The Florida Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association (FCBF) announced over the weekend that Seaboard Marine was chosen as its “2016 Firm of the Year”.

This honor is awarded to the company which demonstrates a constant commitment to customer satisfaction, quality services, and dedication to preserving and expanding successful professional partnerships with its customers, vendors, partners, and associations such as the FCBF in support of the continued advancement of trade and logistics in Florida. The award was presented at the yearly FCBF gala dinner on April 23 in Miami. Seaboard Marine was proudly recognized alongside “Person of the Year” Juan Kuryla, Director of PortMiami.

Edward Gonzalez, Seaboard Marine President, said, “Awards like these are truly special because they underscore the constant dedication Seaboard Marine and its employees have towards delivering excellent customer service. Seaboard Marine is fortunate to be surrounded and supported by great long-time friends and partners, such as the FCBF and Port Miami, and we are honored to be recognized on the same evening as Juan Kuryla and the new Hall of Fame inductees. Together, we share the same vision of improving our community and creating valuable jobs through trade and commerce. On behalf of our employees, we are extremely pleased and grateful to be named ‘Firm of the Year’ by the FCBF and we look forward to continuing our mutually prosperous long-standing relationship.”