Thursday, February 22, 2024 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM EST
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University Club of Tampa
201 N Franklin St Ste 3800,
Tampa, FL 33602

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Dana Mininson
Propeller Club - Port of Tampa


Join us on Thursday, February 22, 2024, for our 18th Annual Maritime Industry Night! Honoring “special” maritime industry individuals in Leadership, Unsung Hero, Maritime Education categories as well as Member of the Year and Maritime Person of the Year.

Cocktail Reception 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Dinner & Program 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.


Unsung Hero: Criteria for award: Unsung Hero award nominees are typically someone who has toiled away for years in their jobs doing what may appear to be laborious regular tasks. However, without them your company and the maritime industry would not be able to succeed. Nomination Form

Leadership Award: Criteria for award: Leadership award nominees need not be from management but should have some type of supervisory authority. They will have done something to exemplify leadership among their peers. It could be safety related or continuously exceeding production goals. Something remarkable that makes this person a standout leader. Nomination Form

Dave Sessums Maritime Education Award: A Dave Sessums Maritime Education Award nominee is someone who has actively worked to foster growth of the next generation of maritime employees.  The candidate may be a teacher, a former student, an industry person, or anyone who has promoted and supported student learning about the maritime industry (e.g., learning through the maritime education system, mentoring, job shadowing, site visits, participation in Propeller Club maritime education activities). Nomination Form


Extended Deadline! Nominations are now  due by Tuesday, January 30, 2024
Please send all nomination forms to Dana Mininson at director@propellerclubtampa.com who will send to the voting committee.


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