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LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director

LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director
LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director LOC Group, the premier international engineering and marine consulting firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shi Wenchao to the role of Managing Director of LOC China. Shi Wenchao will be based in Shanghai and will oversee the Group’s Chinese...
March 26th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical | Read More

Mikko Kuosa appointed CEO of NAPA

Mikko Kuosa appointed CEO of NAPA
Mikko Kuosa, CEO, NAPA Group Mikko Kuosa appointed CEO of NAPA NAPA – intelligent, digital solutions for safer, greener and more efficient maritime industry Helsinki, Finland – 24 March 2020 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services, and data analysis provider, has today announced the appointment...
March 24th, 2020 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

Ron Krisanda appointed Executive Chairman, Survitec

Mr Ron Krisanda, Executive Chairman, Survitec Ron Krisanda appointed Executive Chairman, Survitec Survitec, a global safety and survival solutions leader, has announced the appointment of Ron Krisanda as Executive Chairman for its worldwide life-saving equipment business. As Executive Chairman, Krisanda will...
March 18th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Safety and Security | Read More

ClassNK appoints new President & CEO and executives

ClassNK appoints new President & CEO and executives
Hiroaki SakashitaPresident & CEO, ClassNK ClassNK appoints new President & CEO and executives Tokyo – Current Senior Executive Vice President Hiroaki Sakashita has been appointed as President & CEO as well as a Representative Director of leading classification society ClassNK, effective...
March 18th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

New strategic plan published as Chamber confirms John Denholm as new president

New strategic plan published as Chamber confirms John Denholm as new president
John Denholm; photo by Mark Earthy New strategic plan published as Chamber confirms John Denholm as new president 13 March 2020 – The UK Chamber of Shipping has launched its new Strategic Plan for the next five years on the day John Denholm took over from Sir Michael Bibby as Chamber President. The...
March 13th, 2020 | Associations, Person Profiles | Read More

Postponement of the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020

Postponement of the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020
Postponement of the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020 Annual dinner event and announcement of new Inductees have been rescheduled for Monday 5 October The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame has today announced that its Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2020, that was scheduled...
March 10th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime History and Museums, Person Profiles | Read More

HFW Strengthens Market-Leading Shipping Practice With Senior Promotions

HFW Strengthens Market-Leading Shipping Practice With Senior Promotions
HFW Strengthens Market-Leading Shipping Practice With Senior Promotions Global, sector-focused law firm HFW has strengthened its market-leading shipping practice with the promotion of Claire Womersley to partner and Caroline Murphy and Katherine Noble to legal director, effective 1 April 2020. Claire’s...
March 9th, 2020 | Company Profiles, HR, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Trish Skoglund Joins Crowley Fuels to Lead Sales and Supply for Alaska

Trish Skoglund Joins Crowley Fuels to Lead Sales and Supply for Alaska
Trish Skoglund Trish Skoglund Joins Crowley Fuels to Lead Sales and Supply for Alaska (ANCHORAGE, Alaska.; March 5, 2020) ­– Trish Skoglund has been appointed vice president of sales and supply for Crowley Fuels LLC, one of Alaska’s leading petroleum transportation, distribution and sales companies...
March 5th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Energy, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Supply ships, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Elina Papageorgiou named M&O President for UK & Ireland.

Elina Papageorgiou named M&O President for UK & Ireland.
Elina Papageorgiou Elina Papageorgiou named M&O President for UK & Ireland. Key leadership role for highly valued member of South Europe team. 5 March 2020 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has appointed Elina Papageorgiou as its new Marine and Offshore President for UK and Ireland, commencing on...
March 5th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Tototheo Maritime CSO, Andreas Chrysostomou awarded the GREEN4SEA Leadership Award 2020

Tototheo Maritime CSO, Andreas Chrysostomou awarded the GREEN4SEA Leadership Award 2020
Andreas Chrysostomou Tototheo Maritime CSO, Andreas Chrysostomou awarded the GREEN4SEA Leadership Award 2020 Andreas Chrysostomou, has been awarded the GREEN4SEA Leadership Award 2020 at the ceremony held on 03rd March 2020 in Athens. The award is given to the individual who has provided the industry...
March 4th, 2020 | Awards, Company Profiles, Environment, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer

DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Kjetil Ebbesberg DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer Høvik, Norway, 03 March 2020: Kjetil M. Ebbesberg is appointed as new Group CFO in DNV GL and will succeed Thomas Vogth-Eriksen, who will become Director, Certification Division in DNV GL – Business Assurance. Mr. Ebbesberg will join...
March 3rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Performance Shipping announces results of 2020 annual shareholders meeting and changes to BoD and executive officers

Performance Shipping announces results of 2020 annual shareholders meeting and changes to BoD and executive officers
PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF  2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS AND CHANGES TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND EXECUTIVE OFFICERS ATHENS, GREECE, February 28, 2020 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership...
February 28th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana announces results of 2020 annual shareholders meeting, changes in exectutive officers and departure of directors

Diana announces results of 2020 annual shareholders meeting, changes in exectutive officers and departure of directors
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF  2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS, CHANGES IN EXECUTIVE OFFICERS AND DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS ATHENS, GREECE, February 28, 2020 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk...
February 28th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Chris David to leave Harris PYE Engineering Group

Chris David to leave Harris PYE Engineering Group
  Chris David, Harris Pye’s COO, who will leave the company in mid-April Chris David to leave Harris PYE Engineering Group Chris David, Chief Operating Officer (and CEO from August 2019)  of Harris Pye Engineering Group, a Joulon company, has announced that he is to leave the company in mid-April....
February 28th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Panahon presence boosts PISR in the Far East

Panahon presence boosts PISR in the Far East
Panahon presence boosts PISR in the Far East Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) has appointed Panahon Marine Surveys Services Pte Ltd in Singapore as one its new Deputy Registrars in the Far East as it continues to develop its global presence in the shipping world. PISR has been recruiting the...
February 27th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Flags, Person Profiles | Read More

Hempel appoints Katarina Lindström as COO

Hempel appoints Katarina Lindström as COO
Katarina Lindström Hempel appoints Katarina Lindström as COO Katarina Lindström will join Hempel as Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer from 1 August 2020 and will play a central role in delivering on the company’s ambition to double in size. As Executive Vice President &...
February 27th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Ray Fitzgerald to Rejoin Crowley as Chief Operating Officer

Ray Fitzgerald to Rejoin Crowley as Chief Operating Officer
Ray Fitzgerald Ray Fitzgerald to Rejoin Crowley as Chief Operating Officer (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Feb. 20, 2020) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today that Ray Fitzgerald, who began his career with Crowley and most recently served as president and chief operating officer of Wallenius Wilhelmsen...
February 20th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Chuck Cashman of Marinemax named to the IYBA BoD

Chuck Cashman of Marinemax named to the IYBA BoD
… Chuck Cashman of Marinemax named to the IYBA BoD CLEARWATER, FL (February 11, 2020) – MarineMax Chief Revenue Officer, Chuck Cashman, was recently named to The International Yacht Brokers Association Board of Directors for 2020.  “I’m extremely honored to join the IYBA Board...
February 11th, 2020 | Associations, Person Profiles, Yachting | Read More

IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO

IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO
(l-r): Emanuele Ravano and Giovanni Ravano. IFCHOR appoints new joint CEO Leading international independent shipbroker IFCHOR has strengthened its leadership team by appointing Giovanni Ravano alongside Emanuele Ravano as Joint Chief Executive. Giovanni Ravano is an experienced shipping professional,...
February 11th, 2020 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala

Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala
  Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala February 11, 2020 – FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises, has been selected as the recipient...
February 11th, 2020 | Awards, Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, Events, Person Profiles | Read More

MARPRO welcomes Jakob Tørring as new Recruitment Partner

MARPRO welcomes Jakob Tørring as new Recruitment Partner
From left, Jakob le Fevre, Louise Windelboe and Jakob Tørring MARPRO welcomes Jakob Tørring as new Recruitment Partner Danish based maritime recruitment specialist MARPRO have strengthened the team, with the Shipping, Economic and Start-up expert Jakob Tørring. Jakob holds a Master of Science in Business...
February 7th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Consulting, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Athanasios Pavlis wins the Best Made for TV movie award in WIN awards in L.A.

Athanasios Pavlis wins the Best Made for TV movie award in WIN awards in L.A.
Athanasios Pavlis (aka Tommy King) Athanasios Pavlis wins the Best Made for TV movie award in WIN awards in L.A. Athanasios Pavlis (aka Tommy King) is an award winning filmmaker, writer and producer. His latest movie “Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story” recently won the Best Made for TV...
February 5th, 2020 | Awards, Books, Communication, Events, Film Industry, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Story of the Day | Read More

The International Dockworkers Council adapts its structure in accordance with the growth in affiliations

The International Dockworkers Council adapts its structure in accordance with the growth in affiliations
… The International Dockworkers Council adapts its structure in accordance with the growth in affiliations General Coordinator, Dennis A. Daggett, met a few days ago in the United States with representatives from all continents to unanimously approve the new Action Plan Daggett’s goal is...
February 3rd, 2020 | HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

New COO in Maersk Supply Service

New COO in Maersk Supply Service
Mark Andrew Handin New COO in Maersk Supply Service Mark Andrew Handin will join Maersk Supply Service as Chief Operating Officer (COO) on 1 March 2020, heading the Vessel Management function. Mark Handin currently holds the position of Vice President of Operations at Tidewater. With over 23 years of...
February 3rd, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Supplies, Shipmanagement | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020

ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020
Dimitrij Zadel ESPO Monthly Overview – January 2020 PORT PRO OF THE MONTH Port pro of the month: Dimitrij Zadel (SI) 31 January 2020 This month we are taking you to Slovenia’s only commercial port, the Port of Koper. In what follows, Mr. Dimitrij Zadel, President of the Management Board, explains...
January 31st, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More