The Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. (X Train), Board of Directors elected Ronald Batory as a director.
Batory is currently chief executive officer for Consolidated Rail Corporation (CONRAIL) and has more than 43 years of experience in the railroad industry, serving in various administration and operating management positions. Over the years, he worked for Grand Trunk Western Railroad Company, Southern Pacific Transportation Company and The Beltway Company of Chicago as a president.
“We are pleased to have Batory join our board of directors as the company moves aggressively into the shortline railroad acquisition business model. We feel his expertise and contacts in the industry will provide the company opportunities to implement our acquisition strategy,” stated Michael Barron, chief executive officer of X Train.