Platinum Sponsors

CenterPoint Properties

CenterPoint Properties is focused on the development, acquisition and management of industrial property and transportation infrastructure that enhances business and government supply chain efficiency. The company invests in major coastal and inland port logistics markets anchoring North America’s principal freight lanes.


Georgia Power

Georgia Power is proud to partner with the Georgia Ports Authority in providing clean, reliable electricity to one of the fastest growing port systems in North America. For more than 85 years, Georgia Power has been helping companies grow and expand in our state. Learn about our services at www.SelectGeorgia.com


International Longshoremen's Association Local 2046

The ILA 2046 specializes in a highly skilled labor pool of maintenance and repair mechanics of chassis, containers and refrigeration to service our industry needs. Servicing the maritime industry for over 40 years with highly trained and skilled mechanics. We take great pride in our work relations with the GPA and our maritime community.


International Longshoremen's Association, South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District, AFL-CIO

The South Atlantic and Gulf Coast District is one of two Districts within the International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO. The SAGCD embraces ports from North Carolina along the Atlantic Coast to Florida and the Gulf of Mexico, Florida to Texas. The SAGCD includes 32 ports and 64 locals representing the workers in those ports.


NFI California Cartage Company

Since 1944, when California Cartage Company made its first delivery, it has become an industry leader in trucking, warehousing, and deconsolidation. With its seven logistics companies, Cal Cartage operates over 1,200 trucks and over five million square feet of warehouse space throughout the United States and Mexico.


R. K. Johns & Associates, Inc.

R. K. Johns & Associates, Inc., a management consulting firm, has served maritime transportation businesses since 1987. The firm provides a range of research, advice and related consultancy services to the transportation and logistics industry, including: port authorities and private terminal operators, ocean carriers, shipyards, ship owners and operators, transportation intermediaries/3PLs, and financial institutions.


Rail Link

Rail Link, a Genesee & Wyoming Company, provides railroad transportation services to nine East Coast and Gulf ports and is also a supplier of railroad switching and related services to a variety of industrial users nationwide.


Savannah Economic Development Authority

The Savannah Economic Development Authority’s mission is to expand the region’s economy through the creation and attraction of new national and international business opportunities and the expansion of businesses in the region through business development, business retention and Foreign-Trade Zone 104. World Trade Center Savannah, through its membership in World Trade Centers Association, provides added benefit/value to the region with international connections through the 300+ World Trade Centers in nearly 100 countries. (seda.org and wtcsavannah.org)


Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics is a leading independent provider of global factory-to-dealer transport solutions for the automotive, agricultural and construction equipment industries. The company also specializes in handling complex project cargoes such as rail cars, power generators, mining equipment and yachts. Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics’ sophisticated supply chain management services ensure an efficient integration of ocean transportation, inland distribution, terminal handling and technical services.