2721 161st Street,  Hammond, IN  46323-1099   


Friday, January 18, 2002


Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad Announces New General Manager and Comptroller


It is with great pleasure that the IHB Railroad announces the appointment of Gary Gibson as General Manager and Derek Smith as Comptroller. 

Mr. Gary Gibson of St. Augustine, FL, who has held a number of operating positions on CSX and other Class I railroads, including General Manager of the Northern Region for CSX Transportation and Vice President of Risk Management for the Canadian National Railway, is the new General Manager effective Monday, January 21, 2002.

Effective February 14, 2002, Mr. Derek Smith will join the IHB as Comptroller.  Derek comes to the IHB from CSX Corporate offices in Charlotte, NC, from his former position as Assistant Vice President Audit.  Derek has also held numerous positions in finance and auditing with a number of companies.

The IHB welcomes its new officers.



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