Joe Whitfield has been promoted to president of Sunco Carriers Inc. He spent the past 14 years as regional vice-president in Atlanta GA. Hunt Berryman, one of Sunco's original founders and its current president, has become vice-chairman and continues to handle administrative functions. Ron Williamson has been named vice-president of sales and marketing. He worked the past two years as regional sales manager in Atlanta. Mark Stidham has been promoted to Atlanta regional manager. He has served more than 24 years in the industry with Sunco and Plant City FL-based T J Stidham Transport.
Cyriel Godderie has been elected to C2 Inc's board of directors, expanding the board to seven members. He is chairman and chief executive officer of the temperature-controlled logistics operations of Prologis. Richard Bailey has joined C2's operating subsidiary, Total Logistic Control (TLC), as senior vice-president. He was most recently president and chief operating officer of Dean Foods Co.
David B Dillon, the Kroger Co's president and chief operating officer (COO), will be elected chief executive officer, succeeding Joseph A Pichler, who will remain chairman of the board. W Rodney McMullen will be elected vice-chairman and a member of the board. He previously was executive vice-president of strategy, planning, and finance. Donnie W McGeorge, executive vice-president, will be elected president and COO and a member of the board. Robert E Zincke, senior vice-president, will be elected executive vice-president. J Michael Schlotman, group vice-president and chief financial officer (CFO), will be promoted to senior vice-president and CFO.
Sysco Corp has named Douglas H Ramsay president and chief executive officer of Sysco Food Services of Vancouver Inc, a subsidiary in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada. Ramsay, who previously was executive vice-president of that operation, succeeds Terry J Early, who is retiring. Richard A Johnston has been promoted to chief executive officer of Sysco Food Services of Grand Rapids LLC, a subsidiary in Grand Rapids MI. Johnston, formerly president and chief operating officer of that company, succeeds David L DeKock, who is retiring. Sysco Corp has named Dale E Moldenhauer president of Sysco Food Services of Winnipeg Inc, a broadline distribution company in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He previously was regional general manager of the company's Calgary operation.
Randy Prinder has been promoted to vice-president of the Northeast Region for XTRA Lease. He previously worked for the company in the Chicago IL area, most recently as regional sales manager for the Midwest region.
James S Andrasick, interim president and chief executive officer of Matson Navigation Co, has been named to that position permanently. He will continue as executive vice-president of parent company Alexander & Baldwin Inc, serving as interim chief financial officer until a replacement is named. Dave Hoppes has been promoted to vice president — ocean services, and Jack Sullivan has been promoted to vice-president — vessel operations. Gary North has become senior vice-president — Pacific based in Honolulu HI, and Bal Dreyfus is the new director-vehicle operations. Matt Cox, senior vice-president and CFO, will assume responsibility for Matson's investment in Sea Star Lines and will join the board of managers of two operating joint ventures. Paul E Stevens, executive vice-president, has left the company effective July 30.
Landstar System Inc has named Judy Hess, a trainer at its Rockford IL Service Center, and Melanie Johnson, a hazardous materials representative at the Jacksonville FL Service Center, as Employees of the Month for June 2003.