SIMA NEWS

2006 SIMA IMAGE AWARD WINNERS

2006 SIMA Image Awards
Honoring the best of the surf industry from 2005


AD CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR
 Winner: Volcom 
Billabong 
Hurley 
Reef 
Vans 
Volcom 

PRODUCT INNOVATION OF THE YEAR Winner: Quiksilver “Deep” Tide Watch 
Aviso Carbon Fiber Hollow Surfboard 
Freestyle Audio Waterproof MP3 Player 
Pavel “Speed Dialer” Turbo Fins by LokBox 
FIREWIRE (nev) “Superflex” Surfboard 
Quiksilver “Deep” Tide Watch 

BREAKTHROUGH BRAND OF THE YEAR Winner: Electric Visual 
Electric Visual 
Insight 
Matix 
Mada 
Vestal Watch 

BOARD BUILDER OF THE YEAR Winner: Surftech 
Channel Islands 
Lost 
FIREWIRE (nev) 
Rusty 
Surftech 

RETAILER OF THE YEAR Winner: Jack’s Surfboards 
17th Street Surf Shop – Virginia Beach, Va. 
Hansen Surfboards – Encinitas, Calif. 
Jack’s Surfboards – Orange County, Calif. 
Town & Country – Hawaii 
Whalebone Surf Shop – Nags Head, N.C. 

WOMEN’S BRAND OF THE YEAR Winner: Roxy 
Billabong Girls 
Nikita Clothing 
O’Neill Girls 
Roxy 
Volcom Girls 

MEN’S BRAND OF THE YEAR Winner: Billabong 
Billabong 
Quiksilver 
RVCA 
Vans 
Volcom 

MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR – Winner: Volcom 
Billabong USA 
Quiksilver 
Sole Technology 
Surftech 
Volcom