Ted LeBlanc


Ted currently volunteers as Treasurer and Board Member of The Charlotte News.

Prior to retiring in February of 2018, he was Founder, President and CEO of Global Maritime Transportation Services (GMTS). The company provided both software and administrative services to assist ocean carriers with their tariff and contract management to ensure effective pricing of their transport services. In addition, Ted was a Federal Maritime Commission practitioner which allowed him to present and argue on behalf of GMTS clients before the Commission.

Earlier in his career, Ted was Managing Director of the Associated Conferences Secretariat, a Florida corporation providing secretariat services to various conference and rate agreement associations within the ocean transport industry. In 1978, he began his career as the General Accountant and Traffic Manager at Montreal Shipping, Inc.

 Ted is married with three children, plays guitar and sings in a trio.