2010 State of the Ports - Maryland State of the Ports

2010 State of the Ports

At the 2010 State of the Ports WTCI’s members, Board of Directors, and the port community got the  latest port news directly from Maryland’s Secretary of Transportation Beverley Swaim-Staley while sampling wines from around the world.


4:00 -4:45 | Welcome Reception
4:45 – 5:30 |Speaking Remarks

  • Deb Kielty, President, World Trade Center Institute
  • Wil Sirota, WTCI Founding Board Member
  • Derrick Surrat, District Sales Manager, British Airways
  • Harold Adams, President, HLA, LLC
  • Beverley Swaim-Staley, Secretary, Maryland Department of Transportation

5:30 -6:30| Embassy Wine Tasting

6:30 | Raffle & Round Trip Airtran Ticket Drawing


2010 sponsors

Featuring Wines From


Companies in Attendance

A & M Imports LLC

ACS International Schools

Alliance Engineering, Inc.

AM Media and Marketing

Ayers Saint Gross

Badia di Morrona

Baltimore Business Journal

Baltimore Grand Prix

Baltimore International Warehousing Corp.

Baltimore Maritime Exchange

Bank of America Corporation

BATA Marine, Inc.


BD Diagnostic Systems

BelAir Networks

Blue Sky Factory

Bluewing – Enviromental Solutions & Technologies

BMC Group

BWI Airport

Canton Marine Terminal

Central Maryland Small Business and Technology Development Center


Civic Frame

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Comcast Spotlight

Compass Languages

Conference Language Solution

Cora Italian Specialites, Inc.

Corman Construction

Corman Marine Construction

Corporate Council on Africa

Craig Willinger Fund

Dartrans Inc.

DSM Nutritional Products

Duane Morris, LLP

E.H. Harms USA, Inc.

Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore

Educational Solutions, LLC.

El Coloquio

Ellicott Dredges, LLC

Ellin and Tucker

Embassy of Argentina

Embassy of Romania

Evergreen Shipping Agency (America) Corporation


Florida Crystals Corporation (Domino Sugar)

Former Baltimore Council on Foreign Affairs


FORMER Duane Morris LLP

FORMER Grant Thornton LLP

Former Gross, Mendelsohn & Associates, P.A.

Former Gross Mendelsohn

Former Hampton Inn & Suites Baltimore Inner Harbor

Former Jhpiego Corporation

Former Katz, Abosch, Windesheim, Gershman, & Freedman, P.A.


Former Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development

former McGladrey LLP

Former Stevenson University

Former Suite Solutions

Former Terminal Corporation

Former UTi, USA inc.

FORMER Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP

FrontierMEDEX Group Limited

Fulton Financial Corporation



GRACE Davison

Greater Washington Initiative

Gross, Mendelsohn & Associates, P.A.

Harbor City Services

Helen Delich Bentley and Associates, inc.

HighBank Advisors


Hogan Lovells

Humanim, inc.

iCore Networks


Janus Janitorial Services/Janus Contractors


Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business

JPB Enterprises

Katz, Abosch, Windesheim, Gershman, and Freedman, P.A.


Laureate Education, inc.

Laurel Regional Hospital

Legg Mason

Lightning Transportation, inc.

Lutheran World Relief

M&T Bank

Mainfreight USA

Market Partner Consulting

MarketPoint, LLC

Maryland Department of Agriculture

Maryland Department of Commerce

Maryland Department of Transportation

Maryland Line Handling

Maryland Office of Sports Marketing

Maryland Port Administration

Maryland Port Administration

Maryland Wineries Association

McCormick and Company, Inc.

Media Star Promotions

Meditarranean Shipping Company

Mid-Atlantic Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Montgomery Works

MOOCs University

Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

National Geographic Society

Northrop Grumman

Offit Kurman Attorneys At Law

Picorp, Inc. Baltimore

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Rockwell Collins

Rose Financial Services, LLC.


Semmes, Bowen & Semmes

Smart CEO

Social Enterprise Alliance


Stevenson University

Systems Enterprise Solutions

  1. Parker Host, Inc.
  2. Parker Host, Inc.

TD Bank

Terminal Corporation

Terrapin Adventures,LLC

TESSCO Technologies, Inc.

The Childrens Guild, Inc.

The Language Technology Center, Inc.

The Wharton Group

U.S. Export Assistance Center Baltimore

UK Trade and Investment

Union Memorial Hospital

University of Maryland

University of Maryland Baltimore County

University of Maryland University College

UTi, United States Inc.

Ventis Partners

Verizon Wireless

Visionmark Communications

Walden University

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics


Whiteford, Taylor and Preston LLP

Willis of Maryland, Inc.

Zest Social Media Soultions, LLC