Confirmed as Official Sponsors of The Boardwalk London Boat Show 2012

by | Nov 22, 2011 |, News, Press Release, the largest website for the marine industry and owned by Boats Group, today announced that it is sponsoring the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show’s most popular attraction, the Boardwalk in January 2012.

The announcement comes following the launch of the new, which has launched websites across Europe, and is now positioned as the leading online marketplace for buying or selling a boat. Its acquisition of in June 2011 makes it the largest website of its kind with over 650,000 boats for sale worth over €135 billion in 173 countries.

Through its sponsorship of the Boardwalk at the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show, is providing a branded, hospitality lounge area for the dealers who have decided to take advantage of the great offering that the Boardwalk brings, by allowing them to cost-effectively and easily display their boats for sale. The Boardwalk, which has been designed to look like a marina, allows visitors to view the boats as if they were in the water. The Boardwalk attraction was introduced to the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show in 2011 and has been reported as the highest trafficked area of the show by National Boat Shows.

“Enhancing the direct relationship between boat dealers and boat owners is a key component of the suite of products and services we provide,” said Julian Gowing, general manager Europe, when making the announcement. “’s sponsorship of the Boardwalk and hospitality area provides a highly targeted experience for dealers and owners alike in an informal and friendly setting.”

Boats Group offers its customers and end users access to the largest network of buyers and sellers in the marine industry – resulting in highly targeted and unmatched results. The company’s commitment to the industry is apparent in the leads and sales they help generate for dealers, brokers and manufacturers. Their aggressive development of new products helps more than 3.2 million consumers easily find and purchase inventory around the world.

The 2012 Tullett Prebon London Boat Show takes place at Excel London Jan 6th – 15th.


Press contact:
Name: Sarah Simmons
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