On December 17th 2012, annual Christmas celebrations took place at the Sunreef Yachts shipyard combined with two important occasions: the 10th anniversary of the shipyard and the 20th anniversary of the arrival of its founder and President, Francis Lapp to Poland to settle down and run his business. All Sunreef employees, local officials, VIP’s and media came together to raise a toast to Francis Lapp and Sunreef Yachts. During the ceremony special awards were given to the company’s most loyal and supportive friends such as former President of Poland Mr Lech Walesa, the President of Gdansk Mr Pawel Adamowicz and a famous Polish sportsman, Dariusz Michalczewski. Also, some of the best shipyard workers were rewarded for their loyalty, determination and hard work during the past year. 2013 is expected to be another successful year full of challenges for the company.