United States Merchant Marine Academy Alumni
Port of Houston Chapter
April Monthly Luncheon
Date: April 18, 2013
Where: Brady's Landing
8505 Cypress St
Houston, TX 77012
What:Monthly Luncheon Featuring
Jack Buono '78
President SeaRiver Maritime, Inc.
Cost:$30 for Full and Lifetime Members
$35 for all others
The Board of Directors of the Port of Houston Chapter is pleased to announce that Jack Buono will be speaking about The Outlook for Energy: A View to 2040.
Please plan to arrive at 11:30 a.m. to visit with members and guests, followed by lunch at 12:00 p.m. Space is limited, so please make your reservation early to ensure your space.
Jack Buono is president of SeaRiver Maritime, Inc., an ExxonMobil marine affiliate in Houston, Texas. He chairs the Board of International Marine Transportation Limited, an ExxonMobil subsidiary in Great Britain, and he chairs the ExxonMobil Global Marine Center providing commercial, technical and operations functional guidance to ExxonMobil affiliates throughout the world on shipping and marine transportation.
Jack Buono was born in Brooklyn, New York. He received his BS in Marine Transportation in 1978 from the United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, New York.
Upon graduation from Kings Point, Jack joined the Marine Department of Exxon Company USA, a predecessor organization of SeaRiver Maritime, Inc. Between 1978 and 1986 he served as deck officer aboard various sized crude and chemical tankers before being promoted to Master mariner. After sailing master for several years, Jack transferred ashore where he held increasingly responsible positions including Senior Marine Advisor and Assistant to the President of SeaRiver Maritime, Inc.
In 1996 Jack left SeaRiver and joined the Supply Department of the former Exxon Company, U.S.A., where he held the positions of Logistics Advisor and Manager of Business Development.
He returned to SeaRiver Maritime, Inc. in 2000 to assume the position of Operations Vice President. In 2003, Jack moved to Virginia where he served as General Manager of ExxonMobil Refining & Supply Company Global Marine Transportation Optimization until the end of 2011.
Jack and his wife Lorraine have three children Joseph, Jaclyn, and John
We look forward to see you at the lunch