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American Airlines Cargo announces new department leadership appointments

American Airlines Cargo announces the appointment of Indy Bolina as Head of Global Sales. Bolina, who will report to Roger Samways, Vice President Commercial, will lead American’s global sales team supporting the carrier’s extensive customer base.Bolina has a strong history of leading and developing global teams. Having started his career with American Airlines in London in 2017, Bolina has led people development and resource teams that work in partnership with ... [+]

NEO Air Charter appoints Flett for Nordics expansion

NEO Air Charter – the fast-growing cargo charter broker based in Germany – has appointed Ian Flett to the new position of Regional Sales Manager, Nordic Region. He is based in Denmark. In his new post, Ian will promote the company’s services to forwarders and logistics ... [+]

C.H. Robinson initiates leadership transition

C.H. Robinson announced on January 3 that Scott Anderson, Chair of the Board of Directors has been appointed Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective Jan. 1, 2023. Bob Biesterfeld has stepped down as President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the Board, effective ... [+]

New Port Commissioners, Re-elected Commissioner Sworn-in at Port of Palm Beach

Three Port Commissioners were sworn into office this week. On January 3, 2023 newly elected Port Commissioner for Group 5 Dr. Deandre Poole took the oath of office in a private ceremony alongside his wife Stephanie Poole. Dr. Poole is a native of West Palm Beach and ... [+]

Port of Baltimore receives top Coast Guard security assessment again

It’s 14 consecutive years and counting for the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore after receiving another top U.S. Coast Guard security assessment for its state-owned, public marine terminals.The Coast Guard’s annual inspection of facilities included a detailed review of all security protocols and procedures ... [+]

Peter Levesque appointed new president of CMA CGM America, APL

The CMA CGM Group announced that Ed Aldridge, president of CMA CGM America and American President Lines (APL), will retire on December 6. Peter Levesque, an international global supply chain executive with more than 30 years of industry leadership experience, will assume the presidency of ... [+]

Port of LA executives honored for efforts to advance women in transportation industry

Two Port of Los Angeles executives have been honored by WTS Los Angeles (previously known as Women’s Transportation Seminar) for their outstanding leadership in promoting and advocating gender diversity within the global transportation industry. Chief Harbor Engineer Dina Aryan-Zahlan has been named WTS-Los Angeles 2022 Woman ... [+]

Shake it Up

Freight shippers are struggling to recruit and retain drivers, and it gets worse every year. The industry has moved the needle slightly by increasing driver pay, and some states have lowered the age requirement for interstate drivers from 21 to 18. But this isn't nearly ... [+]

New Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration

The US Department of Transportation (USDOT) has announced that Shailen Bhatt has been confirmed as the 21st Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). Nominated by President Biden on July 21, 2022, Mr. Bhatt was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on December 8, 2022. He ... [+]

MDOT MPA Executive Director Doyle appointed to MTSNAC

William P. Doyle, executive director of Maryland’s Port of Baltimore and the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration (MDOT MPA) has been appointed by U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg to the Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee (MTSNAC) for a two-year term, effective immediately.The ... [+]