HTLD - Heartland Express, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD

Heartland Express, Inc.

901 North Kansas Avenue
North Liberty, IA 52317
United States

Full Time Employees3,800

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Michael J. GerdinChairman, CEO & Pres610.23kN/A1970
Mr. Christopher Alan StrainVP of Fin., Treasurer, CFO & Sec.168.08kN/A1975
Mr. Todd Allan TrimbleVP of Midwestern Operations168.19kN/A1971
Mr. Kent Daryl RigdonVP of Sales220.03kN/A1964
Mr. K. Eric EickmanVP of Information TechnologyN/AN/A1972
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.


Heartland Express, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier in the United States and Canada. The company primarily provides nationwide asset-based dry van truckload service for shippers from Washington to Florida and New England to California; and temperature-controlled transportation services. It primarily transports appliances, automotive parts, consumer products, paper products, packaged foodstuffs, and retail goods. The company principally serves retailers and manufacturers. Heartland Express, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in North Liberty, Iowa.

Corporate Governance

Heartland Express, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.