US Gulf International Commerce Club is pleased to announce that Port Terminal Railroad Association General Manager Marvin Wells will be our April speaker at the Commerce Club.
Marvin will talk about the PTRA’s role in local industry as the single source rail provider for the Houston Ship Channel, and will discuss issues affecting rail transportation in Houston including anticipated market growth, and the favorable location of the Houston rail industry. As a networking and educational event for transportation professionals, the Commerce Club prides itself on addressing issues that are of timely concern to industry leaders.
Mr. Wells began his railroad career with the Southern Pacific Transportation Company in 1966 as a brakeman and worked at the Southern Pacific in various capacities, including Trainmaster, General Manager and Division Superintendent until 1996, at which time, he became employed by the Union Pacific Railroad. He was serving as Director, Transportation Services with the Union Pacific Railroad when he came to the Port Terminal Railroad Association as General Manager in 2001.
Date: Thursday April 8, 2010
Online Registration and Credit Card Payments:
Brady’s Landing Restaurant
8505 Cypress St
Houston, TX 77012‐1735
Phone: (713) 928‐9921
Time: 11:30 am ‐‐Networking
12:00 noon – Lunch/Presentation
What: USGICC Luncheon Meeting
Cost: $35.00 per person
Send Check for Registration to:
Greater Houston Port Bureau
Attn: Cristina Gomez
111 East Loop North
Houston, TX 77029