JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (April 20, 2017) – JAXPORT’s Aisha Eccleston, Southeast Sales & Service Provider Relations, has been named one of the Jacksonville Business Journal’s 40 under 40, recognizing Jacksonville’s most successful young business leaders.

Aisha Eccleston.
Aisha Eccleston.

Aisha has served in positions of increasing responsibility during her 10 years at JAXPORT, working in business development as well as sales and marketing. In her current role, Aisha provides guidance and assistance to freight forwarders and customs brokers looking to grow existing business opportunities and attract new business through JAXPORT. Last year, Aisha was nominated to participate in the country’s first U.S. Department of Transportation’s Every Place Counts Leadership Academy, held in Washington D.C.

Aisha is currently president of the Jacksonville Chapter of the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO Jax). She also gives her time to numerous community efforts, including serving as a JAXPORT mentor through the Big Brothers Big Sisters program.