Port of Tacoma container manager will speak Wednesday at TWA meeting

Port of Tacoma Commissioner Don Meyer will not appear as scheduled as the primary speaker at Wednesday’s general membership meeting of the Tacoma Waterfront Association.

In his stead, Tom Bellerud, director of business development at the Port’s container terminal, will speak.

Before joining the port, Bellerud served as regional sales manager for Horizon Lines, and has also served with CSX Lines, SeaLand Service, CSX Intermodal and CMX Trucking. His current responsibilities include profitability and growth of the port’s international and domestic container business - including strategies for capital investment, maintenance and repair and new business generation, according to a TWA release.

The meeting will be held Wednesday, Sept. 10 beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Tacoma Youth Marine Center, 820 E. D St.

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