Forward Air hires former YRC CFO Jamie Pierson

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Forward Air announced Monday that it has hired Jamie Pierson as interim chief financial officer effective immediately. Pierson replaces Rebecca Garbrick, who will remain on board during the transition.

Pierson has expertise in restructuring and strategic planning. He served two stints as chief financial officer at Yellow Corp. (OTC: YELLQ), formerly YRC Worldwide. He was there when it obtained a controversial $700 million COVID-relief loan from the U.S. Treasury.

Pierson was most recently the...

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