The Palm Beach International Boat Show is one of the top five boat shows in the country. Held annually in March, it features more than $1 billion worth of boats, yachts and accessories from the world’s leading marine manufacturers.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The number of new boats in the water is up 12 percent from last year at the 2014 Palm Beach International Boat Show, Show Management CEO Efrem “Skip” Zimbalist III told about 75 members of the media today on the first day of the show.
Turnout and display space increased at the fast-growing show and exhibitors say sales activity was brisk The tire-kickers apparently stayed home for this year’s Palm Beach International Boat Show, as manufacturers and brokerages reported strong sales activity and a high number of “quality” consumers. “I heard it is growing at a rapid rate,” said Jeff…more
The Palm Beach International Boat Show continued to grow, attracting more than $1 billion worth of yachts, boats and accessories this year. The 28th annual show, which took place March 21-24, saw attendance rise 3.7 percent. In-water boat displays were up 27.7 percent and the land display area increased by 21.8 percent, including an expansion…more
Organizers of the Palm Beach International Boat Show say attendance increased by 3.7 percent from last year, and manufacturers and brokerages are reporting that sales were strong. Denison Yacht Sales sold two boats a Beneteau 34 GT (Gran Turismo) and a 52 Buddy Davis sportfish, and qualified clients are interested in two of the…more
It was a weekend when mahogany memories were made. At the 28th Palm Beach International Boat Show, retro runabouts, commuters and cruisers held a strong presence on the docks. The brightwork on Ramp 9 gleamed from boats by Grand-Craft, ONeill Craft and Vicems Windsor Craft. ONeill Craft showed two vessels Little Queen Bee and…more
Dealers, vendors and manufacturers say the Palm Beach International Boat Show got off to a strong start Thursday with a healthy crowd of “quality” customers. Exhibitors met show-goers with high-end merchandise to appease an audience that includes buyers of high-end boats and engines, electronics, gear and supplies. “We’ve been here the last three years,” Garmin…more
This will be the largest Palm Beach International Boat Show since 2008, with healthy increases in the number of boats and the size of the display area, Efrem “Skip” Zimbalist III, CEO of Active Interest Media and Show Management, producer of the four-day event, said Thursday. AIM also owns Soundings Trade Only. “Needless to say,…more
Today marks a milestone for the Palm Beach International Boat Show: the first live streaming broadcast from the show, beginning at 2 p.m. Boat Show Radio Network, presented by the AIM Marine Group, will be streamed online at www.aimmarinegroup.tv today, Friday and Saturday. Each broadcast will begin at 2 p.m. and last until about 4…more