Boat Builder Awards nomination form

Thank you for your interest in making a nomination for this year’s Boat Builder Awards. Please see the terms and conditions here.

    I would like to nominate in the following category Please see the category explanations at the foot of the page or the terms and conditions for more information on each category

    Section 1: Your details

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    About the categories

    Collaborative Solution between Boat or Superyacht Builder and its Supply Chain Partner

    Sponsored by Ultraflex

    This award recognises boat and superyacht builders or refit yards and supply chain partners such as equipment manufacturers that have collaborated from a conceptual stage as if working in one team to develop a particular solution to a design challenge, innovation or efficiency improvement.

    Innovative On-Board Design Solution – for boat builder and shipyard companies or boat design companies nominating a specific yacht solution

    Sponsored by Fusion Entertainment

    The Innovative On-Board Design Solution Award recognises boat and superyacht builders that have developed a specific design feature that transforms their end users’ on-board experience.

    Environmental Initiative – for boat builder and shipyard companies

    Sponsored by Confindustria Nautica

    Boat builders nominated for this award will highlight any change that targets sustainability. Examples include lifecycle awareness, reducing the operational impact of boats and yachts and improving production processes, as well as recycling initiatives and support of environmental improvement projects.

    Retail Marketing Initiative – for boat builder and shipyard companies

    Sponsored by Kohler Power Systems

    This category recognises advances in retail marketing where the builder, working alone or with a dealer, has demonstrated real innovation in marketing to end users. Examples could include campaigns, boat show initiatives, successful partnerships, dealer promotions and responses to COVID-19 restrictions.

    Rising Star – for individuals working for a boat builder or shipyard

    Sponsored by Lumishore

    Individuals nominated in this category will be aged 35 or under, working for a boat builder and will have been making a growing impact on any aspect of their business, from design and production, to management, buying and any other boat building discipline. Nominees should be no older than age 35 on 16 November 2021.

    Lifetime Achievement Award – for individuals working for a boat builder or shipyard

    Sponsored by Sleipner

    We invite nominations to this special award for a person who has made a lifetime’s contribution as a boat builder. Nominees will have made a significant impact on the boat building businesses that they have been associated with in their careers.