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Dean Piacente

 Dean Piacente
Vice President Intermodal
CSX Transportation

DTI Board Member




Dean was recently appointed as the Vice President of CSXT's Intermodal business unit. Prior to this role he was most recently the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for CSXT's Chemicals, Petroleum, and Fertilizer business unit. Piacente has been with CSX for nearly 30 years and has held various management positions within commercial, finance and internal audit. Prior to his recent Sales and Marketing responsibilities, he served as the vice president for financial planning and analysis. Piacente earned his bachelor of science degree from Florida State University and achieved a Certificate in Business Excellence from Columbia University. He serves on the board of directors for the Southern Scholarship Foundation and the National Freight Transportation Association.

He recently completed a six-year role on the DOT's Surface Transportation Board - Rail Shipper Transportation Advisory Committee (RSTAC) and served on the board of directors of the Jacksonville Zoological Association.

Dean is married for 28 years and has two teenage children. He is an avid boater and snow skier.