AAPA congratulates the 2023 AAPA Lighthouse Awards Program recipients for their exemplary programs and projects highlighting best practices and lessons learned.
To recognize superior overall performance in the competition, four ports were recognized with the Overall Beacon Awards of Excellence in Communications trophies awarded to Portos do Paraná (Category 1),Port of Corpus Christi (Category 2), andPort Everglades and Port of Oakland (Category 3-tie). The three categories are based on the size of the port’s public relations, advertising and marketing budget. Additional ports were recognized withtheOverall Beacon Awards of Excellence in Environmental Improvement, Facilities Engineering, and Information Technology. Links to the entry summaries are provided below.
The winners in this year’s competition will have their Excellence, Distinction and Merit awards mailed to their ports and be recognized in a PowerPoint presentation at AAPA’s 2023 Annual Convention in Aurora, CO, October 22-25. Winners of the Overall Beacon Awards of Excellence will be recognized and receive their trophies at AAPA’s Annual Convention.
AAPA’s Lighthouse Awards recognizes excellence in four categories: Communications, Environmental, Facilities Engineering and Information Technology.
Overall Beacon Awards of Excellence in Communications