An update on all things business and finance at the port including a progress report on the modernization program presented by Steve Ribuffo, MBA, MS-LM, AMPE, Director, Port of Alaska.
PLUS! A member presentation from School Business Partnerships.
Steve Ribuffo is the Director of the Port of Alaska, an Enterprise Department of the Municipality of Anchorage. In this capacity, he is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day business operations of the Port; interacting as needed with tenants, the U.S. Coast Guard, the military and any new business prospects interested in operating out of the Port. He has been with the Port since August 2007, when he came aboard as Deputy Port Director. Mr. Ribuffo has been Port Director since June 2014.
Steve retired from the United States Air Force as a Colonel, having served 30 years on active duty. A native New Yorker, he graduated from Manhattan College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing. He also has an MBA from Golden Gate University, and a Masters of Science in Logistics Management from the Air Force Institute of Technology. He is an Accredited Maritime Port Executive.
Steve is a member of the Board of Directors of the Anchorage Downtown Partnership and the Anchorage Economic Development Corporation Investors? Council. He is Vice-Chair of the International Association of Maritime and Port Executives? Advisory Board. He is Regional Representative for Alaska on the Association of Pacific Ports? Executive Committee. He serves on the University of Alaska ? Anchorage?s Global Supply Chain Management Curriculum Advisory Committee and is also an Adjunct Professor of Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
Registration is due by 5 pm the Thursday prior, but please RSVP at your earliest convenience. A $2 fee will be added to all walk-in registrations, and available seating is not guaranteed.
General Admission + Lunch: $35 Members / $40 Non-Members
Table Reservation (Seats 8): $230 Members / $280 Non-Members
Coffee Table Reservation: $13 Members / $15 Non-Members
Students: $15 w/ID
Virtual via Zoom: $10 Members / $15 Non-Members
Punch Card (10 lunches): $330 Members / $380 Non-Members
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