People: Daseke Inc (DSKE.OQ)
24 Apr 2019
Mr. Daniel J. Hennessy serves as Vice Chairman of the Board, Independent Director of the company. He is the founder and managing member of Hennessy Capital LLC and the Chairman and CEO of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. III, a Special Purpose Acquisition Company (or "SPAC") he formed which went public on the NYSE MKT in June of 2017. Mr. Hennessy was also the Chairman and CEO of Hennessy Capital's first two SPACs: Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. I, which merged with School Bus Holdings Inc. in February 2015 and is now known as Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ: BLBD), and Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II, which merged with Daseke, Inc. in February 2017. Mr. Hennessy now serves as Vice Chairman of both Blue Bird and the Company. Mr. Hennessy is also a Partner at CHS Capital LLC (f/k/a Code Hennessy & Simons LLC) a middle market private equity investment firm he co-founded in 1988 and led its investments in industrial, infrastructure and energy businesses. Over a 25-year period, CHS invested $2.8 billion in 395 operating companies with aggregate revenues of approximately $15 billion. Prior to forming CHS, Mr. Hennessy was employed by Citicorp from 1984 to 1988 as head of the Midwest Region for Citicorp Mezzanine Investments and Vice President and Team Leader with Citicorp Leveraged Capital Group. He began his career in 1981 in the oil and gas lending group at Continental Illinois National Bank (now Bank of America) where he was a Banking Officer. Mr. Hennessy holds a B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||85,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||107,750|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||192,750|