On the opening day of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, the International Superyacht Society (ISS) hosts the annual Design & Leadership Awards Gala.
This prestigious award ceremony recognizes outstanding achievement in the yachting industry with an emphasis on distinction, leadership and yacht design throughout the past year. The winners are carefully chosen by 12 judges. This year Northrop & Johnson’s CEO Kevin Merrigan and New Construction Expert/Sales Broker Joe Foggia will be honored as two of the ISS Design & Leadership Awards judges.
Both Kevin and Joe have extensive knowledge of and a deep-seated passion for the yachting industry. They have years of experience and are heavily involved in numerous organizations.
“I am delighted to be a judge for the ISS Design & Leadership Awards,” says CEO Kevin Merrigan. “There is a lot of talent and innovation in the industry and I am happy to honor distinction in our industry.”
New Construction Expert/Sales Broker Joe Foggia concours, “It is an honor to be a judge for these prestigious awards. There have been a number of incredible boats built and refitted this past year as well as captains who have gone above and beyond. I am pleased to help praise everyone on their outstanding work.”
The awards ceremony will be held at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, October 31. For more information on ISS and the awards ceremony, please click here. For yachts for sale with Kevin Merrigan, click here. For yachts for sale with Joe Foggia, click here.