Dealing with Crisis Communication: Stephen Hughes, FedEx Corporation

As a global company focused on connecting the world, the FedEx investor relations team works around the clock to ensure the investment community stays up-to-date on the company, especially when dealing with crisis. Join us as we listen to Stephen Hughes present his take on on dealing with crisis situations such as plane crashes, hurricanes, cyberattacks, unfavorable court decisions and drug trafficking.

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Stephen Hughes
Staff Director

FedEx Corporation

Stephen D. Hughes is staff director, Investor Relations for FedEx Corporation. He has primary responsibility for institutional investors in the western United States and the Asia-Pacific region. In addition, Hughes oversees the companys quarterly earnings releases, annual proxy distribution and Investor Relations Web site. He has been a member of the FedEx Investor Relations team since 1995.

Hughes joined FedEx in 1982 as a part-time package handler in operations, and later worked as a financial analyst supporting the Human Resources and Finance divisions, and as a senior financial analyst overseeing the companys business planning process.

In 2010, he was named the Best IR Professional in the Airfreight & Surface Transportation industry by buy-side analysts and portfolio managers, according to a survey by Institutional Investor Magazine. He ranked second in the same survey in 2011.

A native of Memphis, Hughes earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in finance from the University of Memphis. He is a member of the National Investor Relations Institute.


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