Alabama State Port Authority Names Beth Ann Frisher as Chief Commercial Officer

Beth Ann FrisherFeb. 26, 2021 - Alabama State Port Authority announced that Beth Ann Frisher has joined the Port Authority’s senior management team as the new Chief Commercial Officer, effective February 18, 2021.

Ms. Frisher will be responsible for all commercial activities involving sales, marketing and real estate development.

“Beth stood out amongst a very impressive list of qualified individuals seeking to lead this critical position at the Authority,” said John Driscoll, Director and CEO of the Port Authority.

Prior to joining the Port Authority, Ms. Frisher served as the head of business development and international marketing at the Port of Oakland.  Her experience also includes over 15years with AP Moller-Maersk in both Europe and North American directing sales and marketing, business process and pricing initiatives.

Ms. Frisher earned her Bachelor of Arts from Duke University and Master of Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The Alabama State Port Authority owns and operates the State of Alabama’s deep-water port facilities at the Port of Mobile, currently the 11thlargest U.S. Seaport by total trade and generating $25.4 Billion in economic value statewide.

SOURCE: Alabama State Port Authority