TORONTO, June 29 /CNW/ - Livingston International Income Fund (TSX:
LIV.UN), Canada's largest customs broker and a leading North American provider
of customs brokerage, transportation and integrated logistics services, today
announced the upcoming early retirement of executive vice-president,
transportation and logistics services, Ben Wong.
Mr. Wong has resigned from the Fund's board of trustees and the board of
directors of operating subsidiary Livingston International. He will retire
from his management position at the end of August, to conclude a 17-year
career with Livingston, including a period as chief financial officer when he
helped guide Livingston's transition from private company to public income
"Ben has been dedicated to Livingston and instrumental in our success,"
said Peter Luit, president and chief executive officer of Livingston
International. "I want to thank him for his contribution and wish him well,
confident in the capabilities of our team to build on his achievements."
Livingston International Income Fund owns, among other companies,
Livingston International Inc., which is a leading North American provider of
customs, transportation and integrated logistics services. Headquartered in
Toronto, Ontario, Livingston International operates in four business segments:
Canadian customs brokerage services; U.S. customs brokerage services;
transportation and logistics services (freight and integrated logistics); and
other services, which include imported vehicle registration, international
trade consulting, managed services, event logistics, corporate travel services
and technology services. The Fund and its subsidiaries employ a staff of more
than 3,250 located at over 125 key border points, seaports and airports as
well as other strategic locations across Canada and the United States.
For further information:
For further information: Dawneen MacKenzie, Vice-president, public
affairs, 1-800-387-7582 ext. 3109