Hydi Webb has been named as Director of PortMiami. Webb, who served as Deputy Port Director for the last four years, was tapped as the new director by Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava.
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.
“Hydi Webb is beyond qualified to take over operation of PortMiami and shepherd it into a new era of success,” said Mayor Daniella Levine Cava. “Her expertise, professionalism, and leadership will ensure the port remains a top economic driver for Miami-Dade County, creating new jobs, opening trade networks, and maintaining top safety standards for our community. We are proud to have her take the reins of such an important institution in South Florida.”
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.