U.S. Shipping Corp. hires James Peck to fill Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Manager post
James Peck has joined U.S. Shipping Corp.
the newly created role of Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Manager.
Peck, who will be based in Houston, Texas, was most recently
in Logistics Vetting - North American Logistics for Dow Chemical Company in
Houston. Peck’s background includes work in Dow Logistics and Dow SAP
implementation, serving as Dow co-chairman inventory record accuracy for
Sarbanes Oxley, and process lead for Houston Plant order-to-cash.
Peck’s experience also includes being an adjunct professor
of engineering economy at the University of Houston and a Boy Scouts of America
Peck earned an MBA from Rice University’s Jones Graduate
School of Management and his bachelor of science degree in business
administration from the University of Tennessee School of Logistics and
"Jim will be a strong addition to our program,” says
USSC Chief Operating Officer Bill Braman in a company press release. “His
primary role as HSEQ Manager will include extensive interface with our ships,
crew, regulatory personnel and customers. He will also assist USSC senior
management in identifying business opportunities, specifically in the gulf
region, which will strengthen our strategic business plan and capital