People: YRC Worldwide Inc (YRCW.O)
18 Aug 2017
Mr. James L. Welch is Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. Welch YRC Worldwide Inc.: Chief Executive Officer (since 2011); Dynamex Inc. (transportation and logistics services): President and Chief Executive Officer (2008 – 2011); JHT Holdings (truck transportation): Interim Chief Executive Officer (2007 – 2008); Yellow Transportation Inc. (subsidiary of our Company): President and Chief Executive Officer (2000 – 2007), and various other positions (1978 – 2000); Current Director: SkyWest Inc. (regional airline); Former Director: Dynamex Inc., Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc. (commercial airplane assemblies and components), Roadrunner Transportation (transportation and logistics services), Erickson Air Crane, Inc. (heavy lift helicopter company). Mr. Welch has both front line and senior executive experience in our industry and is a 34-year veteran of our Company. Our Board relies on his knowledge and perspectives about our industry, operations, business and competitive environment, strategies, challenges and opportunities. Mr. Welch’s leadership skills have been crucial in developing and leading our turnaround strategy, reinvigorating our corporate culture and employee morale, returning our Company to operating profitability, and building an effective leadership team.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||850,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||2,523,060|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||25,146|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||3,398,210|