United States Navigation Names William Kelly VP
William B. Kelly has been named vice president for sales and marketing of United States Navigation, Inc., it was announced by president Donald F. Wierda. Mr. Kelly was previously managing director-Atlantic for American President Lines in New York, and has held similar positions for APL and Matson Navigation Company in Chicago.
"The appointment of Bill Kelly is a further step toward strengthening the marketing and sales staff of United States Navigation, Inc. throughout the United States, and brings to the company expertise in intermodalism to better serve our many shippers and importers and our various principals throughout the world," said Mr. Wierda.
United States Navigation acts as General Agents for Hapag- Lloyd's North Atlantic container s e r v i c e for Northern Europe; Ivaran's new container service to the east coast of South America; Scindia Line from the United States to the Far East, Indonesian, and Indian ports; Mamenic Line in Nicaragua and Central America; and Transnave's new Ecuadorian line trading in Ecuador and other ports on the west coast of South America.