NISI awarded "Best Design under 24 Meters"
NASSAU, Bahamas, and MIAMI, FL, Sept. 15, 2011 /CNW/ - NISI Yachts is
pleased to announce its recently debuted NISI 2400 model has been
awarded the 2011 World Yachts Trophy for "Best Design" among yachts
under 80'/24 meters.
Finalists included the Ferretti 720 and Dominator 720 in the Best Design
category. NISI was also a finalist in the "Most Innovative" category
in the sub-24m sports yacht grouping. The World Yachts Trophy is the
most prestigious award of its kind and is awarded annually to select
yachts by the World Yachts Trophies Committee. Making her European
debut at the 2011 Cannes International Boat Show, NISI's groundbreaking
design infuses casual opulence, legendary styling and unsurpassed
engineering in a 78-foot megayacht. NISI 2400 is the first and only
yacht under 100 feet built to commercial RINA Charter Class and MCA
Commercial (MGN 280) certification.
"On behalf of myself and the rest of the NISI Yachts team, we thank the
World Yachts Trophies panel of esteemed judges for honoring us with
this award," said Christos Livadas, Chairman of NISI Yachts. "I am
proud of the quality and craftsmanship achieved by our team on NISI
2400, and of the recognition granted to us by this panel of independent
industry experts. For us, NISI is a modern classic with cutting-edge
style that offers state-of-the-art technology for optimum performance,
handling, and safety."
The trophy was accepted on Saturday evening by Mr. Livadas at the World
Yachts Trophies award ceremony, hosted by LuxMedia Group, one of the
highlight events of the Cannes International Boat Show.
European owned NISI Yachts is the first and only builder
with China-based production to be awarded a World Yachts Trophy.
Photos of NISI are available at: http://www.nisiyachts.com/photos-cannes. High-resolution photos are available on request.
About NISI Yachts
The pinnacle of escape, NISI stands solitary in her class. NISI Yachts
infuses casual opulence with legendary styling and advanced naval
architecture by the Setzer Design Group. NISI 2400 is the first and
only luxury yacht in the world under 100 feet to be certified
Commercial RINA + MCA.
The NISI collection ranges from 22 to 26 meters in length, with custom
builds available from 30 to 45 meters. Additional information on NISI
is available at www.nisiyachts.com.
SOURCE NISI Yachts
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