CUDAHY — Earlier this week,
Roadrunner Transportation Systems terminated the employment of
Chief Operating Officer Brian J. van Helden, according to
paperwork filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
According to the filing, on
June 9 Roadrunner Transportation and van Helden entered into a
separation agreement and release effective June 10. The
agreement provides that van Helden will continue to receive his
base salary and benefits through Sept. 7, which is the end of
the 90-day notice period contemplated by his March 19, 2010
employment letter with the company.
The separation agreement
also provides that van Helden does not revoke his acceptance of
the separation agreement within the applicable seven-day
revocation period he will continue to receive his base salary
and benefits through Sept. 7, 2016, according to the filing.