IBEX Announces 2010 Innovation Awards' Call For Entries


Entries are being accepted until Thursday, September 2 for the 2010 International BoatBuilders' Exhibition & Conference (IBEX) Innovation Awards.

The Innovation Awards' presentation will take place Tuesday, September 28 from 7:30 to 9:30 am during the annual Industry Awards Breakfast, with Awards' nominees on display throughout the show. The IBEX Innovation Awards will be presented in recognition of exceptionally innovative new marine equipment and processes in the OEM and aftermarket sector.

Innovation Award entries must include the following to be considered:

  • an e-mailed 150-word description of why the product is 'innovative'
  • an e-mailed high-resolution image of the product
  • nine packets mailed for the judges to learn about the product
  • a suggested retail price listed in the description of the product

All IBEX exhibitors (both NMMA member and non-member) are invited to enter if the product fits within the rules and regulations. For more information or to download the Innovation Awards' application form, click here or contact Melissa Gurniewicz at 312-946-6281.

The 20th annual IBEX show takes place September 28-30, 2010 in Louisville, KY. To learn more, visit IBEXShow.com.