December 11, 2023


Virginia Maritime Association Hosts Senator Warner for Maritime Leadership Roundtable

NORFOLK, VA | Virginia Maritime Association welcomed Senator Mark Warner for a Maritime Leadership Roundtable, providing a platform for discussions on key maritime and supply chain topics. The dialogue with Senator Warner and leaders from the maritime industry covered subjects such as dredging, offshore wind, shipbuilding and repair, workforce development, and other timely issues.

The participation and dialogue with 40 leaders from organizations including Berkshire Hathaway Energy, Colliers, Colonna's Shipyard, CP&O, Crowley, Dominion Energy, Fairlead/Fairwinds Landing, Givens, Interchange Group, McAllister Towing, Norfolk Tug, Perdue Agribusiness, The Port of Virginia, Tecnico, Titan America, Turman Wood Group, and ZIM underscored the collaborative nature of the event.

Virginia Maritime remains committed to facilitating dialogue, collaboration, and progress within the maritime and supply chain sectors, ensuring that members are Better Connected, Better Informed, Better Represented. The Maritime Leadership Roundtable served as a valuable platform for exchanging insights, addressing challenges, and exploring opportunities for growth and development.

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Jennifer Deason

Marketing Manager Virginia Maritime Association

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About Virginia Maritime Association:

The century-old Virginia Maritime Association (VMA) is a recognized leader known for its effective approach to enhancing competitiveness and promoting commerce through Virginia's ports. With over 450 member companies from maritime and supply chain sectors, employing tens of thousands of Virginians, the VMA is widely acknowledged as "The Voice of Port Industries."

As a premier business organization, the VMA advocates for its members, ensuring they are Better Connected, Better Informed, and Better Represented. Through its proactive initiatives, the VMA continues to play a vital role in shaping and advancing the interests of associated industries and supply chains at local, national, and global levels.

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