Wirana Shipping Corporation among new sponsors
Piraeus, October 15 2015 – LEADING classification society ClassNK for the sixth consecutive year is supporting the Greek Shipping Awards as overall sponsor.
The Japan based class society began its relationship with Greek shipping’s premier annual event, in 2009 as sponsor of the ‘Ship of the Year’ category.
ClassNK heads a fresh wave of support for the glittering annual event, which will see top companies engaged in various maritime sectors sponsoring this year’s event.
Janet Wood, sponsorship manager for the Awards, says: “We are very proud of the quality of the companies sponsoring the Greek Shipping Awards, many of whom have been loyal supporters for a number of years and it is nice to welcome new and returning supporters. We are delighted to have a major organisation of ClassNK’s high standing as our Event Sponsor, and we are also very proud to have companies as prestigious as ABS sponsoring the Cocktail Reception and China Classification Society sponsoring the Champagne Toast.
The full list of current sponsors for the 2015 Greek Shipping Awards is:
- Event Sponsor: ClassNK
- Cocktail Reception: ABS
- Champagne Toast: China Classification Society
- Bureau Veritas
- Capital Ship Management Corp.
- DNV GL
- IRI /Marshall Islands Registry
- Lloyd’s Register
- Marine Plus S. A.
- Star Bulk Carriers Corp.
- Target Marine Group
- The Tsakos Group
- Tsavliris Salvage Group
- Royal Bank of Scotland
- Wirana Shipping Corporation
The Greek Shipping Awards is also proud to be supported by a number of prestigious industry organizations. The following are official supporting organisations for the 2015 Greek Shipping Awards:-
- The Union of Greek Shipowners
- The Hellenic Chamber of Shipping
- The Greek Shipping Co-operation Committee
- The Hellenic Shortsea Shipowners Association
- The Association of Greek Passenger Shipping Companies
- The Hellenic Shipbrokers Association
- The Propeller Club – International Port of Piraeus
- WISTA Hellas
- Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration
- The Association of Banking & Shipping Finance Executives of Hellenic Shipping
SAVE THE DATE:
Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2015 Gala Dinner
Friday December 4, 2015
Athenaeum InterContinental, Athens