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Roger J. Giesinger, 28-Year President of Hampton Roads Shipping Association, Announces Retirement

August 29, 2022

‘We enjoy a constructive relationship between our employers and our ILA labor partners, which is built on a strong foundation and will allow our waterfront labor and our port to continue to thrive together.’

NORFOLK, VA – The Hampton Roads Shipping Association’s leader of the last twenty-eight years, Roger J. Giesinger, will be retiring from his post as president and chief negotiator in the Port of Hampton Roads, effective December 31, 2022.

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 Virginia Maritime Association Recognizes Members 

October 7, 2022 

VMA presents awards for Port Champion and Distinguished Service, names Life Members, and celebrates Spirit of Norfolk heroes.

NORFOLK, VA - On September 29, 2022, the Virginia Maritime Association's (VMA) 102nd annual Maritime Banquet returned to celebrate the progress of Virginia's ports and associated supply chain industries, as well as the contributions of specific individuals.

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