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    Knight Transportation Inc. (KNX)

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    Knight Transportation Inc.
    20002 North 19th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85027
    United States - Map
    Phone: 602-269-2000
    Website: http://www.knighttransportation.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Services
    Industry:Trucking
    Full Time Employees:5,485

    Business Summary 

    Knight Transportation, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier of general commodities primarily in the United States. It operates through two segments, Trucking and Logistics. The Trucking segment offers truckload carrier dry van, temperature-controlled (refrigerated), and drayage services between ocean ports, rail ramps, and shipping docks. As of December 31, 2014, it operated 3,718 company-owned tractors; and an average of 9,732 trailers, as well as had 456 tractors under contract that are owned and operated by independent contractors. The Logistics segment provides logistics, freight management, freight brokerage, rail intermodal, and other non-trucking services. Knight Transportation, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Knight Transportation Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Sep 1, 2015 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 4.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Kevin P. Knight , 58
    Exec. Chairman of The Board and Chairman of Exec. Committee
    1.56M10.02M
    Mr. David A. Jackson , 39
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    518.00K193.00K
    Mr. Adam W. Miller , 34
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Sec. and Treasurer
    335.00K123.00K
    Mr. Kevin Quast , 49
    Chief Operations Officer and Exec. VP
    342.00K120.00K
    Mr. James E. Updike Jr., 42
    Exec. VP of Sales and Marketing
    338.00K163.00K
    Mr. Todd F. Carlson ,
    Gen. Counsel
    N/AN/A
    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.
    Currency in USD.
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