Philip V. Connors has been named President of Bridge Terminal Transport, Inc. (BTT), a national provider of marine drayage services. Mr. Connors will assume the position October 1. He replaces Clark E. Brown, who retired in July.

Mr. Connors has been in the transportation and shipping industry for most of his career. He was previously Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer for Maersk Inc., responsible for all sales activities of Maersk Line and Safmarine. He joined Maersk in 1985 and has held numerous positions in the areas of sales, marketing, human resources, intermodal and terminal operations, and customer service. Mr. Connors is well-known throughout the shipping industry and has participated in numerous conferences as a featured speaker. He will relocate from the Madison, NJ headquarters of Maersk to Charlotte, NC.

‘Phil Connors is extremely well-qualified to assume the leadership of Bridge Terminal Transport, said Michael J. White, President of Maersk Logistics USA Inc. ‘He brings years of industry experience and will work hard to see that BTT remains the motor carrier of choice for our customers as they seek to fulfill their intermodal needs.’ Bridge Terminal Transport is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Maersk Inc.