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1 Million Meals for Children

C.R. England and England Logistics have reached the half-way mark of their goal of donating one million meals for children in 2018. The milestone was reached early Thursday morning, June 14, as part of the “One Initiative,” a campaign that invites company employees, customers, carriers, and freight agents to join the fight against childhood hunger. C.R. England and England Logistics have implemented a donation structure that converts profits earned from any business ... [+]

Port Houston Names Chief Commercial Officer

Port Houston has named John Moseley Chief Commercial Officer, succeeding Ricky Kunz who has elected to retire from the Port of Houston Authority. Moseley served as senior director of trade development since 2010. In his new role, Moseley will take the lead in developing and ... [+]

Ports America Group, Inc. Appoints New CEO

Ports America Group, Inc., the largest marine terminal operator and stevedore in North America, announced the appointment of Mark Montgomery as president and CEO. Mark replaces former president and CEO, Michael Hassing. Mark was previously president and CEO of Ports America Chesapeake (PAC) from 2010 to ... [+]

Brazil Truck Driver Strike

On May 21, 2018, truck drivers in Brazil went on strike. The truck drivers are blocking roads and highways, which has led to closures across the country including some airports and ports. Transit and lead times for goods passing through Brazil will be affected. The ... [+]

MTC Logistics Announces Transition Plan

MTC Logistics (MTC) announced a leadership transition plan on May 18 in which Andrew (Andy) B. Janson has been appointed COO and will succeed F. Brooks Royster, III, as President in early 2019. Mr. Royster has served as President of MTC for the past five ... [+]

MTC Logistics Announces Transition Plan

MTC Logistics (MTC) has announced a leadership transition plan in which Andrew (Andy) B. Janson has been appointed Chief Operating Officer and will succeed F. Brooks Royster, III, as President in early 2019. Mr. Royster has served as President of MTC for the past five years ... [+]

Rolf Habben Jansen confirmed as Hapag-Lloyd CEO until March 2024

The supervisory board of Hapag-Lloyd AG has unanimously approved to extend the contract of Chief Executive Officer Rolf Habben Jansen for a further five years until 31 March 2024. “With Rolf Habben Jansen at the head, Hapag-Lloyd has further improved its position as a leading global liner shipping company ... [+]

Port of Oakland hires workforce development industry leader

The Port of Oakland has named Julina Bonilla the Workforce Development Manager in its Social Responsibility Division. In the newly-created position, Ms. Bonilla is primarily responsible for managing a workforce development program that gives local residents access to Port-related employment opportunities. “Julina Bonilla brings strong leadership ... [+]

Canaveral Port Authority Appoints Chief Financial Officer

Canaveral Port Authority has named Michael B. Poole as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Port Canaveral, effective May 11, 2018. A well-respected seaport industry executive, Poole brings to the Port 30 years experience in maritime transportation, municipal finance, public accounting, and financial and operating auditing. "Sound ... [+]

Volga-Dnepr Group Appoints Paul Nolan as Fleet Development Director

Volga-Dnepr Group has appointed Paul Nolan, a leading expert in aircraft trading, remarketing and leasing, as Fleet Development Director. Paul has worked in aviation commerce for more than 30 years, most recently spending more than 15 years as Senior Vice President, Aircraft Asset Management, for DVB ... [+]