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The California Maritime Leadership Symposium Will Honor Norman Fassler-Katz As 2015 Award Recipient
The 15th Annual California Maritime Leadership Symposium will honor Norman Fassler-Katz as the 2015 Gary L. Gregory Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient.
Each year the Symposium Executive Committee recognizes an individual who has exemplified a strong commitment to California’s maritime transportation industry throughout the course of a distinguished career. As the Founder and Executive Director of the California Marine and Intermodal Transportation System Advisory Council (CALMITSAC), Mr. Fassler-Katz’
Most recently, Mr. Fassler-Katz has focused his attention on developing a California consensus for maritime projects seeking federal recovery funds, as well as preparing a statewide maritime agenda for discussion surrounding new federal transportation funding.
“No one else I know has been so passionately engaged for so long in policy analysis and the development of the maritime goods movement industry in California and the Western United States,” said Captain Bruce G. Glark, USCGR (ret). “His passion is infectious and has consistently moved public, private and commercial sector stakeholders toward mutually beneficial decisions enhancing the viability and sustainability of maritime shipping, rail, and highway operations so vital to the continuing economic well being of our state and the country.”
As part of the California Maritime Leadership Symposium’s annual tradition, Mr. Fassler-Katz will be formally honored during a special reception among an audience of policymakers, port executives, maritime industry leaders and transportation planners.
About the California Maritime Leadership Symposium
The California Maritime Leadership Symposium has become one of the premier events focused on briefing Sacramento's policymakers on key matters related to the entire Maritime Transportation System. It is the only comprehensive forum for port executives, commissioners and other stakeholders across the state to seek resolution to the growing challenges the Maritime Transportation System faces. For more information, a program overview, and to register, please visit the Symposium webpage: http://maritimesymposium.com/
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