Matt Yacavone joins Crowley as vice president of sales and chartering, Petroleum Services
JACKSONVILLE, Florida -- Crowley Maritime Corporation has announced that Matt Yacavone has joined the company as vice president of sales and chartering for Crowley’s petroleum services team. He will be based in the company's Jacksonville headquarters and report to Rob Grune, senior vice president and general manager, petroleum services.
Yacavone will be responsible for the planning and direction of sales and chartering initiatives, overseeing development of policies and procedures, coordinating and negotiating customer contracts and developing business relations, particularly in the company's articulated-tug barge (ATB) and tanker programs.
Yacavone most recently served as executive vice president of Gulf of Mexico and offshore units for Marquette Transportation in New Orleans. He began his career in 1989 as marine superintendent for McAllister Towing in Camden, N.J., upon his graduation from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point. Yacavone later earned an MBA degree from Jacksonville University in 2003.