ArcBest Technologies CIO Honored

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ArcBest Technologies CIO Honored

Info-Tech Research Group names Leo Sharum among CIO leadership award winners

FORT SMITH, Arkansas, July 7, 2016 — ArcBest Corporation® (Nasdaq: ARCB) is proud to announce that Leo Sharum, vice president and chief information officer of ArcBest Technologies, has been selected to receive a CIO Leadership Award from Info-Tech Research Group.

Sharum is one of 27 CIO Leadership Award Winners for 2016. He ranked No. 3 in the 2016 Enterprise Winners category.

“By providing innovative technology solutions to business challenges, ArcBest Technologies plays an integral role in helping all of the ArcBest subsidiaries and brands achieve their goals,” said Michael Newcity, president of ArcBest Technologies and chief innovation officer for ArcBest Corporation. “I’m proud Leo has been recognized for his role in providing customized solutions that address the unique needs of the ArcBest family and their customers.”

Info-Tech determines the winners through Business Vision, an IT stakeholder satisfaction survey that helps CIOs understand the needs of their key business stakeholders. The survey uses unbiased data and in-depth analysis; the CIO Leadership Awards are given to IT leaders who receive the highest satisfaction scores.

Sharum has been with ArcBest Technologies since 1982. He holds a B.S.B.A. in data processing quantitative analysis and an MBA from the University of Arkansas.


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