(Jacksonville, Fla.; March 5, 2003) – Ismael Estrada has been promoted to director of port operations for Crowley liner services Isla Grande terminal in San Juan, Puerto Rico. In his new role, he is responsible for all operational activities of the terminal including equipment control, freight services, security and maintenance.
Estrada joined Crowley in 1990 as supervisor of vessel cargo operations and was subsequently promoted to manager of terminal operations. Estrada will report to Roberto Lugo Jr., vice president and general manager.
“During his 13 years with Crowley, Ismael has become a valuable member of Crowley’s Puerto Rico, Caribbean team,” Lugo said. “We are certain that he will continue to excel in his new role while bringing additional value to our customers.”
Crowley Liner Services, headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., is a subsidiary of Oakland-based Crowley Maritime Corporation and is part of its liner segment. The corporation, founded in 1892, is primarily family- and employee-owned, and is engaged in worldwide logistics, liner services, contract towing and transportation, energy support services, ship assist and escort services, vessel management and petroleum and chemical marine transport. Additional information about Crowley, its subsidiaries and business units may be found on the Internet at www.crowley.com.
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