BOARDS & WAVES EXPO to be sold-out for its inaugural consumer surf event in Daytona Beach

Jacksonville Beach, FL—-June 5, 2008—-Global Wave Ventures announced today that the first annual Boards & Waves Expo on July 12 and 13, 2008 will be sold-out with surfboard, blank, fin, accessory, and surf art exhibitors. The two-day event will be held at the newly-remodeled Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center on the beach.

Shaping demonstrations, surfboard painting & art by Drew Brophy, the Young Guns of Foam featuring today’s up-and-coming shapers, seminars with top shapers and Surfline’s Mike Watson, StandUpPaddle demos, beach- and ocean-inspired artwork, free product giveaways including surfboards, and more will highlight this Expo open to the public. The Boards & Waves Expo will allow consumers the unique opportunity to talk face-to-face with over 50 of the industry’s top shapers, fin designers, foam & accessory manufacturers, local surf retailers, pro & amateur surfers, and more in a fun, friendly, and informative environment. Some of the key exhibitors to date include Rusty Surfboards, Firewire Surfboards, Ricky Carroll Surfboards, Viking Surfboards, Orion Surfboards, Wooster Surfboards, Madden Surfboards, FCS, Ice9 Foamworks, Rainbow Fins, and more.

Admission is $5.00 daily (under 12 free); a portion of the proceeds will benefit the local Surfrider Foundation chapters.

Please tell your friends and fellow surfers about this exciting Expo on July 12 and 13th in Daytona Beach!

About Global Wave Ventures:
With offices in San Clemente, CA and Jacksonville Beach, FL, Global Wave Ventures is a business management, leadership, and consulting firm dedicated to the PROFITABILITY & SUCCESS of specialty retailers, manufacturers, and brands.
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