The Jacksonville Port Authority’s board of directors today unanimously voted to offer the position of Jaxport CEO to Brian W. Taylor.
The board directed that contract negotiations open with Taylor immediately.
Taylor, a long-time Horizon Lines executive, has experience in sales and operations management. Most recently, he was senior vice president of sales and operations for New Breed Logistics in High Point, N.C. He has more than 30 years of experience and has a Master of Business Administration in economics and financial management from Concordia University in Montreal.
Jaxport’s board of directors conducted a national executive search to fill the vacant CEO position, resulting in today’s selection.