Safe Bulkers, Inc. and Five Oceans Salvage join the prestigious list of sponsors for major event in the maritime calendar
Piraeus, October 10 2018 – LEADING classification society ClassNK for the ninth 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, marking ten years of sponsorship.
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 global organisation of ClassNK’s high standing as our Event Sponsor, and we are also very proud to have 2 further prestigious international brands, China Classification Society sponsoring the Champagne Toast and the Malta Ship Registry sponsoring the Welcome Reception.
The full list of current sponsors for the 2018 Greek Shipping Awards is:
Event Sponsor: ClassNK
Champagne Toast: China Classification Society
Welcome Reception Sponsor: Malta Ship Registry
Capital Ship Management Corp.
Cyprus, Deputy Ministry of Shipping
Five Oceans Salvage
IRI /The Marshall Islands Registry
Panama Ship Registry
Safe Bulkers, Inc.
S.R.H. Marine Group
The Tsakos Group
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 2018 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
Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration
The Association of Banking & Shipping Finance Executives of Hellenic Shipping