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Port of Palm Beach Updates

Posted on: June 9, 2017

Staff Promotions in Administration and Accounting Departments

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Riviera Beach, Florida – June 9, 2017 – The Port of Palm Beach announced two staff promotions in the areas of Administration and Accounting today.

Beatrice Greffin, formerly the Manager of Human Resources, Payroll, and Foreign-Trade Zone, was promoted to Director of Human Resources and Administration, reporting to Manuel Almira, Executive Director of the Port of Palm Beach. Greffin began her career with the Port in November 2010. She adds the management of board meetings, commissioner affairs, and records administration to her Human Resources responsibilities. The Foreign-Trade Zone duties will be managed by Jackie Machado, Marketing Analyst for the Business Development team.

In the Accounting department, Brad Elling has been promoted to Assistant Controller and continues to report to Daniel Kirchman, Controller. In September of 2014, Elling joined the Port as a Staff Accountant. He now supplements his responsibilities with payroll administration. 

About Port of Palm Beach 

Port of Palm Beach is a full-service, diversified port, offering cruise and cargo services to more than 30 onsite tenants and users. At 162 acres, the port’s efficiency is unparalleled, processing more than $7 billion in commodities, 2.5 million tons of cargo, and 500,000 cruise passengers annually. As one of the largest employers in Palm Beach County, the Port of Palm Beach and its tenants employ more than 2,850 people. Through the contribution of more than $185 million in business revenue and $17.5 million in tenant-contributed state and local annual tax revenue, the Port of Palm Beach is one of the largest economic engines in South Florida. For more information, visit

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