Hvide Shipping Appoints Fitzgerald Vice President Government Relations

Jean Fitzgerald has been appointed vice president, government relations, at Hvide Shipping Incorporated and its affiliates. Prior to joining the Fort Lauderdale-based company, he served as the executive director of the Port Everglades Association. Mr. Fitzgerald was president of Tracor Marine, Inc., at Port Everglades from 1976 to 1979, and director of engineering at Tracor's systems technology division in Rockville, Md„ 1974-76.

Hvide Shipping Incorporated, established in 1958, is involved in many facets of the marine transportation industry, including vessel ownership and operation, vessel design and construction, deepsea tug/barge transportation, liquid and dry bulk terminal design and management, and harbor towing.

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