CEO of the Year Awards 2022

6 APAC / CEO of the Year Awards 2022 , With a business entirely built on the primary core value of being 100% aligned with and driven by the needs of its clients, Virtue Maritime Services Corp possesses a vision to attract, develop and retrain a crew that goes about and beyond industry standards – exceeding quality in everything they do. At VMSC, the primary goal of the organisation is to develop a home-trained crew that radiates quality and is fully compliant with standards set in accordance with STCW 2010 and the vessel’s Flag State. Essentially, this is done by re-designing crews to ensure they suit the basic needs required to excel, such as educational standards, good seamanship, environmental safety, ship’s security and economic viability. “We are committed to providing well trained competent crew and high-quality ship management services to achieve safety of the vessels, people on board and ashore and cargo, and environmental protection. In addition to this, we have our own training centre that helps assess the capacity of every candidate in all ranks with no human intervention. We also cooperate with maritime schools in the Philippines to train excellent young seafarers by providing financial support and Established with the aim to provide consistently excellent service to seafarers and founded with the principle core to sail with resiliency and endurance, VirtueMaritime Services Corp ensures its crewwill be given integrity, honesty and fair growth, all while serving with dedication and commitment 100%of the time. Jomel Paradero, successful and wellestablished CEO of VMSC, has been honoured with the Best Maritime Services award and showcases the offerings of his leadership and its effects on the company in the article below. Best Maritime Services CEO 2022: Jomel Paradero later joining our fleet of vessels,” explains Jomel Paradero, CEO. Having graduated from the premier maritime institution in the country, the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy (PMMA), Jomel has been able to utilise the skills and industry expertise gained from the academy and continues to showcase the efforts and intellect of the school and its 202 years of maritime excellence that directly related to producing marine, naval and coast guard officers for shipboard and shorebased positions. Because of this, the academy, Jomel’s one of a kind and unmatched experience and his drive for success at VMSC ensure that all officers will be given honest and thorough training to provide the best service, knowledge, and skills to others. Expanding on his leadership efforts, Jomel adds, “I always make certain that my worth outsized the institution’s reputation I belonged to, while circumscribed within the due bounds of righteousness, humility and courage. In that way, you can assure that you’re not only taking credit for its prestige but also kindled honour to its former glory.” Initially established under the name Seabreeze Crewing Manila Inc, VMSC was officially obtained juridical personality on December 27th, 2005. By January 1st, 2006, VMSC began its first official search for crew members Mar22561