Hydi Webb has been named as director of PortMiami after serving as Deputy Port Director for the last four years.


In its announcement, the Florida Ports Council noted that Webb is well known in the cruise industry, and she brings nearly 30 years of experience in cruise and cargo management to the world's largest cruise port.


"During her tenure at PortMiami, she has negotiated long-term investments, developed marketing and strategic plans, created international connections, and delivered excellent service to PortMiami and the county," it said.


Throughout her career at PortMiami, Webb has held several executive positions, including manager of advertising & public relations, manager of cruise development, manager of business development, assistant director of business development and marketing, and deputy director.