Operating revenues and earnings for the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 1999 were up for truckload carrier Werner Enterprises.
Operating revenues for the fourth quarter increased 21% to $280.6 million compared to $232.3 million in the fourth quarter 1998. Operating revenues increased 22% to $1.05 billion for the full year 1999, up from $863.4 million in 1998.
Werner also announced the following management changes: Robert Synowicki, Jr. to executive vice president and chief information officer; Gregory L. Werner continues as president and adds the responsibility of chief operating officer; Mark A. Martin from senior vice president-marketing to executive vice president-marketing and operations; and Daniel H. Cushman from vice president-sales to senior vice president-van division.