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Steady crowds, encouraging sales reported at Discover Boating New York and Louisville Shows

by National Marine Manufacturers Association 2 Feb 12:27 PST
Discover Boating New York and Louisville Shows © National Marine Manufacturers Association

In partnership with Progressive Insurance, the Discover Boating New York Boat Show and Discover Boating Louisville Boat, RV & Sportshow wrapped on Sunday, January 28, drawing steady crowds and intent boating and outdoors enthusiasts, with several exhibitors reporting quality traffic, new leads, and sales. The New York Boat Show attracted more than 27,000 attendees, and more than 23,000 cruised into Louisville to visit the annual sportshow.

Dave Schmitt with Buster's Marine and New York exhibitor said, "It's been a great boat show, beating our 2024 expectations."

Angelo Costanza with Blue Marlin Boats echoed Schmitt saying, "We're really happy with the results from this year. It's been a wonderful show."

Out of Louisville, Jason Timberlake with Still Lake Marine said, "As always, the show was an amazing experience...Saturday was crazy busy, with great sales! We've had a great show and definitely want more space next year."

Steve Webb with Admirals Anchor Marine said, "Boat sales exceeded our expectations; it was a great show for us!"

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