iboats.com Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary!
iboats.com, one of the leading Internet boating web sites is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this month. Founded in October 1998, iboats.com went “live” on the Internet in February of 1999 with a singular vision to become the premiere site for everything boating. The company has remained true to this goal and today focuses on parts and accessories E-commerce, new and used boat listings for hundreds of boat retailers and features the largest online boating community.
Over the last 10 years iboats.com has served out over one billion web pages to tens of millions of individual boaters. Also during this time, iboats.com has enjoyed some exciting national recognition for their rapid growth and successful business model during their first decade in business. In 2004 iboats was named the 48th fastest revenue growing privately held company in America by Inc 500. They have consistently been recognized on Inc Magazine lists every subsequent year. They have also been named the fastest growing private company in the state of Utah.
As consumers turn to the Internet for both information and community, the forums on iboats.com have also enjoyed incredible growth. “Our forums have helped literally tens of millions of boaters connect with other boaters to get help and information from everything from boating usage basics to much more technical diagnostic help.” Vassel continued, “To date we have over 142,000 registered members who have posted 2 million times discussing their knowledge of and passion for boating. A lot of people are helping out their fellow boaters on the web!”
iboats.com will we celebrating their 10 year anniversary all throughout 2009 with special events, promotions, giveaways, and fun. Check back often to see what anniversary event we happen to be celebrating each month.