CTL Distribution Inc has promoted Rob McDermott from manager of the company's Mobile AL terminal to general chemical operations manager. He will continue serving as terminal manager at Mobile until a replacement is hired. CTL also has promoted Scott Taylor, former manager of the Mulberry FL terminal, to general manager of the Phosphate Division. CTL has added Brian Needham as a driver recruiter at the St Gabriel LA terminal, and his territory will include the Memphis, Sterlington, St Gabriel, Mobile, Houston, and Freeport terminals. His most recent position was school director of a driving academy in the Baton Rouge LA area.
F T Silfies Inc has promoted Chris Silfies to regional operations manager. He has run the company's Evansville PA terminal the past several years. Tom Butler has been hired as director of human resources after serving most recently with Reinsel & Co LLP in human resources roles. Hank Beech has been hired by F T Silfies as vice-president of risk management. He comes from Goodman Tank Lines, where he served as director of safety and compliance.