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Rick Webb

Rick Webb

CEO
Watco Companies

ITI Board Member

 


Background

Chief executive officer since 1998, Rick Webb's primary responsibility has been the growth and strategic direction of Watco. Prior to becoming CEO, Rick learned the business by working alongside his father Dick Webb, founder of Watco. Rick held various management and leadership positions within Watco, including operations, purchasing, marketing, accounting, and financial management.
An active participant in efforts to improve rail transportation for customers, Rick serves on the board of directors for both the Association of American Railroads and the National Industrial Transportation League. He is also a vigorous supporter of his community and an advocate for Pittsburg State University and many local schools and community organizations. He is member of the Pittsburg State University Foundation Board of Trustees, Community National Bank's (CNB) Advisory Board of Directors, and US Bank's Market Board of Directors. He earned a BS in physics from Pittsburg State University.