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November 29, 2007

For Immediate Release:

RJM Announces Corporate Appointment: Real Estate Development & Acquisitions

November 29, 2007 — Randall James Monroe, Inc., a Dallas based global executive search consultancy announces the successful completion of the following executive search assignment:

Director Real Estate Development & Acquisitions – BNSF Railway

This executive search assignment resulted in the appointment of Kurt Geringer.  Prior to joining BNSF, Geringer was Program Manager for Geographical Enterprise Solutions at Frito-Lay—handling transformational strategy and master planning. Previously, he was Manager of Facility Design, Construction and Capital Expenditures at Frito-Lay during a time of expansion to increase capacity. Geringer is an exceptionally talented leader that will play a significant role for BNSF Railway in helping expand Intermodal rail facilities and rail served industrial parks.

BNSF Railway is a subsidiary of Fort Worth-based Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporation (NYSE:BNI), ranked #171 in the Fortune 500. BNSF Railway operates one of the largest railroad networks in North America, with about 32,000 route miles covering 28 states and two Canadian provinces.

About Randall James Monroe, Inc. – RJM brings four decades of experience in helping companies acquire key executive talent on a worldwide basis.