Port of Los Angeles Chief Honored

Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka has been honored with this year’s Southern California Logistics Council Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Supply Chain & Logistics Management.

Seroka is the seventh person to receive the honor from the Inland Empire Economic Partnership, which the organization recognized at the 2021 Southern California E-commerce and Logistics Summit.

“Gene Seroka is the living definition of excellence in logistics and supply chain management,” said Paul Granillo, president and CEO of IEEP. “Because of all that Gene has achieved for our industry, he is very deserving of this award.”

The award is given to business leaders for outstanding management, goes above and beyond to serve the needs of stakeholders and leads with integrity.

“Because the Inland Empire is such a vital part of our nation’s largest trade gateway, I’m grateful to receive this award from an organization that has done so much to address the many pressing needs of our industry and the one in nine jobs it helps facilitate here in Southern California,” Seroka stated. “I look forward to continued involvement with IEEP and contributing to its important initiatives in the future.”

By Pacific Maritime