CHICAGO – The National Marine Manufacturers Association is now accepting entries for the 2011 International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference (IBEX) Innovation Awards, which will be presented during the show’s annual Industry Breakfast on Monday, Oct. 17, according to a NMMA release.
According to the release, Up to 13 new products and one Environmental Award will be recognized at IBEX 2011. Companies may submit products in the following categories:
Boatbuilding Methods & Materials
Deck Equipment and Hardware
Furnishings & Interior Parts
Propulsion Parts, Propellers
Boat Care and Maintenance
Trailers, Parts and Trailer Accessories
Deadline for submissions is Sept. 20. IBEX Innovation Awards are judged by Boating Writers International; winners will be on display throughout IBEX on Oct. 17-19.