JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) today announced the appointment of Drew Glassman as vice president-strategy. Glassman brings 25 years of experience in corporate finance to his new role, in which he will oversee company-wide initiatives that position CSX for success.
"At CSX, we are focused on providing premier transportation services in an increasingly service-sensitive economy, all while becoming more productive and cost-efficient," said Frank Lonegro, executive vice president and chief financial officer, CSX. "This requires us to closely align the company's financial resources with our strategic vision. Drew's keen analytical skills, deep understanding of our business and experience delivering detailed analysis and solutions to business issues will help us realize this vision."
Prior to his new role, Glassman served as vice president-commercial finance, vice president-operations finance and as an assistant vice president for finance, intermodal finance and intermodal marketing. He joined CSX from AT&T in 2004.
Glassman holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Connecticut and an MBA from the University of Colorado. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Florida Theatre Performing Arts Center, Inc.; on the Board of Trustees of St. John's Country Day School in Orange Park, Florida; and on the Finance Committee of Family Foundations of Northeast Florida, Inc.
CSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company. It provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions to customers across a broad array of markets, including energy, industrial, construction, agricultural, and consumer products. For nearly 190 years, CSX has played a critical role in the nation's economic expansion and industrial development. Its network connects every major metropolitan area in the eastern United States, where nearly two-thirds of the nation's population resides. It also links more than 240 short-line railroads and more than 70 ocean, river and lake ports with major population centers and farming towns alike. More information about CSX Corporation and its subsidiaries is available at www.csx.com. Like us on Facebook (http://facebook.com/OfficialCSX) and follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/CSX).
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