Foss Maritime CEO Transition Complete
John Parrott begins 2017 as President and CEO of Foss
SEATTLE, WA, Jan. 12, 2017 – John Parrott assumed the role of President and CEO of Foss Maritime on January 1, 2017, after successfully completing a four-month transition announced last July. Parrott joined Foss in January 2016 as Chief Operating Officer; in August 2016 he assumed the role of President from retiring President and CEO Paul Stevens.
“We’re fortunate to have such experienced maritime professionals and leaders within our companies,” said Tim Engle, President of Saltchuk, Foss’ parent company. “John’s contributions at TOTE Maritime and his 28 years of experience both on the water and shoreside give him a unique perspective that has served us well. I am truly excited to see John lead Foss as it continues to innovate and deliver on its promise of safe, reliable service to our customers.”