The Board of Directors of The Interlake Steamship Company
announced that Mark W. Barker has been elected President
. He succeeds James R. Barker, who will remain as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Mark Barker has most recently been Interlake’s Vice President and Treasurer. He has also served as Interlake’s Director of Engineering, Assistant Vice President, and Fleet Engineer. Previously, he held assistant engineer positions aboard several Interlake ships. A graduate of the State University of New York
at Fort Schuyler, he received his M.B.A. from the Case Weatherhead School of Management, Cleveland, OH.