Growth on the Horizon

Trischwell, Peter M.
September 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/8/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 36, p43
Interviews Chuck Raymond, chairman and chief executive of Horizon Lines LLC on the company's prospects and its acquisition by private equity firm Carlyle Group. Value of the acquisition deal between Carlyle and CSX Corp. for Horizon; Importance of expansion for Horizon; Opportunities facing the company in the international market; Developments being considered by the company.


Related Articles

  • With Chuck Raymond Chief executive, Horizon Lines. Edmonson, R.G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/16/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 24, p59 

    Interviews Chuck Raymond, chief executive officer of shipping lines Horizon Lines. Career background; Investment in new ships; Experience under CSX Lines.

  • You can make money in shipping. Tirschwell, Peter M. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/31/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 22, p23 

    Reports that Carlyle Group has sold Horizon Lines LLC, the domestic shipping unit of the former Sea-Land Service Inc. in 2004. Investment return from the sale; Comments from Charles Raymond, chief executive of Horizon; Factors that contribute to the improvement in the performance of Horizon.

  • Philosophy Being Sold to Carlyle Group. Prior, Molly // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;1/31/2007, Vol. 193 Issue 22, p2 

    The article reports on the acquisition of beauty company Philosophy Inc. by private equity firm Carlyle Group. The brand, which was founded in 1996 by Cristina Carlino, was purchased from a group of owners, including Carlino, its current chief executive officer (CEO). Under the terms of the...

  • Carlyle Group, TCW Link Up to Attain Interest. Giardina, Michael // Investment Management Mandate Pipeline;1/16/2013, p1 

    The article reports on the acquisition of The TCW Group by global asset manager Carlyle Group based in Washington, D.C. which is expected to be completed by the end of the first quarter of 2013. It also announces the appointment of David Lippman as chief executive officer of TCW and Marc Stern...

  • CSX Shakeup. Gallagher, John // Traffic World;10/26/98, Vol. 256 Issue 4, p44 

    Reports the realignment of senior chief executives in CSX. Resignation of John Anderson as executive vice president sales and marketing; Appointment of Aden Adams as senior vice president-merchandise sales and marketing; Selection of Michael Ward as executive vice president-coal and merger...

  • Michael Ward: CSX's man of big promises. Hemphill, Mark W. // Trains;May2003, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p8 

    Discusses the importance of Michael Ward's marketing background to his role as chief executive officer of CSX Corp. Plans for the company; Educational background; Market status of the firm.

  • QUESTIONS & ANSWERS With Charles G. Raymond. Edmonson, R. G. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);7/12/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 28, p37 

    Interviews Charles G. Raymond, CEO of Horizon Lines. Information on the venture agreements of Horizon; Information on the operations of Horizon; Plans of Horizon to venture into the international trade.

  • Executive News.  // Drug Store News;5/2/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p62 

    The article informs about recruitments in the food industry. Hershey Foods Corp. has named Michele Buck to the role of senior vice president of the corporation and president of its recently formed U.S. Snacks Group. Buck will report to Richard Lenny, chairman, president and chief executive...

  • Far Cry from the Glory Days. Noto, Anthony // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Jun2013, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p39 

    The article discusses the decline in large merger and acquisition deals involving five to six private equity firms working on a multi-billion dollar leveraged buyout. Topics covered include the difficulty in getting the desired returns in large buyout deals, the opinion of Carlyle Group LP...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics