People: Old Dominion Freight Line Inc (ODFL.OQ)
20 Apr 2018
Mr. Earl E. Congdon has been appointed Senior Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company effective on May 16, 2018. He was our President and Chief Executive Officer from 1962 until 1985 and served as Chairman of our Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer from 1985 through 2007. In October 2007, the Board of Directors appointed Mr. Congdon to his current position as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2008. He is the son of E. E. Congdon, one of our founders, the father of David S. Congdon and the uncle of John R. Congdon, Jr. Through his 68 years of experience with us, including 45 years as our Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Congdon helped transform Old Dominion from a small regional company to an international, publicly-traded company through geographic expansion and acquisitions. As a result, he brings to our Board first-hand knowledge of the opportunities and challenges in our less-than-truckload (“LTL”) industry. Mr. Congdon has valuable insight into the execution of our strategic, long-term objectives and is keenly aware of the operating complexities of the transportation industry.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||594,313|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||341,056|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||5,060,520|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||5,995,890|