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Swift Transportation Company (SWFT)

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Swift Transportation Company
2200 South 75th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85043
United States - Map
Phone: 602-269-9700

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Full Time Employees:20,800

Business Summary 

Swift Transportation Company operates as a multi-faceted transportation services company in North America. The company operates through four segments: Truckload, Dedicated, Swift Refrigerated, and Intermodal. The Truckload segment provides services through one-way movements over irregular routes utilizing company’s and owner-operator tractors with dry van, flatbed, and specialized trailing equipment in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The Dedicated segment offers tailored solutions under long-term contracts utilizing refrigerated, dry van, flatbed, and other specialized trailing equipment. The Swift Refrigerated segment primarily offers shipments for customers who require temperature-controlled trailers. This segment’s shipments include one-way movements over irregular routes, as well as dedicated truck operations. The Intermodal segment moves freight over the rail in containers and other trailing equipment; and provides drayage services to transport loads between the railheads and customer locations. The company also offers logistics and freight brokerage services, as well as support services to its customers and owner-operators, including repair and maintenance shop services, equipment leasing, and insurance. As of December 31, 2015, it operated a fleet of 15,211 company tractors and 4,653 owner-operator tractors; 65,233 trailers; and 9,150 intermodal containers from 40 terminals near key freight centers and traffic lanes. Swift Transportation Company serves various customers primarily in the retail, food and beverage, consumer products, paper products, transportation and logistics, housing and building, automotive, and manufacturing industries. The company was formerly known as Swift Holdings Corp. Swift Transportation Company was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Corporate Governance 
Swift Transportation Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Jun 1, 2016 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 8.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Jerry C. Moyes , 72
Founder, Chief Exec. Officer and Director
Mr. Richard Stocking , 46
Pres and Chief Operating Officer
Ms. Virginia Henkels , 47
Chief Financial Officer, Exec. VP and Treasurer
Mr. Kenneth C. Runnels , 51
Exec. VP of Fleet Operations
Mr. Steven Richard Van Kirk , 57
Exec. VP of Intermodal
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 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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