Willard G. Olmstead Named VP And Controller At Federal Barge Lines

Willard G. Olmstead has been appointed to the position of vice president and controller of Federal Barge Lines, Inc., St. Louis, Mo., by Pott Industries Inc., it was announced by Robert A. Kyle, president of Federal Barge Lines, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pott Industries. Pott is a member of the Houston Natural Gas Corp.

group of companies.

Mr. Olmstead joined Federal Barge Lines in 1971 as chief accountant.

He became assistant controller in 1976, and was advanced to controller in 1978.

His new position carries with it the responsibilities for all finance and accounting areas involving the companies comprising the Inland Waterways Division of Pott Industries. He will place special emphasis on the development of the division's data processing services in connection with the implementation of a management information data base system.

Mr. Olmstead was educated at the MacMurray College in Jacksonville, 111. He has been active in the Water Transport Association, in which organization he currently serves as treasurer.

Maritime Reporter Magazine, page 9,  Mar 1980

Read Willard G. Olmstead Named VP And Controller At Federal Barge Lines in Pdf, Flash or Html5 edition of March 1980 Maritime Reporter

Other stories from March 1980 issue


Maritime Reporter

First published in 1881 Maritime Reporter is the world's largest audited circulation publication serving the global maritime industry.