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FLIBS hosts presidential election straw poll for charity

On November 5, a straw poll at the 57th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) will gauge which candidate has the lead in the presidential race. Attendees at the show will have the opportunity to purchase red or blue cookies in the "Sink or Float" cookie poll and show their preference for the Democratic or Republican nominees. Proceeds from ...

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Albemarle introducing 29 Express at FLIBS

Albemarle Boats is set to debut its newest model, the 29 Express at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show next week. “The 29 is the newest addition to our line-up of Yamaha outboard powered express boats,” said Albemarle General Manager Burch Perry. “It is unique in that it offers the ultimate in hardcore fishing amenities and the comforts of home in ...

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Marine Marketers of America to premiere New Markets educational module at FLIBS

Marine Marketers of America will host its bi-annual general membership luncheon on Thursday, Nov, 3 from 12 – 1:30 p.m. during the Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show, featuring special keynote presenter Thom Dammrich of the NMMA who will present the new industry educational training module, “Proven Strategies for Engaging New Markets.” The presentation, produced by the Recreational Boating Leadership Council’s ...

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Three Princess Yachts to make North American debut at FLIBS

Join Princess Yachts America will showcase 13 yachts, including three making their debut at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show next month. The three new yachts are the Princess 49 with IPS, V58 Deck Saloon and the 75 Motor Yacht. Information from Princess on the three yachts appears below: Princess 49 Flybridge "Cutting through the waves or cruising at highly ...

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Catamaran Cove returns to FLIBS

Following great feedback from the inaugural gathering of multi-hulled vessels at Pier 66 during last year's Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), Catamaran Cove returns this year with a wide variety of catamarans from many of the industry's builders. Included among approximately 20 catamarans set to be on display at the 57th edition of the largest in-water boat show in ...

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New food options for 57th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

At the 57th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, this year’s food and beverage selections at the concessions area located at the Bahia Mar marina – the show's main location – will be presented by Great Performances, a New York City-based catering and special event company and the official caterer for other notable events including the Miami Open tennis tournament ...

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Weekly 5: FLIBS plans improvements for 2016

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every week on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. FLIBS plans improvements for 2016 Attendees and exhibitors at this fall's Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show should see some improvements in display space, food and more, show organizers ...

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New study highlights economic impact of FLIBS

The Marine Industries Association of South Florida and Show Management, the owners and producers of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, respectively, announced the results of an economic impact study conducted by Thomas J. Murray & Associates in conjunction with the University of Florida. The study concluded that the 56th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) contributed $857 million ...

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FLIBS site renovation plans scrapped

Plans to redevelop the site of the Fort Lauderdale have fallen apart, raising questions about the future of the show in Fort Lauderdale, the Sun Sentinel reported. TRR Bahia Mar LLC, a partnership among Tate Capital, Rok Acquisition, Rialto Capital Management and RCI Marine, announced plans last year to redevelop the Bahia Mar Resort & Marina, site of the show, ...

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