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Business Summary
Provides surface transportation facilities for deferred air freight

Forward Air Corp. provides surface transportation and related logistics services to air freight market.

The firm also provides scheduled surface transportation of cargo as an alternative to air transportation; and brokerage transportation services.

Its logistics and other services include expedited full truckload, intermodal/drayage, fleets, warehousing, customs brokerage and shipment consolidation, deconsolidation & handling.

It operates through the following segments: Forward Air, Forward Air Solutions and Total Quality.

The Forward Air segment provides surface transportation and related logistics services to the North American ground freight market.

The Forward Air Solutions segment provides pool distribution services.

The Total Quality segment provides security and temperature-controlled logistics services; and truckload and less-than-truckload brokerage transportation services.

It serves air freight forwarders, integrated air cargo carriers and passenger & cargo airlines.

The company was founded by Scott M. Niswonger on October 23, 1981 and is headquartered in Greeneville, TN.

Number of employees : 4 688 persons.
Sales per Businesses
20152016Delta
USD (in Million)%USD (in Million)%
Forward Air788.2582.2%---
Forward Air Solutions, Inc128.8313.4%---
Total Quality, Inc42.054.4%---
Expedited LTL--567.7157.8%-
Truckload Premium Services--163.2516.6%-
Pool Distribution--148.0515.1%-
Intermodal--103.5110.5%-
Sales per Regions
20152016Delta
USD (in Million)%USD (in Million)%
North America959.13100%982.53100% +2.44%
Managers
NameAgeSinceTitle
Bruce A. Campbell651990Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Michael Joseph Morris, MBA482016Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Senior VP
C. John Langley Jr., PhD702004Independent Director
C. Robert Campbell MBA, CPA722005Lead Independent Director
George Michael Lynch732005Independent Director
Tracy A. Leinbach MBA, CPA572007Independent Director
Laurence David Leinweber752011Independent Director
Ronald W. Allen752014Independent Director
Douglas M. Madden642015Independent Director
Craig Carlock, MBA502015Independent Director
Equities
Vote QuantityFloatCompany-owned sharesTotal Float
Share A 1 30,229,809 29,770,611 98.5% 0 0.0% 98.5%
Shareholders
NameEquities%
BlackRock Fund Advisors 3,133,161 10.4%
The Vanguard Group, Inc. 2,564,598 8.48%
Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC 1,937,340 6.41%
Neuberger Berman Investment Advisers LLC 1,794,386 5.94%
Royce & Associates LP 1,634,978 5.41%
Invesco Advisers, Inc. 1,517,377 5.02%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP 1,181,356 3.91%
Victory Capital Management, Inc. 1,093,748 3.62%
Wellington Management Co. LLP 1,078,489 3.57%
Vulcan Value Partners LLC 1,056,435 3.49%
Sector
Industrials
Transportation
 Freight & Logistics Services
  Air Freight & Logistics
   Air Freight & Logistics - NEC
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Sector Air Freight & Logistics - NEC
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
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Sector Air Freight & Logistics - NEC
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Company contact information
Forward Air Corp.
430 Airport Road
Greeneville, TN 37745-1824

Phone : +1.423.636.7000
Fax : +1.423.636.7221
Web : www.forwardair.com
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