Master Mariner, detail-oriented and organized Transportation Logistics Coordinator offers comprehensive background in transportation management. Expert in transportation operations, waste prevention and safety compliance, with broad background, including management, customer service and general marine environment operations. Vast experience in all aspects of loading and transporting materials.
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Increased backhauls profitability to more than $ 1,700,00 per year and $ 130,000 per month. Saved $ 120,000 annually by negotiating better rates with all ship's agents and transportation carriers.
10/2012 to 10/2016
Master MarinerTMS BULKERS S.A － Athens, Greece
01/2010 to 08/2012
Master marinerWEM LINES SA － Athens, Greece
Master of seagoing vessels, trading world wide.
Also, attended shipyard Special Survey of m/v RM Pioneer within March-May 2010 at Qingdao Shipyard, China, as well as m/v RM Power within Nov, 2011 - February, 2012 at Dubai Shipyard, U.A.E.
12/2008 to 11/2009
Port Captain, General ManagerCAPITAL SHIPPING & TRADING － Constanta, Romania
Key member of regional distribution operations team that coordinated shipments across various countries, also provided best recruited professional crew for seagoing vessels .
Oversaw scheduling for the day-to-day activities of about 480 transportation employees, negotiated contracts with outside providers to minimize costs to the company and customers, synthesized project findings into actionable recommendations with demonstrable effects on business performance. .
03/2008 to 11/2008
Port CaptainG & G SHIPPING, INC G & G MARINE, INC － Fort Lauderdale, US, Fl.
In charge of restructuring and re-organizing Maritime department.
Managed: vessels repairs, maintenance, supplying, education and training of the crew, improving managerial status of the Maritime Department, ensuring as necessary celerity of vessels' operation, implementation of SOLAS, MARPOL, USCG regulation aboard, monitored vessels' performance analysis.
02/2004 to 09/2007
General Manager and Port CaptainCAPITAL SHIPPING & TRADING Constanta, Romania
Established, built and grew company to amass over 1.5 million dollars of annual income. Managed about 450 direct employees including office clerks and officers bound to tanker, bulk carrier, general cargo and passenger vessels.
Built seafarers' data base of 15,000 crew and created a large network within Europe.
Recruited professional ship personnel bound to tanker, container, bulk-carrier, general and multi purposes cargo vessel.
Trained recruited personnel in respect to ISM and SMS and safety requirements aboard tanker and bulk vessels.
Organized full logistics for crew transportation, vessels' spares, bunkers, and provision supplies (i.e. air/sea/roads).
Attended all vessel operations for Capital Ship Management Corp while calling Romania, Ukraine's ports.
Attended vetting and Port State control aboard tankers.
In October 2005 I sold Capital Shipping & Trading to M/s.
Capital Ship Management Corp. The new owners requested to keep my position as General Manager and Greek Owners' Representative. Evaluated operational records and made scheduling adjustments to maximize efficiency.
08/1998 to 01/2004
Port CaptainEXPRESS SEA TRANSPORT CORP MANAGEMENT CORP C.S.M.C Piraeus, Greece
Traveled world wide as superintendent attending Captains at loading/discharging operation of T/C vessels.
Dealt with Port Authorities and agents at various ports, worldwide, Attended bunker surveys and pre-purchasing inspection issuing relevant reports on vessels of interest - E.S.T.C.
Succeeded where others failed, enhancing the coefficient of loading capacity of vessels, optimizing bunkers' consumption by direct monitoring and dealing with Masters and Ch.
Engineers, reducing vessels' stay under operation at ports, dealt with attending agents, resolving litigious matters.
Organized and attended spare parts, bunker, water supply and crew changes while attending my principals' vessels.
02/1996 to 07/1998
Chartering ManagerPETROERM SHIP MANAGEMENT LTD － Piraeus, GreeceHouse Broker for Petroerm Ship Management LTD - active within a challenging weak market of 1996-1997 and obtaining best outcome on trading company's bulk carriers.
02/1996 to 07/1997
for 6 Panamax bulk carrier vessels.
Dealt with chartering bulk vessel within adverse market of 1996, also performing freight collection, post-fixture analysis, recovering due hires, attending commercially litigious matters.
Promoted to Manager of Master General Account & Disbursement Account Departments Directly supervised 4 clerks.
Dealt with Master General and Port Disbursement account matters.
I have saved the company $ 1.7 million within one year by controlling crews' O/T and dealing and cutting down costs with vessels' agents, worldwide.
05/1993 to 01/1996
Executive ManagerPETROMIN SHIPPING S.A. at OCTOPUS SHIPPING LTD － Piraeus
Directly supervised 8 clerks.
Dealt with ship's commercial management and repairs, supplying, legal matters, manning activities.
Attended Petromin's bare-boat contract vessels (46 tanker and bulk carrier vessels) while they were in ship-yards undergoing up-grading operations.
BBA: MaritimeMaritime Academy － ConstantaRomania
Associate of Science: CharteringMaritime Academy － OsloNorway