MARITIME ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH CAROLINA

Est. 1926

FOR THE MARITIME COMMERCE & LOGISTICS SECTOR

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94th Annual Meeting & Gala

**Gala Tickets Available Only Through March 4**

~Event Sells Out | Early Registration Recommended~


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WHAT IS THE MARITIME ASSOCIATION?

The Maritime Association of South Carolina (MASC) is a member-based trade association which connects the Maritime Association industry and entities who support maritime commerce. The MASC serves as a platform for information dissemination, collaboration and partnership within its membership. The MASC advocates for issues impacting the industry and serves to advance, promote and protect the interests of the maritime community across South Carolina.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Upcoming events

    • Thursday, January 23, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December


    Sponsorship provided by:


      

    • Tuesday, January 28, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Amalie Oil Co. 4950 Virginia Ave., North Charleston 29450

    You don't want to miss this 'free' opportunity... Space is limited!


    Review the HAZWOPER flyer for more information. 

    Call (843) 577-7678 or email staff@maritimesc.org for registration questions. 

    • Wednesday, January 29, 2020
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • SC Ports Authority


    • Monday, February 03, 2020
    • Friday, February 07, 2020
    • Various please see shcedule

    February 3-7, 2020- Charleston!

    The International Association of Maritime & Port Executives (IAMPE) is offering the Maritime Port Executive (MPE) Program in Charleston, SC! 

    Hosted by Rapid Response

    Our program is professionally certified and accredited for the port executive and has been attended by over 1200 port professionals from around the world.  Check your schedule and register TODAY!                    

    MPEFebruary 3-7, Charleston, SC

    *Please contact registration@IAMPE.org for details.*

    Registration Form, Brochure 

    • Thursday, February 27, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






    • Saturday, February 29, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • BRITTLEBANK PARK
    Register

    The annual Heart Walk is a non-competitive 3-mile walk that encourages individuals to take steps toward a heart-healthy lifestyle. Form a team for your employees to walk together and meet up at the maritime industry tent!

     

    For more information, please visit: http://www2.heart.org/goto/masc



    • Friday, March 13, 2020
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Crowne Plaza North Charleston
    Register

    Please join us for a *MASC MEMBER ONLY* free luncheon with

    S.C. Ports Authority President & CEO Jim Newsome. 


    EVENT DETAILS: 

    Crowne Plaza North Charleston

    4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd, North Charleston

    Doors Open at 11:00 AM

    Lunch Served at 11:30 AM

    *This event is limited to Maritime Association Members*




    SPECIAL THANKS TO EVENT SPONSOR SUNTRUST


    • Friday, March 20, 2020
    • 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Charleston Gaillard Center 95 Calhoun St, Charleston, SC 29401
    Register

    Maritime Association of SC’s 2020 Annual Meeting & Gala is an event is our time to honor those who have extended themselves in service to the Maritime Community, as well as advocates who have supported issues related to the Maritime Community

    6:30 PM Cocktails & Reception |  8:00 PM Dinner

    Contact MASC for Sponsorship Opportunities! staff@maritimesc.org

    • Thursday, March 26, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






    • Thursday, April 23, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






    • Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    • 6:00 PM
    • Elks Lodge, 1113 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., Charleston, SC 29407


    NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION WEEK BANQUET

     Hospitality & Networking Hour 6:00 – 7:00 PM; Dinner 7:00 PM


    Speaker

    1st Lt. Clebe McClary, USMC Ret.

                           


    EVENT SPONSOR ($1500.00)

    Entitles the sponsor to 2 reserved tables, 16 guest tickets and recognition as the Event Sponsor.


    TABLE/GOLD SPONSOR ($800.00)

    Entitles the sponsor to a reserved table for 8 guests and recognition as a Table Sponsor.


    BAR SPONSOR ($600.00)

    Entitles the Bar Sponsor to 4 tickets to the NTW Banquet and recognition as a Bar Sponsor

                                      

    INDIVIDUAL POWERPOINT ADVERTISEMENTS:   $100.00



    More details from Chairman, Mike Hedgepath, here    

         

    DEADLINE For Ad Submissions:  April 24, 2020

    Individual Tickets:  $50.00 each   

    Questions/Confirmations to: Mike Hedgepath

    (843) 469-0960  or  mike.hedgepath@sefl.com

    Email ad copy in PowerPoint Format to Brittney.knisley@msc.com

    Make Checks Payable To:

    National Transportation Week Committee

    C/O Wando Trucking, PO Box 1032, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29465

    • Friday, May 08, 2020
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Crowne Plaza North Charleston
    Register

    Please join us for a *MASC MEMBER ONLY* free luncheon with

    S.C. Ports Authority President & CEO Jim Newsome. 


    EVENT DETAILS: 

    Crowne Plaza North Charleston

    4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd, North Charleston

    Doors Open at 11:00 AM

    Lunch Served at 11:30 AM

    *This event is limited to Maritime Association Members*




    SPECIAL THANKS TO EVENT SPONSOR SUNTRUST


    • Thursday, May 28, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






    • Thursday, July 23, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






    • Friday, August 07, 2020
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Crowne Plaza North Charleston
    Register

    Please join us for a *MASC MEMBER ONLY* free luncheon with

    S.C. Ports Authority President & CEO Jim Newsome. 


    EVENT DETAILS: 

    Crowne Plaza North Charleston

    4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd, North Charleston

    Doors Open at 11:00 AM

    Lunch Served at 11:30 AM

    *This event is limited to Maritime Association Members*




    SPECIAL THANKS TO EVENT SPONSOR SUNTRUST


    • Thursday, August 27, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






    • Thursday, September 24, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






    • Thursday, October 15, 2020
    • 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Alhambra Hall, Mt Pleasant, SC
    Register


    • Thursday, October 22, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






    • Friday, November 13, 2020
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Crowne Plaza North Charleston
    Register

    Please join us for a *MASC MEMBER ONLY* free luncheon with

    S.C. Ports Authority President & CEO Jim Newsome. 


    EVENT DETAILS: 

    Crowne Plaza North Charleston

    4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd, North Charleston

    Doors Open at 11:00 AM

    Lunch Served at 11:30 AM

    *This event is limited to Maritime Association Members*




    SPECIAL THANKS TO EVENT SPONSOR SUNTRUST


    • Thursday, November 19, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • 4500 Leeds Avenue | Suite 242 (Second Floor)
    Register

    Nav/Ops meetings serve as the Maritime Association’s monthly membership meetings, wherein members are invited to network over coffee from 8:00 AM – 8:15 AM, then hear briefings from our state and federal agency partners and broader maritime community. Brief industry presentations on various topics are included. The meeting closes with public comment and/or announcements. This is a great place to get to know your community, as well as happenings in and around the port. All members are welcome to attend.

    **Meetings occur the 4th Thursday of each month with the exception of June and December**

    EVENT TIME & LOCATION

    4500 Leeds Avenue Suite 242

    North Charleston

    (Located within Charleston Metro Chamber Building)

    8:00 AM: Coffee & Networking

    8:15 – 9:00 AM: Meeting

    4th Thursday’s Monthly | No June, December



    Sponsorship provided by:






MASC PREMIER MEMBERS

Waterfront collective

Within the Collective, the Propeller Club of Charleston, The Charleston Motor Carriers Association, the Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association, Charleston Women in International Trade, and the Maritime Association all come together. Our mission is to support each other as links connecting the broader SC supply chain, logistics, maritime commerce and port-related industries comprehensively. We seek to heighten the visibility of our industries and expand the influence of our collective associations.

AUTHORIZED SEALS

MASC offers Authorized Seals for Certificates of Origin at a discounted rate to our valued member partners.

$1/ Seal for Members | $5/Seal for Non-Members

REQUEST SEALS

NEWS & NOTES

Your resource for waterfront community news, notices, government alerts, partner announcements, training offerings and more. 

NEWS & NOTES

MARINE TRAFFIC

Find the latest updates regarding inbound and outbound vessel movement.

MARINE TRAFFIC

EMERGENCY RESOURCES

These resources and links include everything you need for planning and preparedness so you can be ready in case of a hurricane or other disaster. 

EMERGENCY RESOURCES


MASC NAV/OPS (MONTHLY MEMBERSHIP) MEETINGS


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Please check our events calendar for dates


PLEASE NOTE: Nav/Ops meetings are held monthly with the exception of June and December. 

Location: 4500 Leeds Avenue, Suite 242 | North Charleston, SC 29405

Networking: 8:00 am | Meeting Start Time: 8:15 am



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