Monday, 25 January 2016
MOL (America) Inc. Names Ronnie Armstrong as Vice President, Area Operations
JANUARY 25, 2016 – Lombard, IL – MOL (America) Inc. is pleased to welcome Mr. Ronnie Armstrong to the position of vice president, area operations. He leads MOL (America) Inc.’s vessel and equipment management, intermodal services, contract management, and cost control and planning groups for the United States and Canada and has functional accountability for operations in Mexico and the Caribbean. He reports to Mr. Richard Craig, President & CEO, MOL (America) Inc.
“Mr. Armstrong’s background is impressive. We’re excited to have him lead our operations department,” said Craig. “His extensive operations experience and leadership and project management skills are a tremendous asset for MOL in this role.”
Mr. Armstrong joins MOL (America) Inc. after 20 years in the container shipping industry, including experience serving as a head of intermodal operations along with responsibility for West Coast terminals. Mr. Armstrong earned his bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of North Texas and has served on the board of directors for the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA), Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association (OCEMA), and Pacific Merchant Shipping Association (PMSA).
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has the world’s largest ocean shipping fleet. Backed by experience and technologies developed over 131 years, MOL moves today’s global economy. MOL operates specialized bulk carriers for iron ore, coal, and woodchips; tankers that transport crude oil and LNG; car carriers; cruise ships; ferries and coastal liners; and containerships that deliver a variety of finished products as part of the largest and most diverse global network of liner and logistics services. MOL (America) Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MOL. The company’s website is www.MOLpower.com. To view MOL’s key performance indicators, visit www.CountOnMOL.com.
For more information, please contact:
Timothy Pajak, Corporate Communications Specialist
MOL (America) Inc.
Tel: 1-630-812-3844 / Fax: 1-630-812-3713