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Operations Management

John Darring

Operations Manager (San Francisco)
John Darring started his maritime industry career in 1988 as a petroleum & chemical surveyor for SGS in Texas City, TX. In 1997, he went to work as an agent in Houston and covered ports from Point Comfort to Beaumont, TX. John joined Moran’s team in 2006 as an agent for the port of Freeport, TX. After some time he moved to the Houston as Vessel Manager where he remained for the next 8 years.

When an opportunity arose in San Francisco in 2014 for Operations Manager, he moved west and took his family with him to Northern California area. John has varied experience in cargoes such as bulk, break bulk, petrochemicals, chemicals, and others. Ports covered in San Francisco office, run from south of Bay Area in Oakland, to north bay upto Sacramento. Places covered include Rodeo, Richmond, Martinez, Benicia, & Stockton.