|Action Team Updates
Our Focus: Developing a logistics career awareness program for young adults 16-24 in Oakland Unified School District. The goal is to have a program in place by June 30th.
Next Step: Make a delegation visit in February to Patterson High School’s logistics program, which partners with Amazon, to gather information.
Current Members: Dean Foods, Kohana Coffee, Matson Logistics, Port of Oakland, Surplus Service, supported by Oakland Workforce Development Board, Oakland Unified School District, Oakland Chamber of Commerce, and Bay Area Community Colleges in Global Trade & Logistics
Join Us! The team is looking for leaders in companies that hire in logistics/warehouse positions to add your voice at this critical stage and develop a program with the skills you need, connected to the people who need jobs.
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Our Focus: Working jointly on a set of activities to officially advocate for goods movement infrastructure and investment in the East Bay.
Next Step: Creating an official task force with the staff and support of a 501-c6 advocacy organization, the East Bay Leadership Council. Over the next six months, the team will be creating the business plan for this task force, marketing, and implementing.
Current Members: CyberTran International, Dreisbach Enterprises, GSC Logistics, Neopost, and Schnitzer Steel. Supported by the Port of Oakland, US Department of Transportation, and East Bay Leadership Council.
Join us! The team is looking for leaders of transportation & logistics companies who are passionate about our regional infrastructure and competitiveness to influence this important discussion.
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