IBEX Innovation Awards open

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The 2018 Innovation Awards winners.

The 2018 Innovation Awards winners.

The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition Innovation Awards is open for entries. The program is managed by the National Marine Manufacturers Association and judged by Boating Writers International and recognizes manufacturers and suppliers for new, innovative products.

Entry will close August 30 and winners will be announced during the Industry Breakfast that will take place on the opening day of IBEX, October 1 in the Grand Ballroom at the Tampa Waterside Marriott Hotel. Participants are encouraged to buy tickets to the industry breakfast because they are not included with the entry. Tickets are available during the IBEX registration process.

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