Rutland Maritime Names Peter Gallagher
Peter R. Gallagher has been appointed director of marketing for Rutland Maritime Management Corporation, 15 East 26th Street, New York, N.Y. 10010, a through transportation consulting and project company which has been involved in solving transportation programs in Latin America, Nigeria, Turkey, and Egypt.
Rutland president Peter A.
Holzer said that Mr. Gallagher's extensive international maritime experience in transportation management and international sales will help to increase his company's sales in the U.S. and abroad. As Rutland's marketing director, Mr. Gallagher will work to generate sales for both Rutland's Contracting, Project and Consulting Divisions. He will also be involved in marketing assignments for the Charter Division of American Union Transport Forwarding, Inc., a sister corporation.
Mr. Gallagher previously served as both operations manager and marketing manager of Industrial Opportunity, Inc., an affiliate of Sea-Land Service, Inc., where he was primarily involved in the contracting and transportation of project-type cargoes.
A graduate of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Mr. Gallagher subsequently served as a deck officer in the U.S. merchant marine. He also has held management positions abroad with Island Navigation Co., Ltd., and Transpacific Lines. Mr. Gallagher is a past president of The Propeller Club of Guam.