About Us


ShipMate, Inc. works with clients to help resolve their most demanding dangerous goods transportation, environmental management and safety issues. ShipMate provides creative ideas and cost effective solutions to resolve and manage their many compliance challenges.

Since 1991, we have provided practical, innovative solutions, products, and services to help our clients improve and sustain their businesses, even in the face of increasing economic, environmental, regulatory, and societal pressures. Clients around the world have benefited from our unique ability to bring focus to the very difficult and confusing regulatory requirements that apply to them.

We approach each new project as a unique set of challenges. We listen to our clients, carefully evaluate the issues, and try to fully understand the business before we offer cost-effective, sustainable solutions.

We are passionate about ensuring transportation and workplace safety, preserving the environment, managing and conserving our natural resources, while ensuring the continued success of our clients.

Who We Are

Our Technical Consultants and Instructors

Mr. Hunt is a highly skilled, motivated and dedicated professional, specializing in Chemicals and Hazardous Materials Transportation, Environmental and Waste Management, and Health and Safety for General Industry. Mr. Hunt has extensive experience in transportation and training program development, leadership and management, and engineering. Steve Hunt has provided consultation to large and small businesses, carriers, shippers, freight forwarders and nonā€vessel operating common carriers, agents, brokers, institutions and associations, chemical manufacturers and distributors, Federal, state and local agencies including the U.S. Department of Transportation, Department of Commerce, U.S. Customs & Border Patrol, California Highway Patrol, and U.S. Coast Guard.

Pamela C. Postuma
Ms. Postuma is a highly skilled, dedicated and motivated professional, specializing in the transport of dangerous goods for the automotive, chemical and cosmetics industries.  Ms. Postuma has extensive experience as the international shipping manager and logistics coordinator for a major cosmetics manufacturer, prior to joining ShipMate, Inc. in 2003.  Pam has provided training and conducted compliance reviews for hundreds of customers.  She is also quite skilled in the use of the WERCS system which is used by very large retailers.  Pam has authored hundreds of Safety Data Sheets and is thoroughly familiar with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS).  She has also delivered scores of presentations to various trade groups and industry associations.

Our Administrative Staff
Kris M. Hunt
Penni L. Snow
Laurie Farley

Christian Hunt
Daniel Hunt
Oliver Gokgoz

Our Vision

To be recognized by our clients and our peers as the leading for dangerous goods, health and safety, and environmental management training and consulting.

Our Mission

To ensure that our clients are fully compliant with all applicable regulatory requirements and industry best management practices by delivering the highest quality training and consulting, by providing outstanding customer service and support, and by offering innovative, cost-effective products and solutions.
We are fully committed to ensuring safety, preserving life, promoting health and protecting the environment.

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Professional Affiliations

ShipMate is an active member of the following professional organizations.