Dr. James S. C. Chao Inaugural EPIC Achievement Award Recipient

The EPIC Achievement Award at the Teachers College , Columbia University recognizes individuals who experience the EPIC journey: the recipient exemplifies a willingness to admit and accept failure along the way, to use the information offered by failure to make better decisions, and to embrace innovation in response to their failure. Link to full article http://epic.tc.columbia.edu/awards/

Dr. James S. C. Chao was awarded with Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration

At Massachusetts Maritime Academy’s 175th Commencement Exercise held on June, 23rd 2018, Dr. James S. C. Chao was awarded with an Honorary Doctorate of Public Administration. Below is an excerpt from Massachusetts Maritime Academy’s honorary induction: Dr. James S. C. Chao has dedicated his life to the maritime industry and to philanthropy. He is the […]

CNBC’s Lori Ann LaRocco Allows Readers a Unique Look into the World of Shipowners and Financiers in Dynasties of the Sea: The Untold Stories of the Postwar Shipping Pioneers

Dynasties of the Sea: The Untold Stories of the Postwar Shipping Pioneers tells about the great maritime companies, and the fifteen men and women who founded them, that for the past fifty years have not only kept lights on in homes and factories across the world, but have acted as the backbone to global commerce as we […]

Angela Chao featured on IHS Fairplay

Women in shipping – Angela Chao, Chair and CEO, Foremost Group Growing up in a family of seven women, Angela Chao and her five older sisters rarely considered being female a limiting factor for success.  “My parents raised us to be self-sufficient and productive members of society. Our gender was never an issue,” Chao told Fairplay. […]