Director, Trade Transformation Office (TTO)
Cargo, Control & Release/International Trade Data Systems
Office of Trade
Customs and Border Protection
Director Annunziato has 20+ years with Customs and Border Protection (CBP). He began his career in 1996 as an Officer at the port of Los Angeles. In 2004, Mr. Annunziato was selected as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) program. Mr. Annunziato received two within team promotions which has led to his current position as Director.
Mr. Annunziato leads many high profile projects and has such notable releases as the Partner Government Agency (PGA) Single Window, Cargo Release, Free and Secure Trade (FAST) and the Ship Arrival App which was the first cargo app built on mobile technology for Customs.
He is the recipient of six Commissioner awards including an individual Ambassador’s award for Trade facilitation. The Single Window has received national as well as worldwide attention. The project has been selected as a SAMMY award finalist for 2017, been nominated for a Secretary’s Award and won a World Customs Organization (WCO) certificate of recognitions as well as received a nomination for this year’s Commissioner’s award for Trade Facilitation.