David Jackson Appointed Vice President For Sun State Marine
David Jackson has been appointed vice p r e s i d e n t of Sun State Marine Inc., Jacksonville, Fla., according to an announcement released by company president Frank V. Oliver Jr.
Sun State Marine is the foremost hauler of petroleum products on the St. Johns River, operating nine pusher tugs and eight tank barges with capacities from 8,500 to 26,000 barrels. The company was founded in 1938 by Mr.
Jackson's father, and is located in Green Cove Springs, Fla.
As vice president of Sun State, Mr. Jackson will be responsible f o r the c o m p a n y ' s day-to-day management, including administration, sales, and operations. In addition to his professional experience, he grew up in a family that has been associated with the Jacksonville maritime industry for nearly 40 years. He joined Sun State as general manager in March of this year, following work in marine operations at Florida Towing Company in Jacksonville.