Page 1
Page 2
Page 3
Page 4
Page 5
Page 6
Page 7
Page 8
Page 9
Page 10
Page 11
Page 12
Page 13
Page 14
Page 15
Page 16
Page 17
Page 18
Page 19
Page 20
Page 21
Page 22
Page 23
Page 24
Page 25
Page 26
Page 27
Page 28
DECEMBER2011StaffNewslISSREPORTERwww.iss-shipping.com23ElaineE.PentonVPUSGulfCoastreportsonrecentpromotionsintheHoustonoffice.YongPoKinghasjoinedISSinSingaporeasRegionalFinancialControllerreportingtoChiefFinancialOfficerx13AsiaPacific.PoKingjoinedtheregionasFinanceManagerforISSChinain2006beforebeingpromotedtoAssistantGeneralManagerChinain2010assistinginthemanagementofourbranchofficessettinguptheinspectionservicesteaminShanghaianddevelopingnewbusiness.PriortojoiningISSPoKingworkedastheSeniorFinanceManagerforamanufacturingcompanylistedinSingaporeandbasedinShanghai.HehasalsoworkedinMyanmar.SusanBrodyhasbeenpromotedtoPortManagerofISSHouston.SusantransferredtotheHoustonofficein2005asOperationsManagerandhasbeenasolidleaderinbuildingtheHoustonteamasthisofficehasexpandedandimprovedtremendouslyduringhertenure.SusanhaswellestablishedherselfwithintheHoustonmaritimecommunitywithherdedicatedandreliableservicedeliveryasshehasalsomentorednewagentsandgiventhemthefoundationneededtofindsuccessinthisexcitingandchallengingindustry.BothJeremyJohnsonbelowandKeithKerrrighthavebeenpromotedtothedualAssistantOperationsManagerpositionsinHouston.JeremyandKeithbothhavealmostfouryearsexperienceasBoardingRepresentativesintheHoustonoffice.BothhavebeengivenspecialrecognitionfortheirwillingnesstotakethoseextrastepsandfollowthroughtoprotecttheinterestsofISScustomerswhileadheringtothemanyregulationsthatgovernourindustry.TheyhavelearnedtheircraftwellandgainedrespectofprincipalsgovernmentofficialsterminaloperatorsandthemanyvendorsutilizedbyISS.JeremyandKeithshareanenthusiasmthatisinfectiousandareverysuitedfortheirnewrolesandfurtheredsuccess.RobertHawncontinuesasGeneralManagerofGreaterHoustonPortswhichincludesbothourHoustonandJacintooperations.RoberthasrecognizedthetalentanddedicationofSusanJeremyandKeithandwelcomedtheopportunitytoputeachinamoreresponsiblepositionwithintheHoustonteam.DenyseThompsonhasbeenappointedUKHRManager.DenysebringsawealthofmanagementexperiencetoISScoupledwithsoundknowledgeofHRpoliciesandproceduresandextensiveexperienceincareermanagement.AbhishekGangaltoprighthasbeenappointedRegionalHRManagerMiddleEastIndia.AbhishekjoinedISSthreeyearsagoasHRManagerforISSDubaiNorthernEmirates.InhisnewroleheisresponsibleforleadingtheHRteamsonlocationwhilecoordinatingwithGroupHRtoensurethattheregionisalignedwithHRstrategyandpolicies.HeholdsaPGDiplomainHRfromXLRIIndiaandisacertifiedMBTIandCPI260PsychometricAssessmentToolsPractitioner.BalramSrinivasanrighthasbeenpromotedtoHRManagerforISSKuwait.Balramjoinedthecompanyin2003andhasbeenresponsibleforHRadministrationandprocurement.HeholdsapostgraduatedegreeinPersonnelManagementandIndustrialRelations.BalramhasmanyyearsofexperienceinHRhavingworkedinIndiaUAEBahrainandKuwait.