2018-2019 Board Chair, Seattle Metro Chamber
CEO, Vigor Industrial
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Frank Foti is CEO of Vigor. Vigor builds our iconic Washington State Ferries, and is also an innovator in complex fabrication, a specialized shipbuilder and a ship repair powerhouse – the largest in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska. Under Frank’s leadership, Vigor’s annual revenues have grown from $80 million in the late 1990s to more than $500 million today. Throughout this period of growth, Frank has remained focused on what really matters: Vigor’s people. His clear vision and inclusive leadership style ensures that Vigor’s culture of honesty, respect, and entrepreneurism grows alongside the company’s balance sheet.