Focus On Your Strengths
We’ll Handle The Rest

OCEANSTAR–Global Guidance. Trusted Partnership.

Before You Pick Up The Phone
We’re already on the Line

OCEANSTAR–Proactive, Responsive Solutions.

People Come First Here

OCEANSTAR–Committed To You.

Focus On Your Strengths.
We’ll Handle The Rest.

OCEANSTAR–Global Guidance. Trusted Partnership.

Before You Pick Up The Phone
We are already on the Line.

OCEANSTAR–Proactive, Responsive Solutions.

People Come First Here.

OCEANSTAR–Committed To You.

Global Transportation and Sourcing

In the world of global transportation logistics and sourcing, Oceanstar, Inc. is known for its extensive industry expertise, commitment to partnership, and proactive solutions. We provide the advice and supply chain management you need–whether it be for the procurement of food or manufactured product or the shipping of cargo via ocean, air, trucking, or rail. We’ve spent decades earning our stellar reputation one shipment at a time. Experience the benefits of having just one company and one point of contact manage all of your sourcing and transportation needs.



Guiding you with strategic ocean and air transportation solutions.



Delivering your cargo with reliable trucking and rail services.



Connecting you to suppliers and customers around the world.

Let us be your global partner. Email or call us today at 562-283-6900.

Global Guidance. Trusted Partnership.

Paul Conolly

Paul leads the Executive Team for the Oceanstar Group. Prior to founding the company, Paul enjoyed a distinguished career with OOCL–both at sea and ashore. At sea, Paul rose through the ranks to become OOCL’s youngest captain at the age of 27. After coming ashore, he held key management positions in both Asia and North America. Paul’s greatest strengths are his industry experience, critical thinking, and his leadership that extends to developing people and building robust teams and partnerships. Paul is a lifelong learner who is actively involved in supporting education. He has served on a number of non-profit Boards in the past, including the Waldorf School of Orange County, and is currently on the Board Of Trustees for the Association Of Waldorf Schools Of North America. Paul is married with two children and is an avid soccer fan.


James Conolly

James oversees financial planning, manages risk, and evaluates strategic growth opportunities for Oceanstar as well as liaising with existing and potential investors. Prior to joining the company, James worked in banking, most recently with Barclays Investment Bank. During his 18-year banking tenure, James worked across multiple industry sectors, including Transportation and Logistics where his consultative approach to financial risk management has safely steered many companies through turbulent market conditions. James relocated from the UK to Southern California in April 2016 with his wife and two children and has wasted no time in learning to surf.


Cara Conolly


Cara guides the Oceanstar team in the realm of Human Resources, operations, and payroll. Co-founder of the company, she draws from her many years as an educator and her studies in psychology to help develop the potential of each member of the team. Cara’s greatest strengths are her strong business acumen, solution-based orientation, and real connection to people. Cara loves cooking, hiking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. She is married with two children.


Irene Lim

Irene Lim spearheads Oceanstar Group’s Sourcing division with responsibility for all aspects of the business including sourcing, trading, import/export, and logistics. Prior to joining Oceanstar, Irene was the Export Sales Manager for ARC Air Logistics. A veteran, with over 30 years of experience in commodity sales, sourcing, and freight forwarding, she brings extensive knowledge, a true sense of urgency, negotiating prowess, and well-established contacts that enable her to execute seemingly impossible deals. Because helping and serving others is her passion, Irene makes herself available to her customers with full dedication. Irene loves to cook, spend time with her three daughters, and unwind with her DVR.


Logan Moore

Logan manages Oceanstar’s Global transportation division with responsibility for business development, agency alignment, staffing, and regulatory oversight. Most recently, he served as a Director of International Pricing at Suddath Global Logistics. Logan began his 30-year freight forwarding industry tenure as an import documentation runner and warehouse employee. Through his advancement, he has learned every aspect of the business while building steadfast relationships. Logan’s nuanced industry knowledge and exceptional negotiating skills benefit Oceanstar’s partners at every turn. Raised in Chicago with a particular love for the game of baseball, Logan is a long-suffering Cubs fan with a hopeful outlook for the ball club’s immediate future.