Previous ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

2016 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

2016 Excellence in Innovation
Triton Submarines
2016 Business Person of the Year
John Allen, Quantum Marine Engineering
2016 Distinguished Crew Award
Captain Bill Zinser
2016 ISS Fabien Cousteau Blue Award
Captain David Tomlinson
2016 ISS Fabien Cousteau Blue Award Legacy Tribute
Kay Rybovich Family
2016 Leadership Award
Jonathan Beckett—Burgess

2015 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

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—Relief Work in Vanuatu
2015 Leadership Award
Tim Heywood, Tim Heywood Designs
2015 ISS Fabien Cousteau Blue Award
Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation

2014 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Tom & Henk De Vries, Feadship
Business Of The Year
John Percival, Hoylake Sailing School, John Percival Marine Associates, Posthumously
Excellence In Innovation
Waterscapes
Distinguished Crew Award
Captain Russell Pugh & Crew of the M/V Arctic P
Fabien Cousteau Blue Award
International SeaKeepers Society

2013 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Giancarlo Ragnetti, Perini Navi
Business Of The Year
Michael Moore, Moore & Company
Excellence In Innovation
Damen Shipyards—SEA AXE Fast Yacht Support
Distinguished Crew Award
Heather Havens

2012 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Terence Disdale, Terence Disdale Designs
Business Of The Year
Dean du Toit, National Marine Suppliers
Excellence In Innovation
Marcel Onkenhout, Oceanco
Distinguished Crew Award
Captain Len Beck of the M/V Battered Bull
Fabien Cousteau Blue Award
Chicago Park District & Westrec Marinas

2011 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Espen Øino, Espen Øino International
Business Of The Year
Dick Boon, Vripack
Excellence In Innovation
Gary Markel, Operation Cruise
Distinguished Crew Award
Chief Engineer Paul Doherty of the M/V Dilbar
Fabien Cousteau Blue Award
Yacht Carbon Offset

2010 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Bill Langan, Langan Design Associates, Inc.
Business Of The Year
Corporation of Trinity House, Professional Yachtsman Bursary Scheme
Excellence In Innovation
Sailing Yacht Soliloquy, Callender Designs
Distinguished Crew Award
Captain David Hill

2009 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Tony Hambrook - Alloy Yachts International
Business Of The Year
Frans Heesen - Heesen Yachts
Excellence In Innovation
NightFinder Searchlights - Carlisle & Finch
Distinguished Crew Award
Capt Mark Drewelow - YachtAid Global

2008 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Alice Huisman - Royal Huisman Shipyard
Person Of The Year
John Dane - President, Trinity Yachts
Excellence In Innovation
Agrimond's Dragonfly Water Treatment System

2007 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Mr. George Nicholson - Camper & Nicholsons International
Distinguished Crew Award
Captain Bob Corcoran - M/V Argyll; Team Award M/V Argyll

2006 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Jim Gilbert - SeaKeepers Society
Distinguished Crew Award
Captain David Dawes — Team Award S/Y Mirabella V

2005 ISS Awards of Distinction Winners

Leadership Award Winner
Peter Lürssen - Lürssen Yachts
Distinguished Crew Award
Captain Sandy Yawn
Presidents Award
Jane Buffington

2004 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
Mr. Fabio Perini – Perini Navi

2003 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
Paolo Vitelli - Azimut – Benetti Group

2002 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
Hermann Schaedla - Abeking & Rasmussen

2001 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
Olin J. Stephens II - Sparkman & Stephens

2000 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
German Frers, Frers Yacht Design

1999 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
Mike Kelsey, Palmer Johnson

1998 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
John Bannenberg, Jon Bannenberg Design

1997 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
Frits de Voogt, F. DeVoogt Design International

1995 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
Wolter Huisman - Royal Huisman Shipyard

1994 ISS Award of Distinction Winner

Leadership Award Winner
Gerhard Gilgenast - Gerhard Gilgenast Yacht Design