Award-winning designer Claudette K. Bonville passes away

Written by Jason Spinks

We are sad to announce the untimely passing of Claudette K. Bonville, who after an eight-year battle with cancer, passed away last month at age 66.
Claudette BonvilleThe award-winning designer worked on some of the worldโ€™s most notable new builds and refits over the last 30 years through her own design firm Claudette Bonville Associates (CBA), including the 55-metre Newcastle Sovereign (ex Harbour Island), the Feadship Amanti (ex: Dream), the 50-metre Westport Trending (ex Vango), the Delta Victoria del Mar (ex Happy Days), and the Royal Denship BACA (ex Triple 8).Cynthia anchoredClaudetteโ€™s most recent work included the 55-metre Feadship Cynthia (ex: Twizzle), which won the 2019 International Yacht & Aviation Award for Best Deck Design.Cynthia In her absence, her daughter Lauren Bonville and Cindy Gunther have partnered to relaunch the design studio as Bonville Associates.ย 

A celebration of Claudetteโ€™s life and work is being planned for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.

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