Michael F. Giove has been appointed chief operating officer of Nautilus International Holding Corp
., parent of the stevedoring company Metro Ports, effective Oct. 29.
Reporting directly to Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer James R. Callahan, Giove will be responsible for all operational and customer-interfacing functions of Metro Ports, Metro Cruise Servicesm and Metro Shore Services, as well as finance, strategic planning and information technology for Nautilus.
Callahan has more than 20 years experience and has worked as both a COO and chief financial officer at a number of companies and in multiple industries.
Prior to joining Nautilus, Giove was COO of Marine Depot, CFO and COO at Kofax, vice president of operations for LySonix, and held various executive positions for MDT Biologic Co.