January 14-16 2016


Premier Buyers Club

Become a Member of PBC

Members of the Premier Buyers Club (also known as “PBC”) are Surf Expo’s most loyal buyers and retailers. Some have been attending Surf Expo since the very beginning, back in 1976. They know Surf Expo has the right product for their markets, and they are longstanding veterans, in many cases the cornerstones, of our various industries.

Surf Expo Premier Buyer's Club Lounge and members

Benefits to PBC Members:

PBC Lounge Access

PBC Members have exclusive access to the PBC Lounge located conveniently next to the Registration Counter on the main concourse. Need a place to do a quick order off the floor? Take a moment and take a load off!

PBC Lounge Features

  • Coffee in the AM, lemonade in the PM! Stop by for a quick pick-me-up in the mornings or a refresh in the afternoon.
  • Snacks and grab-n-go fruit will be available to the earliest of birds
  • WiFi
  • Dedicated Registration stations for easy badge pickup
  • Workstation to print boarding passes and the like
  • Quickest access to the Buyer Relations Team, (their office will be in the lounge)

Exclusive Show Benefits and Giveaways

As a PBC member you will also receive benefits reserved only for you, including free parking on the last day of the show. Pick up your pass in the PBC Lounge.

How to Qualify

The Premier Buyers Club is reserved for Surf Expo’s most loyal buyers and retailers. To qualify a retailer must:
Attend 8 consecutive shows
———- or ———-
Attend 4 consecutive Markets (an example is the global Wake market that is only represented at the September show)

Questions about Surf Expo? The Buyer Relations Team is here to help!

Steven Fisher Kathy Wilkie
Steven “Fish” Fisher
Sr. Buyer Relations Manager

Kathy Wilkie
Relations Manager
Resort, Swim, Boutique, Coastal Gift & Souvenir