Horizon names Kazura vice president
Horizon Lines has appointed Alherd Kazura to the new position of vice president of international services.
He was vice president of international planning and development at Horizon, where he led the transition team that established the carrier’s Five Star Express (FSX) transpacific service in December 2010.
He takes overall responsibility for the FSX service, which calls Shanghai, Ningbo, Los Angeles, Oakland and Apra Harbor, Guam.
Kazura has three decades of experience in shipping. After spending six years in the cruise business, he joined Sea-Land Service in 1989, whose domestic services became Horizon.