USMMA honors TOTE's John Parrott

john-parrot1John Parrott, President of Totem Ocean Trailer Express, Inc. (TOTE), was honored earlier this month by his alma mater, the U.S. Merchant Maritime Academy, with the 2011 Outstanding Professional Achievement Award.

The Outstanding Professional Achievement Award is given to the USMMA graduate "who best exemplifies the finest tradition of the Corps 'Acta Non Verba' (meaning Act, don't talk) by attaining personal achievement in their chosen field and thus lending honor and prestige to the USMMA."

Mr. Parrott graduated from the USMMA, located in Kings Point, New York in 1986 with a BS degree in Marine Transportation, continuing on to earn an MBA from Seattle University. He holds a commission in the United States Naval Reserve and is a licensed master in the U.S. Merchant Marine, having sailed for ten years aboard a wide range of vessel types and trade routes.

October 26, 2011

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