World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Michael L. Eskew

Article Id: WHEBN0003266814
Reproduction Date:

Title: Michael L. Eskew  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Eli Lilly and Company, IBM, Lotus Software, UPS, Vance D. Coffman
Collection: Eli Lilly and Company, Living People, Members of the United States National Academy of Engineering
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Michael L. Eskew

Michael L. Eskew is the former chairman and Chief Executive Officer of UPS from 2002-2007.[1] He is currently on the Board of 3M and IBM. He also serves on the board of directors of Eli Lilly and Company.

Eskew received his Bachelor's degree in industrial engineering from Purdue University, where he was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity. He later attended the Advanced Management Program at the Wharton School of Business.

He began his career at UPS in 1972 as an industrial engineering manager. By 1994 he had become corporate vice president for industrial engineering,and in 1996 was made group vice president for engineering. In 1998 he was named to the UPS board, and in 1999 was made executive vice president. In 2000 he was appointed vice chairman, and in 2002 was promoted to chairman and CEO.

In 2003 he was appointed to the President's Export Council, and in 2004 he was elected chairman of the U.S.-China Business Council.

References

  1. ^ http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/16/business/16ups.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss

External links

  • Michael Eskew profile at NNDB.
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.