Nominations sought for Innovation Awards at IBEX

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The National Marine Manufacturers Association announced that entries are being accepted for the 2011 International BoatBuilders' Exhibition & Conference Innovation Awards.

The awards presentation takes place Oct. 17 during the show’s annual Industry Breakfast.

IBEX Innovation Awards are judged by Boating Writers International in recognition of innovative new marine equipment and processes in the OEM and aftermarket sector and will be on display during IBEX. It runs from Oct. 17-19 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky.

The NMMA and BWI will recognize as many as 13 new products and present an Environmental Award at IBEX 2011.

The submission deadline is Sept. 20. application forms can be downloaded at IBEXShow.com. Contact Melissa Gurniewicz at (312) 946-6281 or mgurnie@nmma.org for information.

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