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CROWLEY Promotes Sandy Teng to Expanded Role of Director, IT Product Development

(Oakland, Calif.; June 13, 2000) Crowley Maritime Corporation has promoted Sandy Teng to Director, Product Development within the Information Technology (IT) group. Teng, who is domiciled in Seattle, and her staff will be responsible for working with all of Crowley’s business units to evaluate and coordinate technology solutions.

In addition, Tengs team provides direction and leadership in defining Crowley’s IT architecture, web development and customer-facing IT solutions. Teng reports to Nancy Ritter, Vice President, Information Technology.

Teng joined Crowley’s Finance group in 1982, and held positions of increasing responsibility in management reporting, business analysis and planning before transferring to IT in 1997. Since then, she successfully worked on various projects aligning IT strategy with business and formulating the IT product development process.

She was awarded the 1997 Thomas Crowley Trophy, Crowleys highest honor, for her contributions in both Finance and IT departments.

Teng, a Certified Public Accountant, earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration from the University of Washington, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from National Taiwan University.

Reporting to Teng are John Baxley, Manager, Business Technology-Logistics Services located in Jacksonville; Debbie Lawley, Manager, Business Technology-Liner Services located in Jacksonville; Mike Mendenhall, Manager, Business Technology-Marine Services located in Seattle; Karen Gonzales, Manager, Business Technology-Web Services located in Oakland; and Steve McMahon, Manager, Business Process and Modeling located in Oakland.

Oakland-based Crowley Maritime Corp., founded in 1892, is primarily a family- and employee-owned company engaged in integrated logistics, marine transportation and related services. The corporation, with more than 100 offices in major ports and cities around the world, has several operating subsidiaries, including Crowley Liner Services, Crowley Marine Services, Crowley Petroleum Transport and Crowley Logistics. Additional information about the corporation, its subsidiaries and business units may be found on the Internet at

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