Executive Spotlight

Join the Propeller Club along with maritime and transportation industry business leaders at our annual spotlight event.

At the Propeller Club’s Executive Spotlight luncheon, you will hear an amazing message from George Goldman, President of ZIM USA, and have the opportunity to network with your colleagues at the Propeller Club.

Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The River Club
1 Independent Dr. #3500
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Business Attire

Ticket includes a delicious buffet lunch

George Goldman, President, ZIM USA


George Goldman is the President, ZIM USA, a position he has held since September 2015.  ZIM USA is headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia.

Formerly, George was with APL as their Head of Commercial of the Americas (Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing & Customer Support for APL’s Liner division). This includes all commercial activities for North, Central and South America.  He recently relocated to the United States after serving 12 years in Asia where he was responsible for leading APL’s and APLL’s overseas regional business operations.

George had been with APL/NOL for the past 24 years and has worked in numerous management capacities. His overseas tenure began in 1996 as the Transpacific Market General Manager in Singapore, followed by ten years in China (Hong Kong & Shanghai) as Vice President & Managing Director of the region. He also served as Chairman of the Trade and Transportation committee in Shanghai for the American Chamber of Commerce.

George has a Bachelor of Science degree from San Jose State University, California with an emphasis in Marketing and Cybernetic Systems. He attended graduate school at NYU and executive management courses at the University of Michigan. George was raised in the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Area and has lived in New York/New Jersey area, Singapore, Shanghai and Hong Kong and is originally from the Netherlands.

George is married and has two sons. He currently resides in Virginia Beach, Virginia and Nashville, Tennessee.

Learn More about ZIM here.