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Operations Management

John Brenek

General Manager (Houston)
Since 1986, John Brenek has been an influential presence in the U.S. Gulf maritime community.

Beginning his career with Oceans International handling all vessel types from Brownsville to Lake Charles, John moved to Seachem Tankers in 1990 where he was responsible for the day-to-day operations of their chemical ships including the appointing of agents.

In 1992 he joined Biehl & Co as Assistant Operations Manager and was promoted to Operations Manager in 1999 with responsibility for all aspects of operations including the sales growth within his department. During his time at Biehl John became well-known within the industry for providing superior customer service and developing/maintaining close relationships with terminals, vendors, etc.

In November 2009 he was welcomed into Moran's Houston office as General Manager.

John has extensive experience in both tankers and dry bulk, with particular expertise in petcoke, chemical, steel, LPG, and car carrier vessels.