TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS CAREER PATH
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Industry News and Updates
Autonomous vehicles are one part of Jacksonville’s transportation plan
January 21, 2020 (Courtesy: JTA) By A.G. Gancarski of Florida Politics The future of Jacksonville’s downtown is going to include autonomous vehicle technology. To that end, Gov. Ron DeSantis signing HB 311 in June 2019 was a boon for the city, asserted the spokesman for the Jacksonville Transportation Authority. “The JTA applauds Gov. DeSantis, FDOT Secretary Kevin Thibault, Rep. Jason Fischer, Sen. Jeff Brandes and the Florida Legislature for their commitment to maki...
Eric Green on Jaxport growth, demand for land and deepening
January 14, 2020 (Courtesy: Jacksonville Business Journal) Eric Green has been CEO at Jaxport for just over 2 years. Since then, the port has undergone some new endeavors, including harbor deepening, terminal improvements and opening new markets for Jacksonville. Jaxport saw its fourth consecutive record year for cargo sales in 2019. The port moved more than 1.338 million twenty foot-equivalent units, a 5 percent increase from 2019. Despite the rapid growth, the port still face...
Meet Darryl Brown, Transportation & Logistics Industry Manager
Darryl Brown is the Transportation and Logistics sector manager at CareerSource Northeast Florida. Prior to joining CareerSource, Darryl was the President/CEO of BMO Solutions Group. Darryl is a former naval officer with over 20 years of management and leadership experience in logistics with both government and private agencies.
As a naval officer, Darryl was the Director of Logistics for Destroyer Squadron Six. In this capacity, he managed logistics requirements both in the United States and South America. During his tenure as Commanding Officer of USS Robert G. Bradley, Darryl developed policy and provided direction to support logistics and transportation requirement for an operational budget in excess of $10 million. As the president for BMO Solutions, Darryl was responsible for business development in North East Florida. Darryl is a graduate of University of South Carolina with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and the Naval War College with a Masters of Arts degree in National Security & Strategic Studies.
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