Italian yacht designer honored for his work

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The Boating Pioneer 2010 award was presented to Italian yacht designer Gianni Zuccon at the Italian Marine Industry Association, UCINA-SATEC annual meeting held May 28-29 in Genoa, Italy.

Zuccon is an associate professor of industrial design at the Faculty of Architecture Ludovico Quaroni of the University of Rome. He has planned and designed industrial products for the yachting and transport industries for the last 30 years and has designed models for the Ferretti Group since 1990.

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