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More than 250 senior management professionals from the maritime industry gathered in Houston on May 23, 2018 to attend the Lloyd’s List for Americas Awards Gala. This was the 5th year that Lloyd’s List recognized best practices in the maritime industry, considered to be critical to maritime safety and environmental standards.
The Lifetime Achievement Award was bestowed on Dr. James S.C. Chao, Founder and Honorary Chairman of Foremost Group. Angela Chao, as Chair and CEO of Foremost Group, introduced her father. She gave a touching tribute to her father, sharing her father’s commitment to excellence in the maritime industry. Dr. Chao spoke about his beginnings in the shipping industry and the strength of his partnership with his late wife, Mrs. Ruth Mulan Chu Chao, who supported him through the ups and downs of shipping markets through the decades.