(Jacksonville, Fla.; June 11, 2004) – Tom Crowley Jr., Chairman, President and CEO of Crowley Maritime Corporation, recently accepted Toyota Logistics Services’ prestigious Award of Excellence in Customer Service for 2003 on behalf of subsidiary Crowley Liner Services in Las Vegas, Nev. It was the third consecutive year the company has received this recognition.
Crowley accepted the award during a dinner ceremony at which Toyota Logistics recognized their logistics partners, including ocean, truck and rail providers over the past year for extraordinary service.
Toyota said Crowley excelled at damage prevention, on-time performance, quality and customer service to have been named an award recipient.
Crowley transports Toyota vehicles between the United States and Puerto Rico, the Caribbean and Central America.
“We are honored to once again be recognized for our commitment to our Toyota partnership,” Crowley said. “Crowley people work hard to make sure that the needs of our customers are met, and it is rewarding for them to receive this type of recognition.”
Crowley Liner Services, headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., is a subsidiary of Oakland-based Crowley Maritime Corporation and is part of its liner segment. The corporation, founded in 1892, is primarily family- and employee-owned, and is engaged in worldwide logistics, liner services, contract towing and transportation, energy support services, ship assist and escort services, vessel management and petroleum and chemical marine transport. Additional information about Crowley its subsidiaries and business units may be found on the Internet at www.crowley.com.
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