Business & Nav/Ops

  • Thursday, September 23, 2021
  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • 4500 Leeds Ave., Suite 281 W


  • Please register in advance for Zoom.

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Monthly Business & Nav/Ops Meeting

In Person 4500 Leeds Ave., Suite 281 W (Zoom option available)

Is your company looking to hire local talent?  Want to get a competitive edge with high school students that are committed to Career and Technology Education (CTE)?

Please come out to the Maritime Association of South Carolina’s monthly Business and NAV/OPS meeting on Thursday, September 23 and chat with Chad Vail from Charleston County School District.  As Work-Based Learning Partnership Coordinator, he helps students connect with career exploration opportunities. He will discuss how your company can partner with CCSD schools, including 3 amazing career centers, to build relationships with then next generation of local talent!  

This meeting includes Association briefings, Federal and State Agency reports and  a brief industry presentation on various topics . The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port.

All are welcome to attend.


I.  Welcome & Opening Remarks
Nick Wong, Executive Director, Maritime Association
II.  NAVOPS Sponsor Welcome
Wells Fargo
III.  Guest Presenter: Chad Vail, Charleston County School District Work-Based Learning Partnership Coordinator
IV.  Federal and State Agency Reports
·        US Customs and Border Protection
·        US Coast Guard
·        US Army Corps of Engineers
·        NOAA
·        Pilotage Commission
·        SC Ports Authority
·        Motor Carriers
·        Customs Brokers & Freight Forwarders
·        Charleston Port and Seafarers’ Society
IV.  Public Comment

 V.  Adjournment


Due to security, we need to emphasize that you will need to register and create a Zoom account (if you don’t already have one) in advance of this Zoom meeting.  

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