Category Archives: Supply Chain

SC Ports welcomes 2019-2020 Port Ambassadors

[caption id="attachment_43657" align="alignleft" width="1167"] The new class of Port Ambassadors toured Wando Welch Terminal to kick off S.C. Ports Authority's 2019-2020 Port Ambassador Program. (Photo/S.C. Ports Authority)[/caption] CHARLESTON, SC — South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced its 2019-2020 Port Ambassadors class, which consists of 25 delegates from around the state who will gain a deep…
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SCPA, industry partners send supplies to the Bahamas

[caption id="attachment_43626" align="alignleft" width="960"] S.C. Ports Authority worked with MSC and other industry partners to fill two, 40-foot shipping containers with critical supplies to assist with relief efforts in the Bahamas. (Photo/S.C. Ports Authority)[/caption] CHARLESTON, SC — Sept. 13, 2019 — A group of port and maritime industry partners came together to send critical supplies…
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SCPA CEO receives prestigious ‘Rainmaker’ award

[caption id="attachment_42562" align="alignleft" width="960"] Jim Newsome[/caption] CHARLESTON, SC — AUG. 5, 2019 — S.C. Ports Authority president and CEO Jim Newsome has been named a DC Velocity Logistics Rainmaker — a prestigious accolade that recognizes logistics professionals whose achievements and contributions stand out in the industry. Newsome is one of eight 2019 Logistics Rainmakers in…
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SCPA promotes Cowart to Human Resources SVP

[caption id="attachment_41655" align="alignleft" width="2571"] Beverly Cowart[/caption] South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced that that Beverly Cowart will become SCPA’s Senior Vice President of Human Resources on July 1. She will be responsible for talent acquisition, compensation, benefits, labor, employee relations, and leadership training and development programs. Prior to assuming the helm of the Human Resources…
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