Diane Duren, accomplished railroad executive, joins Savage board of directors
Diane K. Duren is the most recent member of Savage’s board of directors.
SALT LAKE CITY, September 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Savage is pleased to announce the addition of Diane K. Duren as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company. Ms. Duren worked with Union Pacific Corporation (UP) —One of the first railroads in North America — for 32 years. TO UP, she served as Executive Vice-President, Chief Administrative Officer and Corporate Secretary before retiring in 2017. His leadership roles also included Vice-President and General Manager – Chemicals in marketing and sales and Vice-President and General Manager – Agricultural Products, as well as other positions in the Finance and Marketing & Sales departments.
“Diane’s industry knowledge and proven ability to make a difference to organizations makes her a great addition to our Board of Directors,” said Todd Savage, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Savage. . “We look forward to his important contributions. “
Ms. Duren has served on several industry and community boards, for organizations such as Werner Enterprises, United States Silica Holdings, Creighton University, the American Red Cross Heartland Chapter, and Children’s hospital and medical center in Omaha, Nebraska, among others. In addition, she is recognized as a Women’s Center for Advancement Honoring Women laureate and awarded the Creighton University College of Business Alumni Merit price.
“I couldn’t be more excited to join the Savage Board,” said Diane Duren. “I have known and admired the company for many years.
“Diane has been where we are going. She brings a range of skills and experiences that will make us better tomorrow than we are today, ”said Kirk Aubry, President and CEO of Savage.
Celebrate 75 years in business, Savage is a global provider of industrial infrastructure and supply chain services, with nearly 4,500 team members in more than 200 locations. The company moves and manages what matters, enabling its customers and partners to feed the world, fuel our lives and support the planet. www.savageservices.com/savage-companies
CONTACT: Jeff Hymas Savage 801-944-6584 [email protected]