AIMEXThe winners of the 2014 Club Marine Australian Marine Export and Superyacht Industry Awards were announced in Sanctuary Cove last week.

The winners of the 2014 Club Marine Australian Marine Export and Superyacht Industry Awards were announced last week at a gala dinner in Sanctuary Cove, Queensland.

Organised by the Australian International Marine Export Group (AIMEX), the awards were held on the first evening of the Australian Superyacht and Marine Industry Conference (ASMEX).

Muir Winches won two awards – Exporter of the Year as well as Best Export Performance (Large Exporter). Other winners included Steber International, Arctic Steel, Superior, GME, Hanseatic Marine/Silver Yachts and Rivergate Marina and Shipyard.

Richard Chapman was named Marine Export Industry Champion and Stephen Fisher took home Superyacht Industry Champion.

The complete list of winners is as follows:

Australian Marine Industry Exporter of the Year

Winner – Muir Winches Australia

Most Innovative Marine Industry Exported Product

Winner – Steber International

Marine Export Industry Champion

Winner – Richard Chapman

                 

Best Marine Industry Export Performance (Small Exporter)

Winner – Arctic Steel

Best Marine Industry Export Performance (Medium Exporter)

Winner – Superior

Best Marine Industry Export Performance (Large Exporter)

Winner – Muir Winches Australia

Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show Best Marine Industry Export Marketing Strategy

Winner – GME

Superyacht Industry Business of the Year (Manufacturer)

Winner – Hanseatic Marine/Silver Yachts

Superyacht Industry Business of the Year (Service Provider)

Winner – Rivergate Shipyard & Marina

     

Australian Superyacht Industry Champion

Winner – Stephen Fisher

Australian Marine Export and Superyacht Industry Hall of Fame

Winner – Sam Sorgiovanni

AIMEX Achievement Award

Winner – Palm Products

Superyacht Australia Achievement Award

Winner – Richard Morris

The 2014 Club Marine Australian Marine Export and Superyacht Industry Awards were sponsored by Club Marine and the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show.