Day Two – John S James Employee Appreciation Week 2019

Our Charleston Office got their greek on with Tuesday Togas and a paper airplane contest. Our Savannah office enjoyed a ruthless game of last Balloon standing, snacking on trail mix to help fuel the competition and wearing geared up apparel. The also had a visit from the Garden City Fire-staff. And our Atlanta Office set the wayback machine to the 1970s and had some tasty snacks. Stay tuned for more check-ins form our week of appreciation for our most valuable assets. Our employees!!

Read More »

Day One – John S James Employee Appreciation Week 2019

We kicked off the John S James Employee Appreciation week in style with a Motivational Monday. Our Savannah Office got some hearty carbs for breakfast followed up by some yoga and stretches. Charlotte got busy with a Mexican Fiesta and a cornhole tournament. Knoxville had an awesome breakfast plus a Heads Up challenge. Our Charleston Office got motivated with a 4k Race-Walk. John S James is looking forward to a great week celebrating our greatest assets, our employees!!

Read More »

MSC CTPAT Suspended

As a CTPAT certified customer broker, John S. James Co. notifies our participating partners of the recent change in CTPAT status for MSC. During their CBP imposed 90-day suspension, we recommend that CTPAT importers utilizing MSC’s services follow their protocols for non-CTPAT vendors.   https://www.msc.com/usa/press/press-releases/2019-june/msc-gayane

Read More »
James Gang

Naomi Gores 2019 Recipient of the MLET Eddie Johnson Award

The James Gang joins the Maritime Logistics Education Taskforce (MLET) in congratulating Ms. Naomi Gores of New Hampstead High in Savannah, GA on her recognition as the 2019 MLET Eddie Johnson Award recipient.  This award is offered to the outstanding intern each year. It is possible through the generosity of the local maritime-logistics community with money raised via donations from industry professionals in honor of one of the MLET founding board members, Eddie Johnson. Mr. Eddie Johnson was a long time member of the maritime community in the Savannah area with a passion for leading youth to career opportunities and mentorships in the industry. In her application essay, Ms. Gores stated, “The internship has provided me the foundation to start

Read More »
James Gang

Savannah Port Director Lisa Beth Brown honored at IFFCBAS meeting

On April 23, 2019, Savannah Port Director Lisa Beth Brown was a special guest at the IFFCBAS meeting.  After serving as Port Director for 8 years in Savannah, Ms. Brown is transferring to a post in Blaine, WA.  The IFFCBAS community presented Ms. Brown with a small gift as a token of our enduring appreciation for her service.  Pictured left to right, Ms. Lisa Beth Brown, Port Director, Elizabeth Hill, IFFCBAS President, Bridget Caldwell, IFFCBAS Vice President.

Read More »