January 12, 2007
CSXT Appoints Cindy Sanborn VP-Northern Region
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Tony Ingram, CSX Transportation (CSXT) executive vice president and chief operating officer, has appointed Cindy Sanborn as the railroad's vice president-Northern Region, succeeding Tony Tuchek, a veteran transportation executive who has retired. The appointment is effective immediately.
Sanborn was assistant vice president-network operations in Jacksonville, her latest key operations post. As vice president-Northern Region, she is responsible for safety, and for coordinating operations and service across divisions based at Albany, N.Y.; Baltimore, Md.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Indianapolis, Ind.; and Chicago, Ill.
"Cindy's vast knowledge of operations, combined with her proven leadership in a variety of field and headquarters posts, will serve CSXT and its customers well," Ingram said. "Our team wishes Tony all the best and appreciates his strong leadership and many contributions to CSXT."
Sanborn joined CSXT in 1987 and has worked in a wide range of transportation positions. In previous assignments, she has headed up the Detroit and Baltimore divisions and has served as general manager of the Florida Business Unit before it was integrated into the Jacksonville Division. In her network operations role, Sanborn has improved the distribution and utilization of the company's fleet of nearly 3,800 locomotives.
Sanborn, who will report to David Brown, chief transportation officer, serves on the Conrail Board of Directors and is a member of the American Association of Railway Operating Officers.
CSX Transportation Inc. is a principal operating company of CSX Corporation. CSX Corporation, based in Jacksonville, Fla., is one of the leading transportation companies, providing rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services. The company's transportation network spans 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 site, http://www.csx.com/.
CONTACT: Gary Sease, CSX Transportation, 904-366-2949
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