On 19th March the teams of POMI, NSM and V.Ships were honoured
at the Philippines most prestigious maritime evening event, theFAME
Appreciation and Recognition Night.
V Ships, the largest ship management company in the world, top
billed FAME's 40th year anniversary celebration. V Ships
was honored as aPioneer and Outstanding Principalby Filipino
Association for Mariners Employment (FAME), the biggest manning
association in the country for its continuing support and high
level of commitment in Filipino manning.
Capt. Sergio Constantini, former Owners
Representative; Jamie Stewart, current Owner's Representative
in Manila and John Brechin, UK Managing Director received this
prestigious awards on behalf of V Ships. Murray Barclay, V.Ships UK
Crew Director and Robert Gorman, Finance Controller were also
present during the awards night.
V Ships has other notable triumphs as two of its manning agents
in Manila namely Pacific Ocean Manning, Inc (POMI) and North Sea
Marine Services Corporation (NSM) were given recognition by FAME
for their valuable and untiring contribution to the association and
the manning industry Engr.
Elmer Pulumbarit, General Manager received the awards for
Pacific Ocean Manning, Inc. cited for its 34 year of membership in
the association. He was accompanied by Leo Aborot, Finance
For NSM, Edwin Francisco, Crew Operations Manager and Marielu
Umali, Crew Manager accepted the recognition for its 17 year of
The event was attended by hundreds of local and foreign maritime
and shipping personalities, as well as many high profile members of
the maritime industry.