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Deadline nears for IBEX Innovation Award entries

The Aug. 26 deadline for entering the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference Innovation Awards is approaching.

The Aug. 26 deadline for entering the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference Innovation Awards is approaching.

Boating Writers International judges the contest. IBEX will take place Oct. 4-6 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Fla.

Award entries are spotlighted along Innovation Way, an area of the IBEX exhibit floor that displays products, company names and booth numbers. Complimentary booth signage announces that an exhibitor has products worthy of an award.

Winners will be recognized at the IBEX Industry Breakfast, which will be held Oct. 4 at 7:30 a.m. at a new location — the Tampa Waterside Marriott Hotel.

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