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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 company 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.

The company operates its business through three 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.

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

Number of employees : 3 439 persons.
Sales per Businesses
20142015Delta
USD (in Million)%USD (in Million)%
Forward Air608.1277.9%788.2582.2% +29.62%
Forward Air Solutions, Inc124.3815.9%128.8313.4% +3.57%
Total Quality, Inc48.466.2%42.054.4% -13.22%
Sales per Regions
20142015Delta
USD (in Million)%USD (in Million)%
North America780.96100%959.13100% +22.81%
Managers
NameAgeSinceTitle
Bruce A. Campbell641990Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Michael Joseph Morris, MBA472016Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Senior VP
C. John Langley Jr., PhD692004Independent Director
C. Robert Campbell MBA, CPA712005Independent Director
George Michael Lynch722005Independent Director
Tracy A. Leinbach MBA, CPA562007Lead Independent Director
Gary L. Paxton692007Independent Director
Laurence David Leinweber742011Independent Director
Ronald W. Allen742014Independent Director
Douglas M. Madden632015Director
Equities
Vote QuantityFloatCompany-owned sharesTotal Float
Share A 1 30,523,021 30,061,368 98.5% 0 0.0% 98.5%
Shareholders
NameEquities%
BlackRock Fund Advisors 2,801,725 9.18%
The Vanguard Group, Inc. 2,484,844 8.14%
Neuberger Berman Investment Advisers LLC 1,965,737 6.44%
Royce & Associates LP 1,817,978 5.96%
Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC 1,664,459 5.45%
Invesco Advisers, Inc. 1,526,826 5.00%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP 1,160,264 3.80%
Vulcan Value Partners LLC 1,042,989 3.42%
Ceredex Value Advisors LLC 1,033,768 3.39%
Wellington Management Co. LLP 1,013,093 3.32%
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
Forward Air Corporation : Connections
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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