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Norfolk Southern Names Dimino VP Audit and Compliance; Carter Retires

Norfolk, VA - Jan 29, 2008
Joseph C. Dimino
Joseph C. Dimino

Joseph C. Dimino has been named vice president audit and compliance for Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC), effective Feb. 1, with headquarters in Norfolk. He will report to Chief Executive Officer Wick Moorman.

Dimino joined Norfolk Southern in 1976 as an attorney and was promoted to senior general counsel in 2002 and vice president and corporate counsel in 2006. He was named vice president compliance in 2007 and will keep that responsibility. Dimino earned a political science degree from the University of Rochester and a law degree from the University of Virginia.

James E. Carter
James E. Carter

In his new position, Dimino assumes the responsibilities formerly held by James E. Carter Jr., who retires Feb. 1 as vice president internal audit, after a 34-year railroad career. Carter joined Norfolk Southern in 1973 and served in a number of positions in accounting and internal audit before being named vice president internal audit in 2000.

Norfolk Southern Corporation is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway subsidiary operates approximately 21,000 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serving every major container port in the eastern United States and providing superior connections to western rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is North America’s largest rail carrier of metals and automotive products.


Norfolk Southern contacts:
(Media) Frank Brown, 757-629-2714 (
(Investors) Maqui Parkerson, 757-533-4939 (