Alaska Business Forum: Rebuilding the Bering Sea Fishing Fleets

Alaska Business Forum: Rebuilding the Bering Sea Fishing Fleets

  • Date(s): Thu, Jun 04, 2015
  • Time(s): 08:00 AM - 09:30 AM
  • Location: Microsoft Events Center at the Seattle Metro Chamber
  • Address: 1301 5th Ave., Suite 1500, Seattle, WA, USA (Get Directions)
  • <br><b>Online registration for this event is now CLOSED. <br>We will begin taking walk-ups at 8:00am until the room is at capacity.</b>
  • Additional Information: Members: $25 pre-paid ($35 as of 6/2)
    Non-members: $40 pre-paid ($70 as of 6/2)
  • Questions: Contact Shelby Krogh at 206-389-7311


Alaska Business Forum: Rebuilding the Bering Sea Fishing Fleets – a Multi-Billion Dollar Opportunity

The aging vessels that make up the fishing fleet are being replaced.  Hear from the companies taking on this task and the business opportunities for the Puget Sound shipyards and their suppliers.

Steve Johnson
, Owner/Partner, Garvey Schubert Barer will describe the age, number of vessels, dollar values and circumstances of the Bering Sea fishing fleets (most of which are based in Seattle).

Kristian S. Uri
, General Manager & Chief Vessel Officer, Fishermen’s Finest, Inc. and Bryan Nichols, Director of Sales, Vigor Shipyards will each discuss how their companies are addressing the task of replacing the aging vessels in the fleets.

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