JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- CSX Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer Michael Ward today announced the appointment of Louis
E. Renjel as vice president-strategic infrastructure initiatives. Renjel will
report to Ellen M. Fitzsimmons, senior vice president-law and public affairs,
general counsel and corporate secretary.
"Louis will help our communities meet their transportation needs while
increasing the capability of CSX to accommodate long-term growth," Ward said.
"His experience in the public and private sectors and his leadership in
developing environmental solutions make Louis uniquely qualified for this
Renjel, who joined CSX in Washington, D.C., in 2006, has been active in
the Company's federal government and environmental issues. Among his new
duties will be a leadership role on the team responsible for public-private
partnerships in Florida, Massachusetts and the National Gateway, CSX's plan to
create a more efficient rail link between Mid-Atlantic ports and the Midwest.
Before joining CSX, Renjel was a director of government relations for
Cummins Inc. From 1999 to 2003, he worked with U.S. Senator James Inhofe of
Oklahoma, first as legislative assistant and then as deputy staff director of
the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works. Renjel has also
served as associate director of environmental and regulatory affairs at the
U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
In his new assignment, Renjel will be located in Jacksonville. He succeeds
Lisa A. Mancini, who was recently named senior vice president-human resources
and labor relations.
CSX Corporation, based in Jacksonville, Fla., is one of the nation's
leading transportation companies, providing rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck
transload services. The company's transportation network spans approximately
21,000 miles, with service to 23 eastern states and the District of Columbia,
and connects to more than 70 ocean, river and lake ports. More information
about CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries is available at the company's web
SOURCE CSX Corporation
Gary Sease, for CSX Corporation
Web site: http://www.csx.com