FWRD - Forward Air Corporation

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Forward Air Corporation

Building N
1915 Snapps Ferry Road
Greeneville, TN 37745
United States

Sector : Industrials
Industry : Integrated Shipping & Logistics
Full Time Employees : 4,362

Key Executives

Name Title Pay Exercised Year Born
Mr. Thomas Schmitt Chairman, Pres & CEO 1.07M N/A 1965
Mr. Michael Joseph Morris CFO, Sr. VP & Treasurer 833.07k N/A 1969
Mr. Chris C. Ruble Chief Operating Officer 994.89k 510.68k 1963
Mr. Michael L. Hance Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. 756.58k 283.22k 1972
Mr. Matthew J. Jewell Chief Commercial Officer 1M 1.02M 1966
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.


Forward Air Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an asset-light freight and logistics company in the United State and Canada. The company operates through four segments: Expedited Less-Than-Truckload (LTL), Truckload Premium Services (TLS), Intermodal, and Pool Distribution (Pool). The Expedited LTL segment provides expedited regional, inter-regional, and national LTL services, as well as local pick-up and delivery services. It also offers shipment consolidation and deconsolidation, warehousing, final mile, customs brokerage, and other handling services. This segment provides its transportation services through a network of terminals located at or near airports. The TLS segment offers expedited truckload brokerage, dedicated fleet, and high security and temperature-controlled logistics services. The Intermodal segment provides intermodal container drayage services; and contract, and container freight station warehouse and handling services. The Pool segment offers high-frequency handling and distribution of time-sensitive products to various destinations. Forward Air Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Greeneville, Tennessee.

Corporate Governance

Forward Air Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 1.

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.