Pacific Harbor Line promoted Stephane Perri to vice president, effective January 2020.
Perri’s rail career spans 20 years beginning with PHL in April 2000 as an assistant locomotive engineer. In 2005, he advanced to assistant trainmaster and subsequently moved through management posts becoming senior director of Transportation in 2016, superintendent in 2017 and general superintendent in 2018.
Pacific Harbor Line President Otis Cliatt notes, “Stephane’s dedication to PHL and its employees is shown in his daily commitment, hard work and leadership excellence.”
As vice president, Perri will oversee PHL’s activities in the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, which together are the top intermodal gateways in the U.S.
Perri holds a bachelor’s degree from La Sorbonne-Paris and completed Michigan State University’s railway management certificate program.