Upcoming events

    • 26 Jul 2018
    • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 145
    Register

    July Logistics Organizations Mixer Sponsorship

    • Sponsorship includes logo on marketing materials sent to all clubs, option to hang company banner at Brookhaven and put flyers on a table at the event.
    • Email your logo to Patricks@mallorygroup.com

    Thank you for your support!



     


     

     

    • 21 Aug 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Chickasaw Country Club
    • 100
    Register

    Join us for our August luncheon featuring guest speaker:


    Kimberly Cockrell

    New York Shipping Exchange

    Vice President, Key Accounts

    Kim Cockrell is the VP of Key Accounts for the New York Shipping Exchange, Inc. (NYSHEX)

    Kim joined NYSHEX after 15 years with the AP Moller-Maersk Group, a global Fortune 150 company, where she was most recently Director of Sales for Sealand. 

    During her time with Maersk Kim lived and worked in Latin America, Europe and the Middle East and has partnered with logistics teams at dozens of Fortune 500 companies.  Kim has held a variety of positions including Key Account Manager for Damco, Account Executive and Trade Manager for Safmarine, and is a graduate of Maersk’s globally recognized management trainee program.

    Kim graduated from the University of Alabama with degrees in Business Management and Spanish.  She currently calls New York City home, loves running and is an adrenaline junkie.

    About New York Shipping Exchange:

    NYSHEX has been developed in collaboration with leading global carriers, shippers and forwarders to provide freight contracting systems and standards for global shipping.



     


     

     

    • 21 Sep 2018
    • 23 Sep 2018
    • New Orleans
    Register

    2018 Port Tour

    Dear MWTC members and guests:

    The Biennial “Port of New Orleans Tour” presented by the Memphis World Trade Club will be from September 21st through 23rd (Fri-Sun) 2018.

    This exciting and educational tour is developed especially for Mid-America exporters, importers, freight forwarders, steamship lines, and other related international companies and their employees. You do not have to be a member of the MWTC to participate.

    The itinerary will include a tour of the Port of New Orleans container terminals and break-bulk facilities, viewing of steamship vessels in port, and a tour of the sea port commodity facilities. We also have gracious sponsors which have agreed to provide a wonderful New Orleans reception and dinner as they have in the past.

    Participants will have free time to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Historic French Quarter and the surrounding area after program hours.

    The MWTC group will travel by way of Motor Coach (bus) from Memphis to New Orleans on September 21st and stay in an up-scale Marriott Hotel near the heart of the French Quarter District.  Returning to Memphis on September 23rd.  

    Please access the link below and complete your credit card payment or mail in a deposit payable to the address below to hold your limited space seating:  

    Memphis World Trade Club     

    PO Box 240021         Memphis, TN 38124

    The deposit is $115 per person. This deposit is used to reserve seating and off set the cost of the motor coach and events. The deposit payment is required whether the bus travel is utilized or not. Each party will be responsible for their hotel room charges upon check out.  As usual the MWTC is holding a block of rooms for this program at the Marriott Hotel.

    Please let us know if you plan to ride the bus with us to New Orleans on your registration form.

    Come show your support for our major partner in International Trade and see the new port facilities and ships at the Port of New Orleans.

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    2018  MWTC Port of New Orleans Expedition

    Sept. 21st thru Sept. 23rd, 2018

    ITINERARY        

    Friday-Sept. 21st  (10:00AM) Leave Memphis on Coach/Bus . Arrive New Orleans at approximately 5:00 PM.   More details to follow.  

    Hotel accommodations (2 nights) – Marriott Hotel at 555 Canal St. - the French Quarter

    Saturday-Sept. 22nd  (9:30AM – 2:00PM) Ocean port and ocean terminal facilities tour and luncheon.  Tour of New Orleans Port Headquraters.

    Dinner to follow by sponsor. 

    Sunday-Sept. 23rd (12:00PM) depart New Orleans for Memphis (arrival 7:00PM).

    This tour is brought to you by the MWTC and the Port of New Orleans.

    *** All addresses and time schedule details will be provided after registration.***

    Questions??  – Please contact the following:

    Natalie Tribble – Executive Director – Memphis World Trade Club 

    natalie@memphisworldtradeclub.com 



    • 16 Oct 2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Chickasaw Country Club
    • 100
    Register

    Join us for our October luncheon featuring guest speaker:

    Mark Kendall

    Ocean Network Express Na Inc.



     


     

     

    • 15 Nov 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    • Peabody Memphis Hotel
    Register


    67th Annual Port of New Orleans Night

    The Memphis Peabody Hotel

     November 15, 2018


    Come join the Memphis World Trade Club for the 67th Annual Port of New Orleans Night at the Peabody Memphis Hotel! Cocktails begin at 6:00 p.m., and dinner is at 7:00 p.m. 

    This event registration is for PORT NIGHT ONLY.

    For our registering members - remember you can bring as many guests as you'd like. Tables will seat 10 people and will display company name. You must purchase a table to participate in the table decoration contest.  For information at table assignments, contact Eddie Fuchs @ 901-288-6232 or eddie.fuchs@dunavant.com.

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    Contact Natalie Tribble with any questions.

    natalie@memphisworldtradeclub.com

    Payment Details: Remember that it is a requirement to be a MWTC member to purchase tickets or tables to Port Night only. Pay on-line with Visa/MC through Paypal or from your checking account with Paypal.

    Pay by check ahead of time by sending payment to: 

    Memphis World Trade Club 

    P.O. Box 240021 

    Memphis, TN 38124-0021. 

    The date of the postmark governs the registration price. Registration for the event constitutes your agreement to pay. Payments are non-refundable. To become a member of the MWTC - or if you have any trouble registering for the event - contact Natalie Tribble at Natalie@memphisworldtradeclub.com

    Check-in Required: All Port Night registrants will receive a name tag prior to or at registration. Please check-in at our registration table for table assignment and to resolve any payment issues.

    Event Location: Port Night of New Orleans Night | The Peabody Hotel Memphis

    Address: 149 Union Avenue, Memphis TN 38103  

    Directions: Located in Downtown Memphis, the Peabody is two blocks from the "Mighty Mississippi" and catty- cornered across the street from the Red Birds Autozone Stadium.

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