Past Award Recipients

Slideshow of Past Salzberg Winners

Year 

 First Name

Last Name

Title

Company

2016

BASF

2015

Unilever

2014

Cummins, Inc.

2013

Kuehne + Nagel Inc.

2013

Earl E.

Congdon

Executive Chairman

Old Dominion Freight Lines

2012

Michael

Haverty

Executive Chairman

Kansas City Southern

2012

Don

Ralph

SVP, Supply Chain & Logistics

Staples

2011

Yossi

Sheffi

Elisha Gray II Prof

M.I.T.

2011

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc

2010

PepsiCo

2009

Malcom

McLean (posthumous)

2009

Michael

Ward

Chief Executive Officer

CSX Transportation

2008

NIKE

2007

William G. "Gus"

Pagonis

Retired President

Retired Senior Vice President

Sears Logistics

Sears, Roebuck & Co.

2006

Glen T. 

Meakam

Managing General Partner

Meakem Becker Venture Capital

2005

Herbert S. 

Shear

Chair and Chief Executive Officer

Genco Distribution Services

2004

Robert G.

Brown

Materials Management Systems, Inc.

2004

Dell, Inc

2003

Wegmans Food Markets Inc.

2002

William

Copacino

Global Managing Partner, SCM Service Lines

Accenture

2002

Maria A. 

McIntyre

Executive Vice President and COO

Council of Logistics Management

2001

Larry M.

Sur

Chief Executive Officer

Iogistics Inc.

2000

George D. 

Warrington

President and Chief Executive Officer

National Railroad Passenger Corp. (Amtrak)

2000

Myron P. 

Shevell

Chairman of the Board

New England Motor Freight Inc.

2000

Raymond C. 

Burton, Jr. 

President and Chief Executive Officer

TTX Company

1999

J.B. 

Hunt

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.

1999

Professor Robert P.

Neuschel 

Professor of Corporate Governance

J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University

1998

Guenter 

Rohrmann

President and Chief Executive Officer

Air Express International, Inc.

1998

Nicholas J. 

LaHowchic

President and Chief Executive Officer

Limited Distribution Services, Inc.

1998

Mary Lou

Fox

Senior Vice President

Manugistics, Inc.

1997

Joseph C.

Andraski

Vice President of Customer Marketing

Nabisco, Inc.

1997

J.C. "Cam"

Carruth

President and Chief Executive Officer

USFreightways, Inc.

1997

Southwest Airlines Company, Inc.

1996

James E.

Comerford

President and Chief Executive Officer

Sears Logistics Services Inc.

1996

Theodore O.

Wallin

Associate Professor of Transportation and Marketing

Syracuse University, School of Management

1996

Newton A. 

Graves

Vice President of Customer Relations 

Yellow Corporation

1996

Traffic World Magazine

1995

Phillip C. 

Yeager

Chairman 

The Hub Group, Inc.

1995

Aaron J.

Gellman

Director, The Transportation Center

J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University

1994

Donald J. 

Schneider

President and CEO

Schneider National, Inc.

1994

William J.

Augello

Executive Director/General Counsel

Transportation Claims and Prevention Council Inc.

1994

The Port of Singapore Authority

1993

James A.

Hagen

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Consolidated Rail Corporation

1993

Council of Logistics Management

1992

Clifford F. 

Lynch

President 

Trammell Crow Distribution Corporation

1992

Dr. George W. 

Wilson

Distinguished Professor, Business Economics and Public Policy

Indiana University School of Business

1992

Colorado Transportation Community

1991

W. Don

Welch

Executive Director

South Carolina State Ports Authority

1991

Nat

Welch

Chairman

International Intermodal Expo

1990

George E. 

Powell, Jr.

Chairman  and Chief Executive Officer

Yellow Freight Systems, Inc.

1989

Hays T. 

Watkins

Chairman of the Board

CSX Corporation

1989

Donald J. 

Bowersox

Professor of Marketing and Logistics 

Michigan State University

1988

Robert V. 

Delaney

Practice leader for Transportation 

Arthur D. Little Inc. 

1988

John L. 

Hazard

Professor, Marketing and Transportation Department 

Michigan State University

1987

Richard  

Haupt

Director of Transportation & Traffic Department

Ford Motor Company

1987

Clarence M. 

Ditlow

Executive Director

Center for Auto Safety

1987

United Parcel Service

1986

Dr. Alfred E. 

Kahn

Robert Julius Thorne Professor of Political Economy

Cornell University

1985

Dr. L.L. 

Waters

Professor Emeritus of Transportation

Indiana University  

1985

John C.

Emery, Jr. 

Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer

Emery Air Freight Corporation

1984

James M. 

Beggs

Administrator

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

1983

Dr. Bernard J. 

La Londe

Riley Professor of Marketing and Logistics

Ohio State University

1983

L. Stanley 

Crane

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer

Consolidated Rail Corporation

1982

Robert A. 

Bandeen

President, Chief Executive Officer

Canadian National Railway System

1981

Frederick W. 

Smith

Founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer

Federal Express Corporation

1980

J. Robert

Morton

Vice President

Combustion Engineering, Inc.

1979

Louis J. 

Gambaccini

Commissioner

New Jersey State Department of Transportation

1978

Wayne M. 

Hoffman

President and Chief Executive Officer

Tiger International Inc.

1978

Dr. Charles A.

Taff

Professor of Transportation

College of Business and Management, University of Maryland

1977

William K. 

Smith

Vice President of Transportation

General Mills Corporation

1976

Raymond T. 

Schuler

Commissioner

New York State Department of Transportation

1975

B.R. 

Stokes

Executive Director

American Public Transit Association

1974

William B. 

Johnson

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Illinois Central Industries, Inc.

1974

Virgil D. 

Cover

Director of Graduate Studies

Graduate School of Business Administration, The University of Georgia

1973

William G. 

White

Chairman and President

Consolidated Freightways, Inc.

1972

Paul W. 

Cherington

James J. Hill Professor of Transportation

Harvard University  

1968

Alfred E. 

Perlman

President

Penn Central Transportation Company

1968

William Pearson

Tolley

Chancellor

Syracuse University

1967

J. Burch

McMorran 

Commissioner

Department of Transporation,State of New York

1966

Alan S. 

Boyd

Secretary of Transporation

1965

Robert E. 

Peach

President

Mohawk Airlines, Inc.

1964

Walter F. 

Carey

President

Automobile Carriers-Dealers Transit, Inc.

1963

Hugh L. 

Dryden

Deputy Administrator

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

1962

I. Sewell 

Morris

Commander

Defense Traffic Management Service, Department of Defense

1961

Stuart T. 

Saunders

President

Norfolk and Western Railway Company

1960

Lewis G. 

Castle

Administrator

The St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation

1959

Hon. Elwood R. 

Quesada

Administrator

Federal Aviation Agency

1958

George P. 

Baker

James J. Hill Professor of Transportation

Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration

1957

Charles F. 

Kettering

former General Manager

General Motors Research Laboratories

1956

Howard S. 

Cullman

Honorary Chairman

Board of Commissioners, Port of New York Authority

1955

E. Grosvenor

Plowman

Vice President for Traffic

United States Steel Corporation

1954

Thomas H. 

MacDonald

former Commissioner

Bureau of Public Roads

1953

Hon. Clyde B. 

Aitchison

former Commissioner

Interstate Commerce Commission

1952

Harmer E.

Davis

Director

Institute of Transportation and Traffic Engineering, University of California

1951

Richard C. 

Colton

Vice President

Lykes Brothers Company, Inc.

1950

C.R. 

Smith

Chairman of the Board

American Airlines Inc.

1949

Lewis K. 

Sillcox

Honorary Vice Chairman of the Board

New York Air Brake Co.