Owners & Producers

Owners & Producers

Owners & Producers

IBEX, now powered globally by METSTRADE, is owned and produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and RAI Amsterdam, producer of METSTRADE. IBEX is the largest technical trade event for the marine industry in North America. For boatbuilders, designers, repairers, surveyors, and boatyard/marine operators, marine dealers, retailers, aftermarket suppliers and buyers, IBEX is the single source for the latest boatbuilding technologies, tools, and materials. Learn more at www.ibexshow.com.


NMMA is the leading trade organization for the North American recreational boating industry. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, marine accessories and gear used by millions of boaters in North America. The association serves its members and their sales and service networks by improving the business environment for recreational boating including providing domestic and international sales and marketing opportunities, reducing unnecessary government regulation, decreasing the cost of doing business, and helping grow boating participation. As the largest producer of boat and sport shows in the U.S., NMMA connects the recreational boating industry with the boating consumer year-round. Learn more at www.nmma.org.

RAI Amsterdam is an international exhibition and convention company which organizes events in the Netherlands and abroad and operates the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre in the Zuidas business district of Amsterdam. The RAI welcomes around 1.5 million visitors a year to approximately 500 events such as exhibitions, conventions and corporate and other events. The company also provides event-related services to organizers, exhibitors, and visitors. For more information, visit www.rai.nl.

Contact Information

Anne Dunbar, Show Director

716–662–4708 • anne@ibexshow.com

Tina Sanderson,

North American Sales Director

843-936-6112 • tina@ibexshow.com

Kate Holden, Marketing Director

207-221-6651 • kate@ibexshow.com

Sarah Devlin, Education Director

207-221-6652 • sarah@ibexshow.com

Roland IJzer, International Sales Manager

+31 6 386 82 103 • r.ijzer@rai.nl

Eline Heemstra,
International Pavilions Manager

+31 6 11 03 90 53 • e.heemstra@rai.nl

Joanne Miller, Registration Manager

312-946-6245 • jmiller@nmma.org

Nick Ligammari, Director of Operations

312-946-6279 • nligammari@nmma.org

Courtney Erhardt, Operations Manager

312–946–6237 • cerhardt@nmma.org

Rachel Harmon, Project Manager

312–946–6247 • rharmon@nmma.org

Nadia Martinez,

Special Project Coordinator

954–441–3222 • nmartinez@nmma.org

Andrew Golden, Rushton Gregory,

PR/Media Relations

617-413-6521 • agolden@rushtongregory.com

The IBEX Show Directory is produced and published by TRMG

Alisdair Martin, TRMG

847-868-1810 • alisdair@trmgllp.com

IBEX is owned and produced by:

National Marine Manufacturers Association

231 S. LaSalle Street, Ste. 2050

Chicago, IL 60604


RAI Amsterdam

Postbus 77777

NL 1070 MS Amsterdam

The Netherlands

+31 (0) 20 549 12 12

The official contractor for IBEX 2019 is Shepard Exposition Services.

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