2020 Lothar Klestadt Scholarship Winner
Blake Broder, son of Brad Broder, ECU Worldwide was awarded the 2020 Lothar Klestadt Scholarship Award for his essay on "Discuss the effects of global shocks such as natural disasters, war threats, nuclear accidents, global health emergencies and pandemics, most recently the COVID-19 (Corona Virus) on the world trade systems. Are logistics suppliers, such as freight forwarders, customs brokers, ocean and air carriers, increasingly vulnerable to these disruptions? How can the logistics industry better mitigate and manage these shocks?"
Blake is pursuing his undergraduate degree at Occidental College in Los Angeles. On behalf of the Lothar Klestadt Scholarship Fund the NY NJ Foreign Freight Forwarders & Brokers Association congratulates Blake and wishes him the best luck pursuing his education.
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