Dennis Rochford is president of the Maritime Exchange for the Delaware River and Bay, a nonpro?t trade association serving port businesses throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.
has worked successfully to increase the pro?le of the Maritime Exchange nationally and throughout the tristate region.
He led the development of Maritime On-Line, a computer network that captures and disseminates maritime information among port-related businesses and federal agencies.
Rochford is a founding member and past president of the National Association of Maritime Organizations and serves as chairman of the North Atlantic Ports Association Maritime Committee.
He serves on the boards of the American Institute for International Steel, the Chilean American Chamber of Commerce, the PenJerDel Council, the Ports of Philadelphia Maritime Society, and the Port of Wilmington Maritime Society.
Rochford was elected a Member of the American Bureau of Shipping in 2001.
He also serves on the board of directors of the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation, and is a member of the Delaware Health Care Commission.
Rochford is Chairman of the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Council.