Forward Air Corporation elects new independent director

Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) said it has elected Craig Carlock as a non-management director of its board of directors.

The company´s board now consists of ten members, nine of whom are non-management directors.

Carlock served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of The Fresh Market, a food retailer company, from 2009 to 2015 and as a member of its board of directors from 2012 to 2015.

Forward Air Corporation operates three business segments: Forward Air, Forward Air Solutions and Total Quality.