Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (A&B) (NYSE:ALEX) has appointed George M. Morvis Jr. to the position of vice president, corporate development of the A&B Land Group, which encompasses A&B Properties, Inc. and A&B’s agricultural businesses. Morvis will oversee Land Group corporate development activities – ranging from organic growth initiatives to potential business acquisitions and joint ventures – and will report to Christopher J. Benjamin, president of the A&B Land Group; his appointment was effective January 3. Morvis had worked for A&B in the early 1990s and had recently served as a consultant to the Company.
Morvis earned a master’s degree in management from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Illinois.Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. is headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii and is engaged in ocean transportation and logistics services through its subsidiaries, Matson Navigation Company, Inc. and Matson Logistics, Inc.; in real estate through A&B Properties, Inc.; and in agribusiness through Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Company. Additional information about A&B may be found at its web site: www.alexanderbaldwin.com . Statements in this press release that are not historical facts are “forward-looking statements,” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, that involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated by the relevant forward-looking statement. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance. This release should be read in conjunction with our Annual Report on Form 10-K and our other filings with the SEC through the date of this release, which identify important factors that could affect the forward-looking statements in this release. We do not undertake any obligation to update our forward-looking statements. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50121929&lang=en