Information published on 9 September 2011 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 254.

Republic of Korea: Korail CEO Huh, Joon-Young to receive leadership award

Korail CEO Huh Joon-Young will receive an international leadership award for his creative management style and corporate achievements, the National Railroad company announced on 8 September.

The International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI), a leading international association dedicated to improving productivity and performance in the workplace, has selected Korail CEO as one of this year’s recipients of the “Leadership in Performance Award,” the company said. ISPI, headquartered in the U.S. state of Maryland, was founded in 1962 and has since recognised up to 10,000 performance improvement professionals throughout the United States, Canada and 40 other countries.

Korail said an award ceremony will be held at the company headquarters in Daejon on 8 September with renowned psychologist Carl Binder, senior ISPI member, taking part in the event to deliver the award to the Korail CEO.

UIC conveys its sincere congratulations to Mr Huh Joon-Young for this nomination.