Troy Container Line Appoints Martin
Troy Container Line Ltd. has expanded its LCL export department with the addition of Stephanie Martin as a customer service representative. Based in the company’s Red Bank, N.J. office, Martin’s position is with the LCL exports customer service team handling pricing, booking, tracking and tracing of cargo. Before joining Troy Container Line, Martin began her career in the logistics industry monitoring refrigerated rail containers.
Troy Container Line Adds Midwest Sales Rep
American-owned NVOCC Troy Container Line Ltd. has appointed Chris Donzelli as the company’s new Midwest Account Executive. Based in Chicago, Donzelli has been charged with expanding Troy Container Line’s presence in the Midwest region. In this new position, he will work closely with the company’s current clients while also establishing new relationships and services. “Troy Container Line has spent the past several years increasing our presence in the Midwest. Troy’s newly expanded Chicago warehouse, recently established direct import and export routes
Troy Container Line Announces FCL Managerial Promotion
Troy Container Line Ltd., one of American-owned NVOCCs, has announced the promotion of Leeanne O'Reilly to FCL Export Manager. With the FCL’s ongoing expansion, the elevation of Leeanne into this vital leadership role is a move seen as essential by the company to not only sustain but also advance the tailored and comprehensive customer service that has become a hallmark of Troy Container Line. In her new role, O’Reilly will be second in command for FCL Exports, working closely with clients, partner agents, warehouses and fellow team members to ensure all operations are
Troy Container Line Names Dao Sales Representative
Troy Container Line Ltd., one of the largest American-owned NVOCCs, today announced the appointment of Jason Dao as sales representative. Based in the company’s Red Bank, N.J. office, Dao has been charged with further expanding Troy Container Line’s long-standing tradition of personalized service that customers around the world call on to meet their transportation needs. “In the course of 2014, Troy Container Line has established several new services and enhanced our capabilities in the Midwest. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of customer service and this mission
Troy Container Line Expands Export Dept.
Troy Container Line Ltd., one of the largest American-owned NVOCCs, announced the expansion of its LCL Export Department with the hiring of Teresa Becker, Miguel Odria and Brian O’Malley in the company’s Red Bank, N.J. headquarters. Becker, Odria and O’Malley’s roles will focus on three key aspects of the business: documentation, customer relations and operations to meet the heightened demand of the company’s continually expanding exports division. “Our strength is in our team's shared dedication to our customers. The growth of our export division is not only due
Troy Line Creates ‘Team Leader Division’
American-owned NVOCC Troy Container Line Ltd. has established a Team Leader Division, aiming to ensure quality services in both the FCL and LCL export departments, the company announced today. The launch of this newly established division is marked with the promotion of four key employees: Courtney Bertinato, Brian O’Malley, Chris Palmeri and Patrick O’Neill. Based in the company’s Red Bank, N.J. headquarters, this division will work with various teams including the warehousing, sales and documentation staff to ensure the superior customer service for which the company is
Troy Container Line VP to Retire
Walter Gimbert, vice president of Troy Container Line, will retire from the company as of May 14, 2015, after more than 20 years of service, the company announced today. “An inspiration to the entire team, Walter’s imprint on the company will continue to influence the company for years to come,” commented Patricia Fitzgerald, Troy’s COO of exports. “His cheerful spirit and personality will truly be missed around the office.” “Walter’s immeasurable contributions to Troy Container Line have led to the establishment of new services and
Canadian Pacific Hires Marsh as Sales VP
The appointment of Tim Marsh as senior vice president sales and marketing by Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd is aimed at bolstering its battered intermodal business, says a report from Globe and Mail. Marsh, who brings 25 years of international shipping industry sales and marketing experience, most recently served as executive VP North America Trade Division for Cosco Container Lines (COCSO), the global shipping giant. CP has lost some big intermodal customers to Canadian National Railway Co., and appears to be taking a big step toward winning new contracts in the business of handling containers
Uotinen Joins Robert Allan Ltd.
Sami Uotinen will join naval architecture firm Robert Allan Ltd. on October 1, responsible for European Business Development initiatives, operating from Turku, Finland. Uotinen, a graduate naval architect, joins Robert Allan Ltd. from Rolls Royce, where he has worked since 2000, most recently as North American Sales Manager for Z-Drive propulsion. He has also held positions at Aquamaster, Kamewa and Kvaerner Masa Yards.
MOL Names Nakamura as SVP Transpacific, Caribbean and Latin Trade
MOL (America) Inc. welcomes Junya Nakamura as Senior Vice President of Transpacific, Caribbean, Latin (West Coast South America) Trade. For the Transpacific Trade, he will report to Richard Hiller, executive vice president, MOL Line and for the Caribbean and Latin Trade, he will report to Yutaka Hinooka, chief operating officer, MOL Liner, Ltd. Nakamura joined MOL in 1985, most recently serving as general manager of the MOL (Japan), Ltd. administrative group. He earned his undergraduate bachelor of law degree from Waseda University and has also held positions in container operations; import and
ICTSI Names Head for Australian Unit
International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has announced the appointment of Anders Dommestrup as Chief Executive Officer of its Australian subsidiary, Victoria International Container Terminal Ltd., the company said in its press release. Prior to ICTSI, Dommestrup was Chief Operating Officer of Modern Terminals Ltd. (MTL). Since 2005, he had been overseeing the operation and business development of MTL´s operations in Hong Kong and in the mainland Chinese ports of Taicang in Shanghai and Dachan Bay in Shenzhen. Before this, he was part of the AP Moller Group from 1989 to 2005 in
ICTSI Names Head for Australian Unit
International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has appointed Anders Dommestrup as Chief Executive Officer of its Australian subsidiary, Victoria International Container Terminal Ltd. “We are extremely pleased to welcome Mr. Dommestrup into the ICTSI Group. With his extensive and leading industry experience and expertise, we believe that he can provide exceptional leadership to our new project at Webb Dock East in the Port of Melbourne,” says Christian R. Gonzalez, ICTSI Head of Asia-Pacific and the Subcontinent. Prior to ICTSI, Mr. Dommestrup was Chief Operating Officer of
DPH Announces New CPO and President
Diversified Port Holdings (DPH), LLC., a Jacksonville based stevedoring and terminal service organization and parent company to Portus and Seaonus, announced a pair of leadership appointments, naming Chris May as chief process officer (CPO) and Troy Gouger as president of operations. DPH has promoted Chris May as CPO, responsible for developing and implementing systematic process controls across all business units, driving standardization, acquisition integration, benchmarking development, the implementation of Quality Management System enterprise-wide, and oversee business unit transformation
Maersk Fights to Stay on top as Containership Downturn Deepens
Denmark's Maersk Line is fighting to remain the world's no.1 container shipping carrier as a wave of mergers and acquisitions, particularly in Asia, creates new challengers trying to grab a bigger share of a depressed market. Maersk itself hasn't made a major acquisition for more than a decade but says it might be open to "the right opportunity", although doubters believe such deals risk accumulating ships without securing enough customers. A unit of oil and shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk , the line has a 15 percent share of the overall container market. However, it faces Chinese rivals
Craig Named President and CEO of MOL America
MOL Liner Ltd. has announced that Richard “Dick” Craig has been promoted to President and CEO of MOL (America) Inc. effective June 24, 2014. He has 34 years of experience in the container shipping industry including over 11 years with MOL. MOL Liner Ltd.’s President & Chief Executive Officer Toshiya Konishi said, “Dick was instrumental in bringing MOL (America) Inc. up to one of the most efficient and productive organizations within MOL Liner in the last 10-plus years. I believe Dick is ideally suited to continue to drive the company forward, build on its potential and
Breakthrough Fuel Names Cullen Director of Applied Knowledge
than 48 countries. Cullen will also generate Breakthrough Fuel’s global fuel market outlooks and price forecasts, which are used to manage more than a half billion gallons of fuel globally. Cullen was previously Senior Global Research Manager at Breakthrough Fuel. Originally from Troy, N.Y., Cullen received his A.B. from Princeton University, where he concentrated in politics
Loutit Awarded Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship
The trustees of the Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship Trust have awarded the scholarship for 2017 to Taryn Loutit. Loutit is a fourth year mechanical engineering student at the University of Victoria with a passion for and an objective to pursue a career in naval architecture and marine engineering. She has an outstanding academic record and has completed five co-op work terms with marine-related businesses. The Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship Trust was initiated in 1982 from a bequest by the late Robert F. Allan, and with support from his many industry friends and colleagues.