Matson vice-chairman retires

Matson vice-chairman retires

C. Bradley Mulholland, vice chairman of Matson Navigation Co., retired Jan. 1.

Mulholland also retired from his position as executive vice president of Alexander & Baldwin, Matson's parent, and from director positions on the boards of both companies. Matson did not name a successor.

Mulholland joined Matson in 1965 as an assistant booking clerk in Southern California, and, after serving in numerous capacities, was named president and chief operating officer of the company in 1990, and then president and chief executive officer in 1992. He was named vice chairman of the board in 2002.

"We thank Brad for his many years of devoted service to Matson, and his contributions to the organization over an extended period," said Alexander & Baldwin's president and chief executive officer, Allen Doane.

Mulholland was honored by the United Seaman's Service with the Admiral of the Ocean Sea Award (AOTOS)in 1996. He is a lifetime member of the National Defense Transportation Association, and currently serves on the Board of the Standard Steamship Owners' Association and the San Francisco Bay Area Council.