Gary Faber, President and Chief Operating Officer
Gary Faber, an experienced executive with over 30 years of experience in the maritime industry, assumed the position of president and COO of Foss Maritime Company in October of 2006 after 5 years at the company in a senior leadership position.
Gary has extensive experience in marine engineering, vessel operations, salvage and project management.
expertise in successfully handling projects in extreme environments extends from the arctic regions of Alaska and Sakhalin Island, Russia, to the southern extremes of South America and the Caribbean.
Gary's credentials include experience with assurance programs such as ISO and ISM as well as in general occupational and safety programs.
accomplishments include recognition for the United States Coast Guard Benkert Award for Excellence in Environmental Protection.
was president of Seacoast Towing
, which specializes in coastwise bulk petroleum transportation, and vice president for operations at Crowley Maritime
Gary, who has a Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Engineering from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York, holds a U. S. Coast Guard Third-Assist Engineer License and has extensive training and certification in the incident command system.