Speaker Bio


Gregory Edwards

Gregory Edwards

Director of Sales - Strategic Export Accounts, Virginia International Terminals, LLC

Greg Edwards is a native Virginian and a lifelong resident of Hampton Roads. He joined The Port of Virginia in July 1992, making him a 30-year maritime transportation veteran.

For the last 15 months, Greg has served with the port sales team, as director of strategic export accounts. He is focused primarily on two key verticals:

  1. Agriculture and forest products
  2. Chemicals and industrials

Greg has served on the boards of the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and “Future of Hampton Roads.” He also served as chair of the Hampton Roads Transportation and Planning Organization’s Citizen Transportation Advisory Committee.

He is a graduate of Old Dominion University in Norfolk, as well as the Virginia State Chamber’s LEAD Virginia program and the regional LEAD 757 initiative.  Greg and his wife, Laura, live in Chesapeake. They have three adult children and became first-time grandparents in 2022.

Session:

Moving Materials Revisited

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