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New ClassNK President, CEO

Hiroaki Sakashita ClassNK president CEO 2020

Current Senior Executive Vice President Hiroaki Sakashita has been appointed as president and CEO as well as a representative director of the classification society ClassNK, effective as of March.   Speaking on the occasion, Sakashita said: “The maritime industry is changing its shape to adapt to environmental responsibilities and the digital era. For the swift mitigation of the industry to

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New President at Turner Designs

Stacey Duff

Turner Designs has named Stacey Duff as president. She joins Turner Designs from Papco Industries, where she started as a driver 23 years ago, worked her way up to president, and recently sold the company. The former Turner Designs president, Jim Crawford, has known Duff for five years and was impressed with how she handled several difficult business challenges while maintaining a positive culture at Papco.

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Harbor Branch Foundation President/CEO to Retire

Katha Kissman

The Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute Foundation (HBOIF) board of directors announced the retirement of HBOIF President and CEOKatha Kissman. “Katha has been an outstanding chief executive of HBOIF, both increasingthe foundation’s endowment and also instituting the strong financial andmanagement controls that a world-class foundation demands,” said HBOIFChair Michael O’Reilly. “We have valued Katha’s leadership, energy andenthusiasm, and we commend her for

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