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Atlanta Maritime Association 

2009 Officers and
Board of Directors

Beverley Horan, AZ Atlanta

Chris Lawrence, Evans Delivery

Vice President
Matt Pesavento, SCSPA

Michelle Moore, APL

Brad Metts, OOCL

Board of Directors, 2008-2009
Mac Kellett, Evergreen
Jim Sledd, So. Cal Transport
Wanda Stone, Mallory Alexander

Board of Directors, 2009-2010
Phil Dunaway, Taylor Gas
Jim Kinney, WLG Logistics
Angelo Latona, MSC
Angela Sturdivant, DHL Worldwide

Chairman Emeritus
Joe Jones, Air Freight Atlanta

Website volunteer
Tom Taylor, USAPEEC





  • Click here for the recent presentation by John Hassell - SCSPA's interim CEO, to the AMA on Thursday 02/19/2009



  • Atlanta Maritime After Hours sponsorships for the year are filling up quickly at only $250, and only four are left. Contact Jim Sledd.

    Thank You to the 2009 sponsors so far:

    • January - Southern Cal Transport
    • February - Evans Delivery
    • March - Shipco Transport
    • April - Mallory Alexander
    • May - Damco USA
    • June - Consolidators International


  • The Atlanta Maritime Association recently launched its first annual scholarship to the Georgia Southern University Logistics & Intermodal Transportation (LIT) program.

The $1000 scholarship funds, sent directly to the University's Foundation, will be awarded to an LIT student for the 2009-2010 academic year. The winner will be selected this spring by the University's Logistics faculty, along with fellow LIT majors receiving scholarships from other industry organizations.

AMA will award the scholarship funds to Georgia Southern's Logistics & Intermodal Transporation program at the end of each calendar year. The scholarship is primarily funded by the 50/50 drawings present at our event registration desks.









Upcoming events:

Thursday, 03/19/2009
AMA Basketball Game
Hawks host Mavericks
pre-game dinner at Taco Mac

Wednesday, 03/25/2009
Atlanta Maritime After Hours

sponsored by Shipco Transport

Thursday, 05/07/2009
AMA Golf Outing

Orchard Hills - Newnan

Thursday, 09/15/2009
AMA Ports & Flags Night

GA Intl Convention Center

Full 2009 calendar & registration info





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