Citations with the tag: YOUNG, James R
Results 1 - 18
- Railroader of the Year.
// Railway Age; Apr2013, Vol. 214 Issue 4, p9
The article announces that Chairman James R. Young of Nebraska-based Union Pacific Railroad was named by the journal as 2013 Railroader of the Year.
// Traffic World; 6/20/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 25, p27
Presents a correction to an article in the June 6, 2005 issue of "Traffic World" about Union Pacific Railroad's president James R. Young.
- UP announces $200 million investment in South Louisiana.
// American Journal of Transportation; 3/12/2012, Issue 527, p14
The article reports that Union Pacific Corp. chairman James R. Young reveals the 200 million dollars capital investment in South Louisiana.
- Names & News.
// World Trade; Jan2006, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p15
This section presents updates on several executives in the world trade as of January 2006. Ozburn-Hessey Logistics has promoted Karen Hall to Director of Marketing and Communication. Meanwhile, James R. Young, president of Union Pacific Railroad, will succeed Dick Davidson as corporate president...
- BEHIND THE RISING SUN.
DUNN, MARY L. // America; 6/7/1941, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p247
The article reviews the book "Behind the Rising Sun," by James R. Young.
- STB's MATH LESSON.
Boyd, John D. // Traffic World; 1/7/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 1, p12
The article reports on concerns of the Union Pacific Railroad about proposed changes to the rail cost formula by the Surface Transportation Board (STB). According to James R. Young, head of Union Pacific, the Board's proposal could determine the future of the rail system in North America, in his...
- UNION PACIFIC POWERS INTO 2011.
Boyd, John D. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 1/31/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p40
The article reports on the plan of Union Pacific to enhance the services it offers to shippers in North America. The overall transportation flow of shippers is anticipated to improve, which will allow the railroad to raise freight rates above the pace of inflation. Chairman, president and chief...
- Young Replaces Evans on UPRR Board.
Boyd, John D. // Traffic World; 3/21/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 12, p28
The article reports that James R. Young has been elected board of directors of Union Pacific Railroad Co. He succeeded Ike Evans, who retired on February 28, 2005. Young has held a wide range of management positions in Union Pacific since 1978.
- Personal Selling Function, Theory, and Practice Second Edition.
Boyd, John D. // Marketing News; 4/2/1982, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p2
The article reviews the book "Personal Selling: Function, Theory, and Practice," 2nd edition, by James R. Young and R. Wayne Mondy.
- This Week.
Boyd, John D. // Traffic World; 6/6/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 23, p6
Presents news items related to the United States transportation and economy for the month of June 2005. Decline in manufacturing in May 2005; Expected losses in the global airline industry due to rising fuel costs and continued inefficiencies; James R. Young's presidency of Union Pacific...
- Young's Unified UP Plan.
Gallagher, John // Traffic World; 6/6/2005, Vol. 269 Issue 23, p9
Discusses the goal by James R. Young, incoming president of the American freight railroad company Union Pacific Railroad (UP), of making UP the most efficient railroad company in the world. Financial statistics of the firm; Implementation of a scheduled rail system, called the unified plan,...
- Rails Begin Mop Up.
Boyd, John D. // Traffic World; 6/30/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 26, p27
Information about the Merrill Lynch investors conference held in New York on June 9, 2008 is presented. Topics include the recovery of the cross-country trains of the Midwest flood zone after damage caused by the floods and the development of precautionary measure and emergency services. The...
- SCALING THE PEAK.
Boyd, John D. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 11/1/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 43, p39
The article discusses the strong performance of the intermodal transportation sector in the U.S. Union Pacific Railroad and Hub Group have reported that their intermodal traffic has increased in October 2010. Union Pacific chairman, president and chief executive officer (CEO) James R. Young has...
- Corporate cultural change marks UP's progress.
Boyd, John D. // Railway Age; Jan2013, Vol. 214 Issue 1, p2
The author discusses the honoring of James R. Young, the Chairman of railroad franchise operator Union Pacific Corporation and briefly discusses the Union Pacific Corporation. He mentions Union Pacific's railroads have recorded high levels of customer satisfaction, and states that Jim Young's...
- RAILROADER OF THE YEAR: JAMES R. YOUNG.
VANTUONO, WILLIAM C. // Railway Age; Jan2013, Vol. 214 Issue 1, p18
The article presents an interview with the current recipient of the Rail Roader of the Year, James R. Young. When asked about the motivational factor he points out at the rapidly changing culture which he transitioned to his benefit by bringing the company together and engaging the employees in...
- Rail legislation dominates NARS meeting.
Kaufman, Lawrence H. // Railway Age; Jul2009, Vol. 210 Issue 7, p22
The article discusses the highlights of the annual meeting of the North American Rail Shippers Association held in May 2009. James R. Young, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Union Pacific Corp., addressed issues involving railroad legislation and standard railroad defense of...
- UP Sketches '09 Capital Needs.
Kaufman, Lawrence H. // Traffic World; 9/15/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 37, p27
The article reports on the capital budget aspired by the Union Pacific Railroad Co. (UP) on rail system infrastructure in the U.S. in 2009. Union Pacific chief executive officer (CEO) James R. Young says that railroad officials expect to spend approximately $3 billion for the rail system...
- RAILROADS' SUMMERTIME BLUES.
Boyd, John D. // Journal of Commerce (15307557); 8/3/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 31, p55
The article focuses on the impact of recession on the U.S. railroad sector. BNSF Railway posted an increase in profit as a result of cost cutting and price hikes. According to chairman Matthew K. Rose, volumes have recently stabilized. However, carload volume was down 17.9% despite the...