ISS hands out annual awards

The International Superyacht Society announced the winners of its 2015 Design and Leadership Awards.
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The International Superyacht Society announced the winners of its 2015 Design and Leadership Awards at the 25th anniversary awards gala Wednesday night in Fort Lauderdale.

Leadership awards went to:

  • 2015 Excellence in Innovation — THEOcare Hygiene GmbH
  • 2015 Business Person of the Year — Timothy Hodgdon, Hodgdon Yachts
  • 2015 Distinguished Crew Award — M/Vs Dragonfly and Umbra for relief work in Vanuatu
  • 2015 Leadership Award — Tim Heywood, Tim Heywood Designs
  • 2015 ISS Fabien Cousteau Blue Award — Khaled bin Sultan, Living Oceans Foundation

Design awards went to:

  • Best Sail 24-40m — Win Win, Baltic, 33.04m, Javier Jaudenes, Design Unlimited
  • Best Sail 40m+ — Elfie, Royal Huisman, 52.3m, Hoek Design NA, Redman Whitely Dixon/ POD Interior Style
  • Best Refit — Tabitha, MB92/Krupp, 80m, Cox & Stevens, Jon Bannenberg
  • Best Power 24-40m — Taransay, Rossi Navi, 39m, Studio Tassin
  • Best Power 40-65m — Kiss, Feadship, 46.6m, Dubois NA, Redman Whitely Dixon
  • Best Power 65m+ — Grace E, Picchiotti, 73m, Vitruvius, Philippe Briand
  • Best Interior — Elfie, Redman Whitely, Dixon/POD Interior Style

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