United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain OfficersItem 5.02. — Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
United Parcel Service, Inc. (“UPS”) announced that it has appointed James J. Barber, Jr., age 57, as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of UPS. Mr. Barber most recently served as President of UPS International. UPS has not had a Chief Operating Officer since David P. Abney was promoted to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 2014.
Mr. Barber joined UPS in 1985 as a delivery driver. He served as Chief Operating Officer of UPS Europe, Middle East and Africa from 2010-2013, when he was promoted to Senior Vice President and President of UPS International.
Item 5.02 — Regulation FD Disclosure.
The press release issued on March6, 2018 announcing Mr. Barber’s promotion is included as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 5.02 — Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Press release dated March 6, 2018
The information in Items 7.01 and 9.01, including Exhibit 99.1, is furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to liabilities under that section, and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the filings of UPS under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, regardless of any general incorporation language in those filings.
UNITED PARCEL SERVICE INC ExhibitEX-99.1 2 exhibit991-q12018cooappoin.htm EXHIBIT 99.1 – PRESS RELEASE – COO APPOINTMENT Exhibit Contacts:Glenn Zaccara 404-828-4663 [email protected] NAMES JIM BARBER CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER,…To view the full exhibit click
About United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)
United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) is a package delivery company. The Company is a provider of global supply chain management solutions. It delivers packages each business day in over 220 countries and territories. The Company operates in three segments: U.S. Domestic Package, International Package, and Supply Chain & Freight. The Company offers a spectrum of the United States domestic guaranteed ground and air package transportation services. The Company’s International Package segment includes the small package operations in Europe, Asia, Canada and Latin America, the Indian sub-continent, the Middle East and Africa. UPS offers a selection of guaranteed day and time-definite international shipping services. The Supply Chain & Freight segment consists of the Company’s forwarding and logistics services, truckload freight brokerage, UPS Freight and its financial offerings through UPS Capital. UPS offers a portfolio of guaranteed and non-guaranteed global air freight services.