Lykes Elects Blust, C l a rk Assistant V i c e Presidents

The board of directors of Lykes Bros. Steamship Co., Inc., has announced the election of Steven R.

Blust as assistant vice president- Liner Services, Mediterranean division, and Roger L. Clark as vice president-Washington division.

Mr. Blust, a 16-year veteran of the international transportation industry, joined Lykes this year as director of liner services-Mediterranean.

He has extensive experience in the intermodal, traffic, sales and marketing aspects of ocean shipping.

In his new position, he will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating the line operation of the company's Gulf/East Coast to the Mediterranean containership service including traffic, cargo operations, scheduling and intermodal functions.

Mr. Clark joined Lykes in 1985 as director, Traffic, Washington division, bringing 13 years of industry experience to the company. In his new position as assistant vice president president- Washington division, he will oversee Lykes' participation in all government-sponsored cargo programs as well as the company's routine contract with the federal agencies that affect the company.

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