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Lifetime Achievement Award Presented to Dr. James S.C. Chao
Lloyd’s List presented their Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. James S.C. Chao. The award was presented at its Americas Award Celebrates Maritime Excellence ceremony on May 23, 2018, in Houston, Texas. Angela Chao accompanied her father to the award ceremony.
The Award recognizes Dr. Chao’s success as an entrepreneur and shipping pioneer, as well as his lifetime devotion to philanthropy and educational achievement.
Dr. Chao was warmly received by all in attendance. He related his early experiences as an immigrant to America, arriving alone, without any friends or contacts. He expressed his deep appreciation to his late wife who was a strong partner, giving him the confidence he needed to make it through this challenging period in his life.