Four leading marine industry professionals, Lisa Morley, MPT, Christine Battles, AME, Megan Lagase, Pier 66 and Lucy Reed, The Triton have joined forces to help build the Marine Industry Storefront for the Junior Achievement JA World facility (JA Biztown and JA Finance Park) ! Over 30,000 elementary and middle school students visit JA World every year to discover their future by exploring the different businesses and industries aiding them make educational decisions.

“MPT is proud to partner with AME, the Marine Industries Association of South Florida, as well as the other founding members of the Marine Industry’s Junior Achievement storefront project. This initiative is going to change the way elementary and middle school children are exposed to the marine industry throughout the nation. We’re creating future opportunities to ensure the continued growth of the marine industry workforce here in South Florida. The chance for an exciting career in the marine industry is available to every child – our job is to ensure that they know about it. Only through continued education can our industry grow.” Lisa Morley, Executive Vice President, Maritime Professional Training/MPT

Thank you to the founding members:
– Advantage Services.Net

– AERE

-Advanced Mechanical Enterprises/AME

-FB Marine Group

-IGY Marinas

-ISS GMT

-Luxury Home Consultants

-MHG Insurance

-Maritime Professional Training/MPT

-Palladium Technologies

-Palmdale Oil

-Pier 66

-RPM Diesel

-The Triton

-Viking Recruitment

-Wards Marine

-Water Taxi

-Wright Maritime

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