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IBEX 2011: Innovation Awards handed out

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Thirteen marine manufacturers were honored this morning for innovative achievement by the National Marine Manufacturers Association and Boating Writers International at the IBEX Innovation Awards in Louisville, Ky.

Eleven winning companies received 2011 IBEX Innovation Awards and two received honorable mentions during the annual IBEX Industry Breakfast at the Kentucky Exposition Center.

“The winners recognized at IBEX today are a testament to the ongoing commitment to boating ingenuity necessary to the future of our industry,” NMMA president Thom Dammrich noted. “It’s encouraging to see companies focus their efforts on forward-thinking solutions to help consumers and further the industry, and I’m excited to see how these products adapt in the market.”

Click here for the full release with a complete list of winners.

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