Algarve, Portugal 14-19 October 2018

Sponsor List

We would like to thank each of the following facilities, companies  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.




  • Animal Necessity

    Animal Necessity

    Animal Necessity strives to help animals live healthier lives, by providing a comprehensive approach to wellness. Now in its 13th year, AN incorporates current nutritional research, with pharmaceutical-grade raw materials, to formulate natural products of therapeutic quality. Our worldwide team of veterinarians and PhD researchers drive advancement in animal healthcare by developing products utilizing the most up to date scientific methods.

  • McRoberts Sales Co., Inc.

    McRoberts Sales Co., Inc.

    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.

  • Parlevliet & van der Plas B.V.

    Parlevliet & van der Plas B.V.

    “From Catch to delivery “ – our products are present in all the major fish consuming markets , we do deliver different types of fish to Zoos and dolphinariums.

    We are a member of IMATA, visit our site on :

    Sales Contact :

    Mrs. Mieke Leuning



    The Netherlands



  • Peppermint Narwhal

    Peppermint Narwhal

    Peppermint Narwhal - Conservation Through Creativity.

    A Creative Agency that  shares your passion for animals.


  • 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.

  • FareHarbor


    FareHarbor is a powerful reservation system designed for tour & activity businesses of all sizes. Built to bring ease and efficiency to every aspect of your business, you'll find all the tools you need to manage your day-to-day on one central dashboard. Use any device to collect customer information, sign digital waivers, or securely accept payment at the industry-low credit card rate of 1.9% + 30 cents per transaction. Do it all with 24/7 support from our friendly customer success team.

  • Georgia Aquarium

    Georgia Aquarium

     Georgia Aquarium is the world’s largest aquarium with more than 10 million gallons of water. Georgia Aquarium is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to being a global leader in research and conservation programs that mirror the unique and amazing animals seen within the facility. Since its founding, Georgia Aquarium has been committed to inspiring current and future generations. The six distinct galleries within Georgia Aquarium depict different aquatic habitats, ranging from arctic to tropical waters, featuring the largest collection of aquatic animals.

    Contact information:

    Georgia Aquarium
    225 Baker Street NW
    Atlanta, GA 30313
    Phone: 404-581-4000


  • Dolphin Research Center Training Institute

    Dolphin Research Center Training Institute

    The Dolphin Research Center Training Institute (DRCTI), formerly College of Marine Mammal Professions, was established by Dolphin Research Center (DRC) in 2012 in response to the limited availability of licensed  professional educational programs that prepare individuals for careers regarding the behavior, care and training of marine mammals. Currently the Training Institute offers an Occupational Associate's Degree in Marine Mammal Behavior, Care and Training, with the intention of expanding and offering other degrees within the field of marine mammal professions.

    The Dolphin Research Center Training Institute is licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education, License No. 4766.

  • SAIC


    Scientific, engineering, and technology applications company.

  • Doug and Cheryl Messinger

    Doug and Cheryl Messigner

  • Outernet Technologies