Thursday, September 13, 2012

Kennedy named president of RailWorks Track Services

RailWorks Corporation has promoted Ed Kennedy to president of RailWorks Track Services, Inc.

Kennedy has served since 2007 as vice president and general manager of RailWorks Track Services, RailWorks Corporation's track construction and maintenance subsidiary serving the Midwest and Northeast markets. He is responsible for directing all aspects of operations through RailWorks Track Services' six regional and local offices.

Kennedy has worked in the railroad construction industry for 20 years, beginning as a track laborer and working through progressively responsible positions to his current role with RailWorks Track Services.

"Ed has provided leadership throughout the RailWorks organization since its founding in 1998 and has been instrumental in not only the company's growth, but also its exceptional performance in safety, quality and operational efficiency," said John August, executive vice president of RailWorks Corporation. "Ed exemplifies the type of leadership we believe is essential to guide our organization to future success."

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