Τhe cutting of the “New Year Cake” of HEMEXPO companies took place on Friday 17th of February 2017, at Yacht Club of Greece. The event was honored by the presence of distinguished partners such as Cpt. Panagiotis Tsakos, Chairman of Tsakos Group, Mr. Simos P. Palios, Chairman of the Board of the Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Diana Shipping Inc., Mr. Vassilis Papageorgiou, Vice Chairman of Tsakos Group, Mr. Christophe Tytgat, General Secretary of SEA Europe and Mr. Petros S. Kokkalis, Executive City Councillor for Local Economic Growth & Entrepreneurship and Cofounder of BlueGrowth.
The event was also honored by the presence of representatives of the Hellenic Ministry of Shipping and Island Policy, Enterprise Greece, KOTRA (Korea Trade – Investment Promotion Agency), DNV GL Maritime, Posidonia Events, H.I.M.T. – (The Hellenic Institute of Marine Technology) and WIMA (Worldwide Industrial & Marine Association).