iboats.com Boat Engine Forums Achieve Major Milestone

Press Release | July 30, 2001

Salt Lake City: iboats.com today announced that their Online Boat Engines Forum, with thousands of members, has surpassed the 10,000 posts mark, clearly positioning it as the single most powerful online tool to help the marine industry and boating public with boat engine repair questions and maintenance problems.

"We're excited that this free tool has become such a robust resource for the marine industry and boating consumers," said Bruno Vassel III, President and CEO of iboats.com. "This forum allows industry experts and repair specialists to link up with consumers to help answer almost any engine-related question."

"The iboats.com forums are yet another unique element in iboats.com's position as the clear leader in helping build the sales and profits of marine retailers online while also supporting the boating public," Vassel continued.

"The real power of these forums is the group of highly competent individuals who give freely of their time and advice to provide the expert information people need to resolve their boating-related issues."

The comment of Phil, from Lorain, Ohio, is typical of the many comments iboats has received which praise the Engine Forum, "I'm so glad there's a boating site with an Engine Forum section such as this one! Don't change a thing."

The iboats.com Boat Engine Forum can be accessed by clicking on the Boat Engine Forum link under the "Community" heading at www.iboats.com, or directly by entering www.iboats.com/forums/boat_engines/ into the address bar of a browser.

Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, iboats.com is the leader in helping marine retailers build their sales and profits online. The company offers retailers the tools they need to sell more boats through providing online boat listings, a complete Web site and a fully-stocked online store very economically. Founded in 1998, iboats.com owns and operates over 500 marine-oriented Web sites, in addition to managing the hundreds of sites of their marine retail partners. For further information, iboats.com can be contacted toll-free at 1-800-869-1686.