Media Kit » Try RailPrime™ Today! »
Progressive Railroading
Newsletter Sign Up
Stay updated on news, articles and information for the rail industry



This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.




railPrime
View Current Digital Issue »


RAIL EMPLOYMENT & NOTICES



Rail News Home Rail Industry Trends

2/15/2008



Rail News: Rail Industry Trends

UP's Duren one of top 15 women in corporate America, magazine says


advertisement

PINK magazine recently named Union Pacific Railroad Vice President and General Manager-Chemicals Diane Duren to its "Top 15 Women in Business" list.

A national magazine targeted at professional women, PINK annually profiles the "most influential women driving innovation and revenue in corporate America," according to a prepared statement.

Duren made the list for helping create the Express Lane food product unit train during her tenure as UP's VP and GM of agriculture products. The train — which moves perishables from Washington state to New York — tapped a major market opportunity that long had been abandoned by railroads, the magazine said. She also helped UP take advantage of the growing ethanol market by playing a role in the construction of a rail network to support ethanol moves.

Since joining UP in 1985, Duren has held various finance and marketing and sales positions.


Contact Progressive Railroading editorial staff.

More News from 2/15/2008