of Marine Mammal Professions
    c/o Dolphin Research Center
    58901 Overseas Hwy, Grassy Key, FL, 33050
    Phone: 305-289-1121, ext. 222.

  • FareHarbor

  • McRoberts


    McRoberts Sales Co., Inc. specializes in the consolidation and distribution of frozen whole round fish, shrimp, and shellfish for the specific dietary needs of Marine Mammals in Zoos, Parks, and Aquariums.  With over 45 years of experience and multiple freezer locations, we have the resources to help your facility with any size order, anywhere in the world.

    Contact information:

    McRoberts Sales Co., Inc.
    Kathi Davis, President
    Phone: 813-645-2561
    Fax: 813-645-2565

  • Meridian Subtek

    Meridian Subtek

    Meridian SubTek designs and manufactures the world's finest diver operated underwater maintenance equipment. Meridian SubTek provides complete cleaning systems as well as professional service for all brands of underwater cleaning equipment. In addition to the maintenance equipment, Meridian SubTek designs and fabricates marine mammal enrichment toys.

    Contact information:

    Meridian SubTek
    7156 W. 127th St. Suite 105
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    Phone: 708-870-4977

  • Peppermint Narwhal

    Peppermint Narwhal

    At Peppermint Narwhal we have over 30 years of combined creative experience. Our company serves primarily theme parks, zoos, aquariums and animal-related properties and organizations. This is no surprise since our team is made of animal lovers and amusement park enthusiasts. We believe in the simple but important philosophy, ‘do what you love.’ Following our passion allows us to work more effectively with our clients. We share common interests and have a depth of knowledge that allows us to get on board quickly. We understand how to connect with the audience because we also represent it. By working on what we enjoy, we are able to learn more quickly, achieve greater innovation and challenge ourselves to a higher degree.

    Contact information:

    Peppermint Narwhal Creative
    242 Sharon Woods Rd.
    Wadsworth, OH 44281
    Phone: 300-962-3834