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Organizers name 2019 Newport International Boat Show a success

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced that, even with site changes and construction, the 2019 Show ended on a positive note. “Ticket sales were on par with last year, which was a banner year at NIBS,” said Nancy Piffard, show director, Newport Exhibition Group. “With the unique situation of non-gated exhibitor display space ...

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Newport Boat Show highlights new products

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced today the results of this year’s Newport For New Products™ (NFNP) Awards. Judged on Thursday during the show’s opening day and announced at an awards ceremony on Friday, September 13th, 2019. The fourteenth-annual NFNP winners are: Best New Electronics Product:            Garmin GPSMAP 86SCIBest New Boating Operation,Maintenance or Safety Product:        UGO ...

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Newport International Boat Show announces 2019 show partners and sponsors

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced today its line-up of sponsors for this year’s show. A number of premier companies have committed and will play instrumental roles in providing attendees with the most enjoyable boat show experience yet – from product samples to on-site financing. “The Newport International Boat Show offers a unique venue ...

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Newport International Boat Show accepting submissions for new products program

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, is accepting applications for its 2019 Newport For New Products (NFNP) Awards Program. In its fourteenth year and in partnership with leading national marine publications, NFNP is a highlight of the industry, helping to publicize what’s new and exciting for boaters. The program is open to domestic and foreign ...

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Newport International Boat Show teams up with 2019 charitable partner

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced today that the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Leukemia Cup Regatta is its official Charitable Partner for the 49th Annual Newport International Boat Show. The organization will receive complimentary exhibit space at the event and the opportunity to educate and share information regarding their important mission to cure ...

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Newport International Boat Show announces 2019 dates

Newport Exhibition Group announced today that its 49th Annual Newport International Boat Show will take place September 12 - 15, 2019 at the Newport Yachting Center in downtown Newport, Rhode Island. One of the largest in-water boat shows in the country and the premier show in New England, the Newport International Boat Show encompasses over 13 acres of Newport’s famed waterfront ...

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Newport International Boat Show announces plans for integrating hotel

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, have announced plans are underway for integrating the boat show with the new Hammetts Wharf Hotel. “Over the past few months, we have received many questions about the boutique hotel being constructed on a portion of the Newport Yachting Center site and its effect on the Newport International ...

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Newport International Boat Show organizers provide activities update

Newport Exhibition Group has provided an activities update for the 48th Annual Newport International Boat Show, Sept. 13-16. The largest boat show in New England and the ‘kick-off’ to the fall show season, the show provides visitors from around the world a venue to see the latest boats and product offerings from hundreds of manufacturers and dealers, including dozens debuting ...

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Newport International Boat Show will feature industry breakfast

The annual Industry Partnership Breakfast during the Newport International Boat Show will start at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15. Sponsored by Gowrie Group, the breakfast will include an informative panel with up and coming industry leaders. Clean Ocean Access Executive Director Dave McLaughlin will monitor the panel, which will focus on environmental stewardship: how important it is to a younger ...

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Newport International Boat Show provides hurricane assistance

The Newport International Boat Show has committed $15,000 to various organizations helping to assist those in the Caribbean islands affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. “Our industry is like a tight knit family, when a disaster like this impacts so many lives, it affects us all," said Nancy Piffard, show director. "We are collaborating with on-the-ground organizations that are delivering ...

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