People: FirstEnergy Corp (FE.N)
Mr. George M. Smart is Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board of the Company. From January 1, 2015 to April 30, 2015 where he was the Lead Independent Director of the Board. Retired in 2004 as president (a position held since 2001) of Sonoco-Phoenix, Inc., a manufacturer of easy opening lids. He serves as a director of one other company with publicly traded equity securities: Ball Corporation. Director of Ohio Edison Company from 1988 to 1997. Mr. Smart received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, with a major in Marketing. He served as the president and chief executive officer of Central States Can Co. from 1978 until 1993 and as chairman of the board and president of the Phoenix Packaging Corporation from 1993 until 2001. He retired as president of Sonoco Phoenix, Inc. in 2004. Over the past 25 years, Mr. Smart has been a director of and has served on various board committees of six public companies.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||246,500|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||134,922|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||31,792|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||413,214|