In September in Louisville, IBEX will celebrate its 25th show as the charging station for the industry’s brightest min...more
Planning swings into high gear and work continues at new venue while lawyers debate legal challenges...more
Attendance at the fast-growing show was up 17 percent and many of those people were buyers...more
Shows are perhaps the premier staging site for selling and buying boats. Builders from across the country and around the world deliver their best and newest boats, electronic equipment, engines and supplies to a prime location so boaters can see, inspect and perhaps make a deal to buy them. Whether the location is a glamorous site such as Miami Beach or a small, local venue, shows are where builders and consumers connect.
An environmental protest to oppose the Miami International Boat Show — which organizers said would draw thousands of people to Virginia Key — wound up with only a few dozen people showing up to wave banners.
The French Riviera is known for attracting some of the world’s most glamorous people and most of the world’s most outrageous superyachts during the Cannes Film Festival.
The seventh annual Jersey Shore Boat Sale & Expo is scheduled for Sept. 18-20 at FirstEnergy Park in Lakewood.
Sail America said the Strictly Sail Pacific Boat Show, the largest and oldest in-water sailboat show on the West Coast, will move to the Craneway Pavilion and Marina Bay Yacht Harbor in Richmond, Calif., in April.
Fueled by an improving economy, manufacturers are using IBEX now more than ever to introduce new products and the technology behind them, says Anne Dunbar, IBEX show director. “Companies are investing in a lot of R&D,” says Dunbar. “And you will see the result at IBEX. Everybody is sort of back in the game —…more
British luxury performance motoryacht builder Sunseeker International will have eight yachts on display at the Cannes Yachting Festival in September and will mark an important milestone for the brand.
For three days this fall, boatbuilders and marine industry professionals will have access to a seminar series offering everything from fundamental skills to cutting-edge advanced training at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference.
The Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Sept. 17-20 Newport International Boat Show in Rhode Island, announced plans for the 2015 state-of-the-industry press conference.
Organizers of the Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show said the 13th annual event attracted thousands of visitors last weekend to Rockland.
Florida’s $18,000 cap on sales tax for yacht purchases was a boon to buyers and the South Florida marine industry, but there were unintended consequences. The cap made yachts hailing from Florida targets in the eyes of state tax authorities elsewhere on the East Coast.