LOGISTEC appoints veteran executive to oversee cargo-handling operations

LOGISTEC Corporation has named Rodney Corrigan President of LOGISTEC Stevedoring Inc., effective immediately. As President, he will lead the operational and commercial teams and oversee all aspects of LOGISTEC Stevedoring across North America. He will report directly to the President and Chief Executive Officer of LOGISTEC Corporation, Madeleine Paquin.

In the last year, Corrigan played an instrumental role in the strategic acquisitions of Gulf Stream Marine, Inc. and Pate Stevedore Company, Inc., located in the U.S. Gulf Coast. His unrelenting drive for operational excellence is built upon a strong focus on the safest and most efficient approach to business operations. He challenges his team to find innovative solutions and to go above and beyond for their customers.

“We are fortunate to have someone of Rodney Corrigan’s caliber and hands-on experience step up to lead LOGISTEC Stevedoring,” says Paquin. “We are at a pivotal moment and we need dynamic leadership to successfully implement our strategy and take advantage of the market opportunities ahead. Rodney has built an impressive track record of strategic, operational and commercial accomplishments over the last 25 years. He has proven to be a successful and trusted leader and brings to this position a strong reputation for developing talent and inspiring teams.”

“We have a wonderful opportunity ahead of us,” Corrigan says. “My team and I want to continue to build on Madeleine Paquin’s strong and clear vision of a truly strategic North American network of terminals. I am excited to guide this new chapter.”

Corrigan was appointed Executive Vice-President, Operations on May 1, 2017, based in Montréal. He came to LOGISTEC in 2010, as Regional Vice-President, U.S. and Maritime Ports, after having held key senior management roles for various companies. He graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Commerce and completed an Executive MBA at the John Molson School of Business.

Andrea Lee