David J. Bronczek to become President and COO as Fred Smith drops President role

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Fred Smith will drop the title of President of FedEx and David Bronczek will pick it up, plus the role of COO of FedEx Corporation.

That change will take place January 1. 2018.

Bronczek is currently the CEO of FedEx Express.

FedEx employees 30,000 people in our area.

Also today, FedEx announced Mike Glenn would retire in December after 35 years with the company.

He is executive vice-president, market development, and corporate communications.