3 Weeks, 3 Soundings Trade Only Special Events


Soundings Trade Only announced it will host three special events in the next three weeks focused on women in the boating industry, new products entering the marine market, and intentional leadership, corporate culture and empowering the workforce.

Following the success of the June Women in the Industry event, tomorrow’s iteration of Women in the Industry Facebook Live event runs from 9 a.m.-9:30 a.m. ET and will feature guest speaker Alicia M. Rodriguez.

The event — sponsored by Sea-Tow, Mercury, MarineMax and Volvo Penta is “an opportunity for women to connect, learn and engage,” said Soundings Trade Only publisher Michele Goldsmith.

Click here to register for Women in the Industry.

Next on the calendar is Pitch the Pros event, set for Tues., Sept. 14, from 12 p.m.-1 p.m. The virtual, lunch ‘n’ learn event grants each company five minutes to pitch their latest products to the marine trade. Brunswick’s Advanced Systems Group, Dometic, Vetus, Raymarine, Imtra, Kicker, Discovery Battery, Smart Gyro, Mercury Marine and more are set to present.

Click here to register for Pitch the Pros.

And on Mon., Sept. 27, from 2 p.m.-5 p.m., live from the Marriott Water Street in Tampa, Fla., (across the street from the Tampa Convention Center where IBEX will start the next day), Soundings Trade Only will host the 2021 Leadership Summit. A reception and announcement of the winners of the Soundings Trade Only 2021 Most Innovative Marine Company Awards will immediately follow the summit.

The Summit will feature renowned business executive Dr. Balaji Krishnamurthy and the final hour will include an all-star marine industry CEO/president panel discussion, which includes: Bill Yeargin, CEO of Correct Craft; Brett McGill, CEO/president of MarineMax; Brett Dibkey, president of the Advanced Systems Group at Brunswick Corporation; Jeffrey Poole, president of Siren Marine; Martin Bjuve, president of Volvo Penta Americas; and Robert Oswell, founder & CEO of Roswell Marine and president of the Water Sports Industry Association.

The Soundings Trade Only 2021 Leadership Summit is sponsored by the Advanced Systems Group (ASG) of Brunswick Corporation, Correct Craft, MarineMax, Roswell Marine, Siren Marine and Volvo Penta Americas.

Register for the Leadership Summit as part of your IBEX registration or, for exhibitors, when you register your booth staff. Click here for more information. 


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