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Charles P. Blankenship net worth and biography

Charles Blankenship Biography and Net Worth

CEO of Woodward

Mr. Charles (Chip) Blankenship is the Chairman of the Board of the Company, President and Chief Executive Officer.  An accomplished business leader with extensive experience in the aerospace and industrial equipment markets, Mr. Blankenship joined Woodward in May 2022. His prior leadership roles before joining Woodward include the CEO of Arconic, an aerospace advanced alloys and components company, a 24-year career at GE where he held significant leadership roles in Aviation, Energy, and Appliances, including the CEO of Appliances, Vice President and General Manager Commercial Aircraft Engines, and General Manager Aero Energy (aero-derivative industrial turbines). Most recently, Mr. Blankenship served as the Montgomery Distinguished Professor of Practice at The University of Virginia’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 

Mr. Blankenship holds a PhD in Material Science and Engineering from The University of Virginia and a bachelor’s degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.


What is Charles P. Blankenship's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Charles P. Blankenship is at least $4.01 million as of August 31st, 2022. Mr. Blankenship owns 38,600 shares of Woodward stock worth more than $4,008,224 as of February 6th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Blankenship may own. Learn More about Charles P. Blankenship's net worth.

How do I contact Charles P. Blankenship?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Blankenship and other Woodward executives is 1081 WOODWARD WAY, FORT COLLINS CO, 80524. Woodward can also be reached via phone at (970) 482-5811 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Charles P. Blankenship's contact information.

Has Charles P. Blankenship been buying or selling shares of Woodward?

Charles P. Blankenship has not been actively trading shares of Woodward within the last three months. Most recently, on Wednesday, August 31st, Charles P. Blankenship bought 500 shares of Woodward stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $92.97 per share, with a total value of $46,485.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 38,600 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,588,642. Learn More on Charles P. Blankenship's trading history.

Who are Woodward's active insiders?

Woodward's insider roster includes Charles Blankenship (CEO), John Cohn (Director), Paul Donovan (Director), A. Christopher Fawzy (VP), Thomas Gendron (CEO), David Hess (Director), Daniel Korte (Director), Sagar Patel (President), Mary Petrovich (Director), Chad Preiss (Insider), Ronald Sega (Director), Terence Voskuil (Insider), and Robert Weber, Jr. (CFO). Learn More on Woodward's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Woodward?

In the last twelve months, Woodward insiders bought shares 11 times. They purchased a total of 19,896 shares worth more than $1,909,798.68. In the last twelve months, insiders at the technology company sold shares 6 times. They sold a total of 93,328 shares worth more than $10,907,322.58. The most recent insider tranaction occured on February, 1st when Director Ronald M Sega sold 2,000 shares worth more than $208,000.00. Insiders at Woodward own 1.2% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Woodward.

Information on this page was last updated on 2/1/2023.

Charles P. Blankenship Insider Trading History at Woodward

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/31/2022Buy500$92.97$46,485.0038,600View SEC Filing Icon  
8/29/2022Buy500$95.85$47,925.0038,100View SEC Filing Icon  
8/26/2022Buy500$98.00$49,000.0037,600View SEC Filing Icon  
8/3/2022Buy500$94.97$47,485.0037,100View SEC Filing Icon  
5/19/2022Buy400$99.05$39,620.0036,100View SEC Filing Icon  
5/9/2022Buy500$98.10$49,050.001,100View SEC Filing Icon  
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Charles P. Blankenship Buying and Selling Activity at Woodward

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Woodward Company Overview

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Woodward, Inc. engages in the provision of control system solutions and components for the aerospace and industrial markets. It operates through the following segments: Aerospace and Industrial. The Aerospace segment designs, manufactures and services systems and products for the management of fuel, air and combustion and motion control. The Industrial segment includes the design and services systems and products for the management of fuel, air, fluids, gases, electricity, motion and combustion. The company was founded by Amos W. Woodward in 1870 and is headquartered in Fort Collins, CO.
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A gold storm is coming…
“We are in the early stages of a mania – the calm before the storm.”...
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