William J. Logue to retire as CEO of FedEx Freight
Mr. Logue was appointed president of FedEx Freight in late 2009 and assumed the chief executive officer responsibilities in the spring of 2010. He is a member of the Strategic Management Committee.
Before joining FedEx Freight in December 2009, Mr. Logue served as executive vice president and chief operating officer for FedEx Express United States.
Prior to that, he held various senior management positions within the FedEx Express organization, including senior vice president of Domestic Ground Operations and senior vice president of Air Ground Freight Service.
Mr. Logue joined FedEx in 1989. He is a past chairman of the board of directors of the United Way of the Mid-South. He also serves on the executive committee of the American Trucking Associations (ATA) and is a member of the board of directors of the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI).
Michael L. Ducker will succeed Mr. Logue as President and CEO of FedEx Freight. He will move into his new role on January 1, 2015, from his current position as Chief Operating Officer of FedEx Express.
During his FedEx career, Mr. Ducker served as president of FedEx Express Asia Pacific in Hong Kong for four years and also led the Southeast Asia and Middle East regions from Singapore.
He serves on the advisory committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations for the Obama Administration and chairman of the International Policy Committee and executive board member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, as well as a board member of the Coalition of Service Industries, the U.S.-China Business Council, and The Salvation Army. ■