Mr. G.R. “Jerry” Cardillo joined Contanda Terminals LLC in April 2016 as the President and Chief Executive Officer. Since 1981, Jerry has been in the energy industry serving in a variety of capacities with Chevron U.S.A., Koch Industries, and Enterprise Products. Jerry’s responsibilities at Enterprise included serving as a Group Sr. Vice President whereby he led their Petrochemical, Marine and Trucking divisions. Jerry subsequently oversaw the scheduling and logistics of a variety of assets to include pipelines, marine terminals, rail cars, and system storage optimization. Additionally, he served as President of Enterprise Marine and Enterprise Trucking, leading a large rail car cultivating team during his tenure. His extensive track record in expanding successful businesses in terminals, marine, rail and truck transportation logistics and petrochemicals compliments the future direction of Contanda.
Jerry has a BS in Marine Transportation from the United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point N.Y. and a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now known as the University of Louisiana Lafayette).