LOCAL 553

265 W 14th St, Rm 305
New York, New York 10011

212-929-6828
local553ibt.org

Teamsters Local 553 represents drivers and other workers in the oil, dairy, freight, building materials, and bakery industries. The union also represents convention employees at the Jacob Javits Center and other New York event spaces. The oldest Teamster local in New York, Local 553 began as a union of Teamsters transporting coal on horse drawn carts. Local 553 members also run the fueling operation at JFK airport.

Leadership

Demos P. Demopoulos, Secretary-Treasurer
Anthony Storz, President
Stephen Malone, Vice President
Victor Castellano, Recording Secretary
Frank Fico, Trustee
Ralph Blasi, Trustee
Elgie Daniels Jr., Trustee