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June 19, 2024

R. J. Corman Railroad Company Welcomes Jake Weir as its New Senior Director, Industrial Development

R. J. Corman Railroad Company is excited to welcome Jake Weir as its new Senior Director, Industrial Development. Weir brings over 15 years of experience in industrial development within a Class I railroad environment, serving for over 18 years at Norfolk Southern. 

In his new role at the company, Weir will lead our rail development efforts for businesses wanting to build or expand on R. J. Corman's rail network.

"I am thrilled to welcome Jake to the team. His extensive experience in industrial development will be invaluable as we continue to expand our reach through best-in-class supply chain solutions. We are confident that Jake's expertise and collaborative approach will be a major asset to our team," said Shannon Drown, VP, Commercial & Industrial Development for R. J. Corman Railroad Company

Weir holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering technology from Southern Polytechnic State University. 

Weir's expertise will be crucial in maintaining the company's competitive position in the industry and promoting economic development in the communities R. J. Corman serves.