Producers of the International BoatBuilders' Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) announced that Anne Dunbar has been appointed Show Director. The annual show, to be held October 2 to 4 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, is owned and organized by National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and Professional BoatBuilder magazine.
"Anne's dedicated leadership of the IBEX Show and the IBEX team will take IBEX to new heights to best serve the needs of the recreational boating industry,” said NMMA President, Thom Dammrich. “Anne's total focus on the needs of IBEX exhibitors and attendees will assure that IBEX continues to serve the most vital industry needs in the years ahead.'
Dunbar has more than 25 years of work experience in the marine industry in sales and marketing. She has been the Marketing Director of IBEX since 2001. Her previous jobs in the industry included advertising sales and management positions with several marine trade publications as well as associate publisher of Professional BoatBuilder and WoodenBoat magazines.