HOPEWELL JUNCTION, New York, Oct. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FleetWeather ("FleetWeather") Business Intelligence, a provider of industry-unique maritime business intelligence (BI) solutions and consulting services for global shipping leaders, has announced the opening of its new office this October in Athens, Greece. The office launch was a result of a strong developing customer base in that region and the location being strategically key to FleetWeather's ongoing commitment to clients and additional exciting business opportunities. This new office expands FleetWeather's ability to service clients in Greece, Turkey and Cyprus while also positioning itself strategically to handle growing demand and interest throughout Europe.
"Opening a new office in Greece marks an important milestone in the growth of FleetWeather Business Intelligence in this region," said Jess Hurwitz, FleetWeather's Director of Global Sales & Marketing and Chief Technology Officer. "We have experienced tremendous growth and new business in Greece over the last few years with interest and inquiries continuing at a high level. This location puts us closer to many of our customers, allowing for enhanced services and closer working relationships with them."
FleetWeather has over 46 years of experience servicing the global maritime industry, first as a marine weather routing company, and more recently as the innovator and provider of shipping's first business intelligence solution introduced in 2013. FleetWeather provides a cost-effective "Big Data" solution for the shipping industry available today. FleetWeather's services include custom workflow, processes and reports managed daily by their analyst team combined with leadership, guidance, development, integration and consulting services. FleetWeather's BI services were selected as a finalist 2 years in a row (2014 and 2015) in the technical innovation category for the Lloyd's List North American Maritime Awards. FleetWeather will be present as an exhibitor and sponsor at the upcoming 17th Annual Marine Money Greek Ship Finance Forum at the Athens Ledra Hotel on October 14, 2015.
FleetWeather's new office in Greece is located in the Athens Towers in the Ambelokipi district, in the heart of Athens, right on the edge of the central business district. Athens Towers is the tallest building in Greece and houses many financial institutions, embassies and businesses.
FleetWeather Business Intelligence provides an industry-unique business intelligence (BI) and analytics service enabling global shipping leaders to make better decisions, be more competitive, save money and do what they do better. FleetWeather's services include custom workflow, processes, and reports managed daily by FleetWeather's analyst team combined with leadership, guidance, development, integration and consulting services. Operations, Claims, Technical, Finance and Management can all benefit from using business intelligence from FleetWeather. FleetWeather provides a cost-effective "Big Data" solution for the shipping industry available today helping shipping leaders to be more successful now and into the future, no matter what challenges they face. FleetWeather delivers services and solutions to a worldwide client list in the United States and over 60 other countries. Global clients include ship owners, fleet operators, pool managers, charterers, and technical managers. Founded in 1969, with over 46 years of experience servicing the global maritime industry, FleetWeather is a privately held corporation headquartered in Hopewell Junction, NY. In addition to their New York headquarters, FleetWeather also has offices in Connecticut, Greece and Singapore.