Seafarers' House at Port Everglades
, Florida, announces plans to recognize Gerhard E. Kurz as the 2003 recipient of the
International Golden Compass Award. Gerhard E. Kurz, Chairman, President
and Chief Executive Officer of Seabulk International will
be honored for his
outstanding contributions to the maritime industry at this year's
prestigious gala dinner in Fort Lauderdale, April 5, 2003.
Gerhard E. Kurz was named Chief Executive Officer and a Director in April
2000, President in September 2000, and Chairman of the Board in September
2002. Widely recognized within the international maritime industry, Mr.
Kurz was formerly President of Mobil Shipping and Transportation Company
(MOSAT), a Mobil Oil-affiliated company, from which he retired in March