Many power boats docked next to a large building

Connect with the IBEX Community

IBEX 365 Advertising Opportunities

IBEX is North America’s most influential marine industry trade event and the gateway to the U.S. recreational marine market–the largest boatbuilding market in the world.

blue graphic swoosh

Boatbuilders and other industry professionals rely on IBEX to learn about new product development and to make buying decisions. 79% OF VISITORS will make buying decisions based on what they see at IBEX.


Exhibiting companies now have access to more customers than ever before with IBEX 365—the digital version of our pinnacle trade event—a year-round resource offering targeted industry exposure.

Reach IBEX 365’s qualified and engaged community through promotion of new product news, company announcements, and educational demos and webinars.

Group of men and women on a power boat in a warm climate listening to a male in center of image

IBEX 365 & Online Search

  • Optimized for placement in search engines
  • Indexed and searchable for future traffic
  • Elevated exposure with IBEX’s high industry rank on Google
  • Unlimited exposure as web traffic continues to grow


  • Exposure in the IBEX 365 newsletter email highlight section
  • Be seen by IBEX’s engaged audience and drive traffic to your branded page
  • Banner and Anchor Sponsor advertising opportunities available
Three men around a table listening to one man explain a concept
Six men in chairs on a stage in front of a seated audience

IBEX 365 Social media

  • Optimized hashtags generated to maximize the reach of branded social media posts
  • Tagged and linked to company’s social media account
  • Drive targeted traffic to company social channels and IBEX 365 brand page
  • Includes image, messaging, and link to IBEX 365 brand page
  • Share IBEX 365 post to company social media with IBEX branding


IBEX 365 connects buyers and suppliers, bringing the business conducted on-site to an online platform, available 24-hours a day, 365-days a year:

  • Access the qualified IBEX Community via email newsletters, social media, and
  • Expand exposure for your brand and product beyond your on-site booth
  • Attract more leads and sales
  • Leverage your exhibitor status beyond the 3 day live event

IBEX’s Qualified Industry Database

Over 40,000 qualified industry contacts and growing!

IBEX's Qualified Industry Database: 33% Boat Manufacturer / Boatbuilder

31% Marine Services
9% Distributor/Wholesaler
7% Marine Retailer/Dealer
5% Manufacturer’s Rep Group
5% Boatyard / Repair / Maintenance
3% Marine Association / Education / School / Training
2% Industry Services
2% Boat Design / Surveying / Consultancy
2% Government Agency, Military, Law Enforcement
1% Media


Get industry exposure through organic search traffic, category search, and lifetime indexing:

89,000+ Users (+14%)
345,000+ Pageviews (+111%)
2:10 Average Session (+87%)
Organic Traffic (+170%)
Email Traffic (+220%)
Direct Traffic (+120%)
Social Traffic (+44%)
Paid Traffic (+204%)


Email newsletters are sent to marine industry professionals who have opted-in to IBEX’s GDPR compliant database:

40,000+ Subscribers and Growing
20% Open Rate
12% Click Through Rate (+87%)

* Percentages indicate year-over-year growth




Branded Landing Page

Dedicate an entire web page to your brand or product with IBEX 365. We offer three different branded landing page options to showcase your content to our audience:

News Article Page

Header Image
Company Logo and Profile
Download Links
Direct Email Link
Social Network Links
Video Link
News Article, 1,000 Words or Less

See a live News Article Page

Tech Talk Webinar*

Header Image
Company Logo & Profile
Social Network Links
Direct Email Link For Leads
Presenter Headshot/Bio
Description or Paragraph, 500 Words or Less

See a live Tech Talk Webinar

Visual Brand Page

Header Image
Company Logo & Profile
2 Video
4 Photos
Direct Email Link
Social Network Links
Description or Paragraph, 250 Words or Less

* IBEX will host webinar and manage registration, all content including presentation and speakers provided by exhibiting company.


IBEX 365 packages include the branded landing page with social media posts and inclusion in the 365 newsletters. Each package is discounted for maximum exposure and big savings. You may choose any combination of News Article, Tech Talk Webinar, and/or Visual Brand pages.

Gold Package $25,000

12 Branded Landing Pages (1/month)
12 Social Media Posts
12 IBEX 365 Newsletters

Silver Package $15,000

6 Branded Landing Pages
6 Social Media Posts
6 IBEX 365 Newsletters

Bronze Package $10,000

3 Branded Landing Pages
3 Social Media Posts
3 IBEX 365 Newsletters

Single Page $4,995

1 Branded Landing Pages
1 Social Media Posts
1 IBEX 365 Newsletters


Product Highlights $2,500

Product Highlights offer IBEX 365 exposure with less cost. All Product Highlights are shared on social media and in an IBEX 365 newsletter special section. These fixed format ads include the following:

  • Company name
  • Product name and image
  • Short product description
  • Direct website and email links
ICYMI – Boost Your Presence $1,500

Available to past advertisers, have your advertising shared again on social media and in the IBEX 365 newsletter in the ICYMI special section. This is a great opportunity to maximize your exposure.

Anchor Exhibitors $3,500/year

Include your hyperlinked company logo on every page on the IBEX website and in the Anchor Exhibitors section of all IBEX 365 E-newsletters. Limited to 10 companies

Email Banner Advertising $1,000/month SOLD

Include your hyperlinked banner ad in the IBEX
365 newsletters. Limited to 2 per month

Website Banner Advertising $1,000/month

Include your hyperlinked banner ad on the IBEX Show website. Limited to 2 per month


TINA SANDERSON | Sales Director | 843-936-6112 |

FREDERIKE VOLMER | International Sales | +31 638 787 686 |