WB Skinner, president Bill Skinner has been named, President of the New York/New Jersey Foreign Freight Forwarders & Brokers Association (NY/NJFFFBA), it was announced by the organization. Mr. Skinner assumes the presidency for a two year term, succeeding Charles Riley, who now becomes Chairman.
The NY/NJFFFBA is one of the oldest transportation-related organizations in the U.S., providing the Freight Forwarding, Customs Brokerage and OTI communities in the New York and New Jersey regions with pertinent commercial and governmental information, policy decisions and advocacy statements. The Association marked its 100th anniversary in February 2017 at its annual gala dinner, chaired by Mr. Skinner. He previously served as Vice President of Imports.
“I am very honored to head up the organization that has done so much to advance the interests of our customs and freight forwarding members in the past,” said Mr. Skinner. “With the help of my colleagues in the community, we look forward to continuing the important contributions made by NY/NJFFFBA for a long time to come.”