NC Ports Welcomes Industry Veteran as Director of Carrier and Trade Development

North Carolina Ports has added maritime industry veteran Benjamin M. Massa to its staff as the new Director of Carrier and Trade Development. At North Carolina Ports, Massa will apply his extensive experience to further grow and expand container business at the Port of Wilmington. “Ben brings a wealth of experience from leadership roles in port development, ocean carrier trade management, as well as agency operations and management,” said NC Ports ... [+]

SEKO Logistics targets network growth, new partners, strategic acquisitions

SEKO Logistics is looking to build on a year of growth in 2017 by expanding its global footprint, recruiting new partners and making strategic acquisitions in both the forwarding and technology sectors. Spearheading this focus will be William J. Wascher, who takes over as Chairman of ... [+]

Shawn Richard Joins SEKO Logistics as VP Global Airfreight

SEKO Logistics has appointed Shawn Richard to the newly-created post of Vice President Global Airfreight as cross-border eCommerce now accounts for 50% of SEKO’s airfreight volumes and customer demand increases for Final Mile and traditional international and domestic airfreight services. Reporting to Terry Unrein, SEKO’s Chief ... [+]

CEVA appoints new Managing Director for UK, Ireland, Nordics

CEVA Logistics has appointed Eddie Aston to the position of Managing Director, UK, Ireland and Nordics (UKIN). Aston joins CEVA from Northgate the commercial van hire and leasing organization where he was UK Managing Director. In his new role he brings extensive, international executive level experience ... [+]

JAXPORT Hires Experienced Seaport Executive as Chief Operating Officer

Following a nationwide executive search, JAXPORT has selected Frederick P. Wong Jr. as Chief Operating Officer. Wong’s first day on the job will be Feb. 5, 2018. Wong has more than 20 years of experience in all facets of port operations and since 2014 has been ... [+]

JAXPORT Hires New Container Accounts Director

JAXPORT has hired experienced logistics and transportation professional David Kalata as Director, National Container Accounts. Kalata joins JAXPORT’s award-winning Sales and Marketing team and is responsible for developing new and existing container cargo business with accounts throughout the United States. Kalata comes aboard as the federal ... [+]

Atlas Air makes Asia appointments

Atlas Air, Inc. has appointed Alvin Tay as Vice President Sales and Marketing for the Asia-Pacific region. Starting in March 2018, Alvin will lead the sales and marketing team in Asia-Pacific and manage all commercial activities in the region. He will be based in Hong ... [+]

Baugh re-elected chairwoman of Manatee County Port Authority

Manatee County Commissioner Vanessa Baugh has been elected to a second consecutive one-year term as chairwoman of the Manatee County Port Authority, the governing board of Port Manatee. Baugh, who also was elected in mid-December to a one-year term as chairwoman of the Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning ... [+]

Crowley Shipping Announces New Management Team

Crowley Maritime Corp. has announced it has appointed four industry veterans to oversee the consolidated lines of business under the recently formed Crowley Shipping group, which provides petroleum and chemical transportation, commercial ship management, offshore energy support, and ship assist and tanker escort services in ... [+]

Port of Portland Commission President Appointed

Governor Kate Brown appointed Alice Cuprill-Comas as Port of Portland Commission President, effective Dec. 27. Cuprill-Comas is senior vice president and general counsel for Oregon Health & Science University, and she replaces Jim Carter who completed an eight-year term as Commission President, and who agreed to ... [+]