Ports America Announces Promotions

JOC Staff | Jul 11, 2013, 11:38 AM EDT

Ports America has promoted Steve Loevsky, formerly vice president-cruise operations division, to vice president operations – auto, ro-ro and cruise.

Loevsky will lead Ports America’s auto and ro-ro business, including full oversight of safety, quality, productivity and P/L. Don Rupert, formerly VP auto, is the new vice president auto and ro-ro – commercial sales and will report directly to Loevsky.

Ken Winkler has been promoted from terminal manager to general manager at the Manhattan Cruise Terminaland will assume the day-to-day responsibilities. Loevsky will continue the management of Ports America’s cruise services, including business development.

Ports America, headquartered in New Jersey, is the largest independent marine terminal operator and stevedore company in the United States. The company currently operates in more than 42 ports and 80 locations. Ports America handles all types of cargo, including container, bulk, breakbulk, automotive, project, military and cruise.www.PortsAmerica.com.