People: Echo Global Logistics Inc (ECHO.O)
20 Jan 2017
Mr. Douglas R. Waggoner is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of Echo Global Logistics Inc. Douglas R. Waggoner has served as our Chief Executive Officer since December 2006 and on our Board since February 2008. Mr. Waggoner will serve as our Chief Executive Officer until December 31, 2016, unless such term is otherwise terminated or renewed, pursuant to the terms of his employment agreement. Prior to joining Echo, Mr. Waggoner founded SelecTrans, LLC, a freight management software provider based in Chicago, Illinois. From April 2004 to December 2005, Mr. Waggoner served as the Chief Executive Officer of USF Bestway, and from January 2002 to April 2004, he served as the Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing for USF Corporation. Mr. Waggoner served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Daylight Transport from April 1999 to January 2002, Executive Vice President from October 1998 to April 1999, and Chief Information Officer from January 1998 to October 1998. From 1986 to 1998, Mr. Waggoner held a variety of positions in sales, operations, marketing and engineering at Yellow Transportation before eventually leaving the company as the Vice President of Customer Service. Mr. Waggoner holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from San Diego State University. Mr. Waggoner provides the Board significant transportation industry-specific operations management and leadership experience.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||650,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||768,136|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||1,233,520|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||2,651,650|