Presenting the ShowBoats Design Awards 2010 Finalists
Having received over 200 nominations for the ShowBoats Design Awards, our team of international editors were set the challenging task of refining this impressive list to a group of outstanding finalists. The nominations included the year’s most notable examples of superyacht design and craftsmanship. All qualifying yachts were delivered during 2009 and have a length overall in excess of 30 metres.
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This impressive collection of finalist designs will be scrutinised by our independent panel of judges, all of whom have expert knowledge in their fields. This distinguished group includes superyacht owners, internationally renowned designers and industry professionals.
The ShowBoats Design Awards 2010 Judges are:
Ed Barber - Designer, Barber Osgerby
Michael & Bettina Bradfield - Project managers
Captain Magic - Owner of Sea Force One
Giorgetto Giugiaro - Designer, ItalDesign Giugiaro
Ron Holland - Yacht Designer, Ron Holland Design
Kathryn Ireland - Interior Designer
Dan Jackson - Manager of J-Class yacht Ranger & M/Y Vita
Thomas Kjaerholm - Kjaerholm Productions
Evan K. Marshall - Yacht Designer
Paul Sherrill - Solis Betancourt
Chef Peter Quarrie - Galley Solutions
Linda von Allmen - Owner of Linda Lou
Hugh Welbourn - Naval Architect
Click here to view profiles of all the judges
The Judges’ Meeting will take place on 23 June in Monaco. Roger Lean-Vercoe, editor of The Superyachts, will chair the meeting at the Hotel de Paris where a day of deliberation will conclude with the selection of the most outstanding design in each category.
The winning designs will be announced during a gala evening at Mar-a-Lago, Donald Trump’s private members club in Palm Beach, Florida on 26 October 2010. If you would like to attend this glittering event celebrating the best of superyacht design, we now have an online facility for you to secure your seat or table.
Join the Debate at the Superyacht Design Symposium
The presentation of the ShowBoats Design Awards will take place on the final day of the third annual Superyacht Design Symposium, concluding two days of compelling debate and discussion led by an awe-inspiring panel of superyacht owners, speakers and senior industry professionals.
Delegates who wish to attend both the Superyacht Design Symposium and the ShowBoats Design Awards are encouraged to book a customized package online to secure the best ticket prices available. For your ultimate convenience, delegates can enjoy preferential accommodation rates at the exclusive Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach where the Symposium will take place.
LIMITED PACKAGE PLACES ARE AVAILABLE - BOOK NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT!
For more information visit showboatsdesignawards.com or contact:
Chairman of the Judges
Tel: +44 (0)1752 881435
Alice C. I'Anson Widdows
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8545 9338
Cell: +44 (0) 759 100 6250
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8545 9334
Cell: +44 (0) 797 143 8671