Wednesday, September 10 2014
PHOTO CUTLINE: From left, Port Freeport Executive Port Director/CEO Glenn Carlson, Port Commission Chairman John Hoss, Port Freeport Controller Mary Campus and Chief Financial Officer Jeff Strader.
Freeport, TX -- For the 25th year in a row, the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to Port Freeport by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada, (GFOA), for its 2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR).
This Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.
The CAFR has been judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program including demonstrating a constructive "spirit of full disclosure" to clearly communicate its financial story and motivate potential users and user groups to read the CAFR. The GFOA is a non-profit, professional association serving approximately 17,500 government finance professionals with offices in Chicago, IL and Washington, DC.
Port Freeport is committed to keeping the local community informed of our operations and results.
If you have questions or comments about this article, please email or call Glenn Carlson, Executive Port Director/CEO at firstname.lastname@example.org or 979-233-2667.