OSM Maritime Group joined the International Maritime Organization in celebrating the 5th annual Day of the Seafarer this past Thursday (June 25), which is also a United Nations international observance day. Day of the Seafarer brings awareness to and recognizes the world’s 1.5 million seafarers to thank them for their service and contribution during their career at sea.
The 2015 Day of the Seafarer campaign aims to inspire young people to consider a career at sea. In support, OSM turned to social media to celebrate its shipboard team, using the hashtag #CareerAtSea to highlight that a career at sea is a rewarding opportunity that will take you to exciting and often exotic destinations around the world.
OSM's onshore staff played an active role in showing their appreciation and gratitude to seafarers everywhere. Celebrating together to use the opportunity to acknowledge the company’s 10,000+ shipboard crew who work aboard OSM's fleet.
“We are grateful for the commitment and dedication of our seafaring staff,” said Tommy Olosfen, Managing Director of OSM Crew Management. “Because of their choosing to have a career at sea, our customers are able to enjoy safe and reliable services.”
In an additional show of support, OSM along with sponsored team, the Houston Aces, came together to give thanks to the seafarers with a video designed to highlight their contriobution .
As a part of continuing to support and appreciate our seafarers please visit our Youtube Page and share our video. Together lets show our gratitude to the worlds seafarers for their contribution to the world's economy and the civil society; and for the risks and personal costs they bear while on their jobs.