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Mr. Taormina has served in senior management positions in the United States Port Industry since 1974. He is currently the Principal / Director of Portdirections LLC, a California limited liability company, and serves as an Affiliated Principal to Vickerman and Associates for port authority management, governance, infrastructure and capital development planning, and strategic planning implementation.
As a senior manager, Mr. Taormina has been responsible for the preparation and implementation of Port Strategic Plans, Operational Plans, Security and Policy Manuals, and public-private partnerships for development of specific marine terminals. Mr. Taormina served as a Port Authority Chief Executive Officer on three United States seacoasts:
In his management capacity, Mr. Taormina has been directly responsible for the financing, planning, design, and implementation of many port and infrastructure projects and has also been directly responsible for the preparation, implementation and management of port strategic, operational, and security / safety plans and policies.