Moore McCormack Bulk Transport, Inc. Names William Crossman
William W. Crossman has been named assistant vice president- Marketing of Moore McCormack Bulk Transport, Inc., and assistant vice president-Marketing and Administration of Moore McCormack LNG Transport, Inc., it was announced by Capt. J.A.A. van Lier, president of both companies, which are subsidiaries of Moore McCormack Resources, Inc., One Landmark Square, Stamford, Conn. 06901.
Captain van Lier said the appointment indicated "the need for greater breadth of management reflecting the expanding operations of- these companies in various aspects of oceangoing bulk transportation." Mr. Crossman joined Moore McCormack Resources in May 1975 as a financial analyst in the Corporate Planning Department. He later became senior financial analyst, and was made director of Project Development of Moore- McCormack Bulk Transport, Inc. in November 1976. In that position, he was responsible for the analysis and overall development of new business p r o j e c t s for MMBT. In addition, he was responsible for the development and implementation of cost-reduction systems and management information systems and for the development of long-range plans and budgets for Moore McCormack Bulk Transport.
Prior to joining Moore McCormack, Mr. Crossman sailed as a deck officer aboard a variety of U.S. merchant vessels, and managed a private management consulting firm.
In 1969, Mr. Crossman received a Bachelor of Science degree in marine transportation from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, N.Y., and in 1973 received a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of California at Berkeley. Other activities of Moore Mc- Cormack Resources include cargoliner services, iron ore and coal mining, Great Lakes bulk water transport, coke and limestone operations, raw materials sales and exploration and production and marketing of crude oil and natural gas.