(Jacksonville, Fla.; May 31, 2000) Joel Klenck has been promoted to Director, Pricing and Yield Management, with overall pricing responsibilities for Crowley Liner Services – Puerto Rico/Caribbean. He is domiciled in Jacksonville, Florida, and reports to John Douglass, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Crowley Liner Services ~ Puerto Rico/Caribbean.
Klenck began his career with Crowley as a Marketing Analyst in February 1999. He was later promoted to Manager, Yield Management before serving, most recently, as Manager, Pricing and Yield Management, for the Puerto Rico/Caribbean Service.
Before joining Crowley, Klenck served for 4 1/2 years in the United States Marine Corps, last serving as a Captain in the Field Artillery Division. During his service, he participated in missions in Albania, serving as a Forward Air Controller and Naval Gunfire Liaison Officer.
Klenck holds a Bachelors Degree in Anthropology from Northwestern University, and Masters and Doctorate degrees in Anthropology from Harvard University. His first book, on temple economies in the ancient Near East, is being published this year in Oxford, England.
Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, Crowley Liner Services provides cargo common carrier services between Canada, the United States and Puerto Rico, the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico, Panama, Jamaica, the Dominican Republic and the north coasts of Colombia and Venezuela. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Oakland-based Crowley Maritime Corp., founded in 1892. Additional information about Crowley Maritime Corp. and its subsidiaries, Crowley Liner Services, Crowley Marine Services, Crowley Logistics and Crowley Petroleum Transport may be found on the Internet at www.crowley.com.
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