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    Corrections Corporation of America (CXW)

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    Corrections Corporation of America
    10 Burton Hills Boulevard
    Nashville, TN 37215
    United States - Map
    Phone: 615-263-3000
    Fax: 615-263-3140
    Website: http://www.cca.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Financial
    Industry:REIT - Diversified
    Full Time Employees:15,400

    Business Summary 

    Corrections Corporation of America, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates privatized correctional and detention facilities in the United States. It owns, operates, and manages prisons and other correctional facilities; and provides inmate residential and prisoner transportation services for governmental agencies. The company also offers various rehabilitation and educational programs, including basic education, religious services, life skills and employment training, and substance abuse treatment, as well as food services, work and recreational programs, and healthcare services, such as medical, dental, and mental health services. In addition, it leases its facilities to third-party operators. The company serves federal, state, and local correctional and detention authorities. As of December 31, 2012, the company owned and managed 47 correctional and detention facilities; and managed 20 correctional and detention facilities, which it did not own. Corrections Corporation of America was founded in 1983 and is based in Nashville, Tennessee.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Corrections Corporation of America’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. John D. Ferguson , 68
    Exec. Chairman and Member of Exec. Committee
    826.00K0.00
    Mr. Damon T. Hininger , 44
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of Exec. Committee
    1.41M2.26M
    Mr. Steven E. Groom , 62
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    552.00K1.51M
    Mr. Anthony L. Grande , 44
    Chief Devel. Officer and Exec. VP
    649.00K3.03M
    Mr. Harley G. Lappin III, 58
    Chief Corrections Officer and Exec. VP
    618.00K0.00
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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