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    Forward Air Corp. (FWRD)

    53.00 Down 0.87(1.61%) May 22, 4:00PM EDT
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    Forward Air Corp.
    430 Airport Road
    Greeneville, TN 37745
    United States - Map
    Phone: 423-636-7000
    Website: http://www.forwardair.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Air Delivery & Freight Services
    Full Time Employees:2,820

    Business Summary 

    Forward Air Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides surface transportation and related logistics services. The company operates in three segments: Forward Air (Forward Air); Forward Air Solutions (FASI); and Total Quality (TQI). The Forward Air segment provides local pick-up and delivery services, and scheduled surface transportation of cargo. It also provides a range of logistics and other services, including expedited full truckload; intermodal drayage; dedicated fleets; warehousing; customs brokerage; and shipment consolidation, deconsolidation, and handling services. This segment primarily serves freight forwarders, integrated air cargo carriers, and passenger and cargo airlines. The Forward Air segment offers its transportation services primarily through a network of terminals located at or near airports in the United States and Canada. The FASI segment provides pool distribution services, including managing high-frequency handling and distribution of time-sensitive product to various destinations in geographic regions. This segment serves distributors and retailers, such as mall, strip mall, and outlet based retail chains through a network of terminals and service centers located in 29 cities in the Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Midwest, and the Southwest continental United States. The TQI segment offers security and temperature-controlled logistics services comprising truckload services to the pharmaceutical and life science industries, as well as truckload and less-than-truckload brokerage transportation services. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Greeneville, Tennessee.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Forward Air Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2015 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Bruce A. Campbell , 63
    Exec. Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Member of Exec. Committee
    Mr. Rodney L. Bell , 53
    Chief Financial Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer
    Mr. Chris C. Ruble , 52
    Exec. VP of Operations
    Mr. Michael L. Hance , 43
    Chief Legal Officer, Sr. VP and Corp. Sec.
    Mr. Matthew J. Jewell , 49
    Chief Strategy Officer and Exec. VP of Intermodal Services
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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.
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