SUNY Maritime College will honor three outstanding individuals and their companies during the 2018 Admiral's Scholarship Dinner. This much-anticipated dinner is the primary vehicle to raise vital scholarship funds for academically gifted and financially needy students.
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May 1, 2018
Marina Del Ray
1 Marina Drive
Throggs Neck, NY 10465
2018 Admiral's Scholarship Dinner Honorees - Individuals
Dr. James S. C. Chao, Chairman, Foremost Group
Ms. Angela A. Chao, Deputy Chairman, Foremost Group
Mr. Joseph R. Byrne '89, Vice President, Turner Construction
2018 Admiral's Scholarship Dinner Honorees - Companies
Foremost Group is a leading international shipping, trading and finance company. Established in New York in 1964, the company manages a modern fleet of state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly dry bulk carriers. Comprising more than two million deadweight total fleet tonnage, the vessels include panamaxes, capsizes and Newcastlemaxes and is one of the largest and most well respected private dry bulk fleets in the United States.
Turner is a North America-based, international construction services company and is a leading builder in diverse market segments. The company has earned recognition for undertaking large, complex projects, fostering innovation, embracing emerging technologies, and making a difference for their clients, employees and community. With a staff of over 5,200, the company completes $10 billion of construction on 1,500 projects each year.