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Charleston, SC The South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) has hired Sarah S. Gaillard to the new position of Vice President, Carrier Sales, effective January 4, 2010.
Gaillard will report to Paul McClintock, Senior Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer, and will lead ocean carrier sales efforts for South Carolinas public port system.
A native of Charleston, Gaillard has more than 33 years of experience in the shipping industry.
Most recently, she was Director of Container Logistics at the North Carolina State Ports Authority, where she spent 19 years in various sales and management positions.
Prior to that, she was Vice President of Sales for the Charleston-based Palmetto Shipping and Stevedoring Company, where she developed an extensive background in container operations.
Gaillard attended the College of Charleston.
The Port of Charleston has an unrivaled reputation of efficient, productive operations and the deepest water in the Southeast, said Gaillard