Ned Smith Named Vice President-Finance For American Steamship
Ned A. Smith has been elected vice president-financial planning and administration for American Steamship Company, Buffalo, N.Y. The announcement was made by Thomas W. Burke, president of American Steamship. Mr.
Smith joined American Steamship in 1975 as controller. Prior to that time, he had worked for Price Waterhouse & Company in Buffalo from 1970 to 1975.
American Steamship, a subsidiary of GATX, Chicago, operates the largest fleet of self-unloading vessels on the Great Lakes, serving the steel, utility, chemical, cement, and construction industries. Commodities typically shipped include coal, limestone, iron ore, salt, gypsum, and sand.