Riva, a brand of the Ferretti Group, has announced that they have been awarded the Barchino d'Oro, a prize given to the exhibitors who reach 50 years of presence at the Genoa International Boat Show.
The prize-giving took place on Saturday during the opening party on the terrace of Pavilion B of the venue, with the participation of UCINA’s President, Mr Anton Francesco Albertoni, and of Fiera di Genova SpA's Chairman, Ms Sara Armella. Mr Giancarlo Galeone, CEO of Ferretti Group, and Alberto Perrone da Zara, Riva Sales Director, attended the awards ceremony, which was followed by the concert of the orchestra of the Theatre Carlo Felice and the great fireworks show at the end of the evening.
“This important award makes us proud", commented Giancarlo Galeone, Chief Executive Officer of the Ferretti Group, “because it highlights the relevance of this show in the past and in the present of Riva and of the whole boating industry. The Genoa Boat Show to us is the occasion to put on display every year, within a unique framework, the new models and the successes of the shipyard".