For Immediate Release
September 13, 2012
VANCOUVER, Wash.—The Port of Vancouver USA welcomed Jeff Estuesta as Director of Finance and Accounting on August 1, 2012. His responsibilities include developing and implementing financial policies, short and long range planning, and assessing impacts on the port’s overall financial position. Jeff also analyzes business operations and supervises the accounting staff.
Prior to joining the port, Jeff was a financial consultant for various local and international companies. He also spent six years as the Chief Executive Officer & Chief Finance Officer for Kentrox, Inc., a worldwide provider of intelligent site management solutions for computer networks.
Jeff has more than 22 years of experience as a financial manager, and has been employed with companies such as Gage Industries, Cray Research/Sun Microsystems, and Tektronix, among others.
“Jeff brings a wealth of talent and experience to what is already a strong port leadership team, “said Todd Coleman, the port’s executive director. “There’s a tremendous amount of activity currently underway at the port, and Jeff’s background and understanding of today’s complex financial world will help us continue our efforts to deliver substantial economic benefit to our community through marine and industrial development.”
Born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Jeff received his Bachelor of Science degree in Managerial Finance from St. Cloud University in St. Cloud, Minnesota.
He is a member of Financial Executives Networking Group (FENG) and lives in the Portland area where he enjoys participating in outdoor activities such as hiking and fishing.
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The Port of Vancouver USA is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2012. It is one of the major ports on the Pacific Coast, and its competitive strengths include available land, versatile cargo handling capabilities, vast transportation networks, a dependable labor force and an exceptional level of service to its customers and community. For more information, please visit us at www.portvanusa.com.