In October, the Port of Oakland named Mike Zampa as Director of Communications. He is responsible for all internal and external communications for the port. Mr. Zampa has more than 25 years of communications experience. He previously worked for Bank of America and most recently had an 8 year tenure at APL.
In November, the port named Beth Frisher its Manager of Maritime Business Development. She will be responsible for all sales, marketing, business development and customer relations at the port. Ms. Frisher is a former Maersk executive where she spent 18 years in various roles both in Denmark and the US. Her most recent assignment was Director of Marketing and Communications for Maersk Line Ltd, the company’s US government business subsidiary.