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Progressive Insurance

The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies (collectively, “Progressive Insurance”)  is a leader in boat insurance and the largest seller of personal watercraft insurance in the U.S. It offers flexible, year-round coverage so boaters can go wherever they choose, whenever they choose and have peace of mind they're protected. Specialty coverages, which vary by state, include On-Water TowingRoadside AssistancePersonal EffectsTotal Loss Replacement, and Pet Injury.



After nearly a century, BMW's largest factory is now right here in the USA. Powered by the strength of American manufacturing, the plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina is producing thousands of jobs and almost half a million vehicles a year, with further expansions already planned for the coming years. The Ultimate Driving Machine is now an American export. Visit your local area Tampa Bay center and test drive a BMW today and see our full 2017-18 models.  

Come on out and test drive the latest BMW models this year!  Test drives will take place outside the Channel entrance of the convention center, come experience what The Ultimate Driving Machine is all about!


Discover Boating

Life is better with a boat! Whether you’re new to boating or are just looking for more ways to make the most of your time on the water, DiscoverBoating.com is your one-stop resource for information about boats and the boating lifestyle.

Visit DiscoverBoating.com to get your FREE copy of  “A Beginner's Guide to Boating". 


NMMA Certified boats are built by manufacturers who go the extra mile to ensure systems safety. With a certified boat you can be confident that the quality and safety features of your boat meet voluntary industry safety and construction standards, as well as all applicable federal regulations.

NMMA Certified

Tampa Bay Business & Wealth

Tampa Bay Business & Wealth (TBBW) magazine is the leading provider and trusted resource for business leaders affecting change in the Tampa Bay region. TBBW delivers in-depth reporting – with a distinct local perspective – on topics that make a difference in our community. Our wealth coverage will not only provide information for high net worth investors, but will also spotlight the emerging angel investor, venture capital, private equity and hedge fund ecosystem in Tampa Bay.