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Indiana's highest-paid CEOs: the 50 highest-paid chief executives of public companies.

1 STEPHEN C. HILBERT Chairman, president & CEO Conseco, Carmel

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $119,440,536 1997 pay & bonus: $15,417,537 1997 long-term compensation: $4,156,373 1997 stock options exercised: $99,866,626 1997 company revenue: $5.5 bil. 1997 company net income: $567.3 mil. Business: Insurance holding company

2 ROBERT J. LAIKIN CEO Brightpoint, Indianapolis

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $6,250,713 1997 pay & bonus: $900,000 1997 stock options exercised: $5,350,713 1997 company revenue: $1.0 bil. 1997 company net income: $25.5 mil. Business: Handset and accessory distribution, value-added logistics for wireless-communications industry

3 WILLIAM E. BINDLEY Chairman, president & CEO Bindley Western Industries, Indianapolis

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $4,560,266 1997 pay & bonus: $1,419,279 1997 stock options exercised: $3,140,987 1997 company revenue: $7.3 bil. 1997 company net income: $24 mil. Business: Pharmaceutical distribution

4 RANDALL L. TOBIAS Chairman & CEO Eli Lilly & Co., Indianapolis

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $4,412,249 1997 pay & bonus: $2,750,969 1997 long-term compensation: $1,661,280 1997 company revenue: $8.5 bil. 1997 company net loss: $385.1 mil. Business: Pharmaceuticals

5 CHRISTOPHER J. MURPHY III President & CEO 1st Source, South Bend

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $4,016,547 1997 pay & bonus: $1,087,099 1997 long-term compensation: $217,463 1997 stock options exercised: $2,711,985 1997 company revenue: $209 mil. 1997 company net income: $26.5 mil. Business: Bank holding company

6 DOUGLAS W. HUEMME Chairman, president & CEO Lilly Industries, Indianapolis

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $2,763,344 1997 pay & bonus: $1,329,168 1997 stock options exercised: $1,434,176 1997 company revenue: $601.3 mil. 1997 company net income: $28.1 mil. Business: Industrial coatings

7 IAN M. ROLLAND Chairman & CEO Lincoln National Corp., Fort Wayne

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $2,406,581 1997 pay & bonus: $1,082,831 1997 stock options exercised: $1,323,750 1997 company revenue: $4.9 bil. 1997 company net income: $934 mil. Business: Insurance and financial services

8 JAMES A. HENDERSON Chairman & CEO Cummins Engine Co., Columbus

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $2,305,358 1997 pay & bonus: $1,374,092 1997 long-term compensation: $931,266 1997 company revenue: $5.6 bil. 1997 company net income: $212 mil. Business: Diesel engines and related products

9 BYRON O. POND Chairman & CEO Arvin Industries, Columbus

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $2,288,513 1997 pay & bonus: $1,755,975 1997 long-term compensation: $350,350 1997 stock options exercised: $182,188 1997 company revenue: $2.3 bil. 1997 company net income: $66.6 mil. Business: Automotive exhaust systems and ride-control products

10 CHARLOTTE FISCHER Chairman, president & CEO Paul Harris Stores, Indianapolis

1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $2,052,905 1997 pay & bonus: $2,052,905 1997 company revenue: $209.2 mil. 1997 company net income: $9.7 mil. Business: Clothing retailer

11 WILLIAM H. LAWSON Chairman & CEO of Franklin Electric Headquarters: Bluffton Business: Electric motors 1997 company revenue: $303.3 mil. 1997 company net income: $25.5 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $723,548 1997 stock options exercised: $1,306,125 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $2,029,673

12 DOUGLAS K. PINNER Chairman, president & CEO of Tokheim Corp. Headquarters: Fort Wayne Business: Electronic and mechanical petroleum-dispensing marketing systems 1997 company revenue: $385.5 mil. 1997 company net income: $0.6 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $635,801 1997 long-term compensation: $462,500 1997 stock options exercised: $891,768 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,990,069

13 GEORGE A. SISSEL Chairman & CEO of Ball Corp. Headquarters: Muncie Business: Packaging products, aerospace and communications systems and services 1997 company revenue: $2.4 bil. 1997 company net income: $58.3 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $1,459,083 1997 long-term compensation: $221,032 1997 stock options exercised: $228,909 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,909,024

14 W AUGUST (GUS) HILLENBRAND President & CEO of Hillenbrand Industries Headquarters: Batesville Business: Caskets, hospital equipment, insurance 1997 company revenue: $1.8 bil. 1997 company net income: $157 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $1,731,127 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,731,127

15 JAMES L. LENT Chairman & CEO of Depuy Headquarters: Warsaw Business: Orthopedic products 1997 company revenue: $770.2 mil. 1997 company net income: $122.8 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $1,090,711 1997 long-term compensation: $532,314 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,623,025

16 STEVEN R. ABBOTT President & CEO of Essex International Headquarters: Fort Wayne Business: Electrical wire, cable and insulation products 1997 company revenue: $1.7 bil. 1997 company net income: $84 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $1,344,760 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,344,760

17 ROBERT H. MCKINNEY Chairman & CEO of First Indiana Corp. Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Savings bank holding company 1997 company revenue: $145.3 mil 1997 company net income: $17.7 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $254,204 1997 long-term compensation: $357,000 1997 stock options exercised: $660,192 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,271,396

18 ROBERT B. MCDONALD President & CEO of Great Lakes Chemical Corp. Headquarters: West Lafayette Business: Specially chemicals 1997 company revenue: $1.3 bil. 1997 company net income: $57 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $1,211,980 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,211,980

19 JOHN R. HODOWAL Chairman & CEO of IPALCO Enterprises Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Holding company for Indianapolis Power & Light Co. and other energy-related companies 1997 company revenue: $776.4 mil. 1997 company net income: $114 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $1,077,001 1997 long-term compensation: $127,550 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,204,551

20 LAWRENCE A. FERGER Chairman, president & CEO of Indiana Energy Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Natural-gas distribution and marketing, gas portfolio administrative service, electric power marketing 1997 company revenue: $530.4 mil. 1997 company net income: $20.5 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $713,546 1997 long-term compensation: $297,232 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,010,778

21 ALAN B. GILMAN President & CEO of Consolidated Products Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Restaurants 1997 company revenue: $268.2 mil. 1997 company net income: $16.1 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $529,725 1997 long-term compensation: $173,750 1997 stock options exercised: $304,536 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $1,008,011

22 GARY L. NEALE Chairman, president & CEO of NIPSCO Industries Headquarters: Merrillville Business: Electric gas and water utility 1997 company revenue: $2.6 bil. 1997 company net income: $190.8 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $959,704 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $959,704

23 OSAMU SAWARAGI Chairman & CEO of National Steel Corp. Headquarters: Mishawaka Business: Integrated steel production 1997 company revenue: $3.1 bil. 1997 company net income: $213.5 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $950,004 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $950,004

24 KEITH E. BUSSE President & CEO of Steel Dynamics Headquarters: Butler Business: Flat-rolled-steel minimill 1997 company revenue: $420.1 mil 1997 company net income: $43.9 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $926,565 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $926,565

25 JEFFREY H. SMULYAN Chairman & president of Emmis Broadcasting Corp. Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Broadcasting and publishing 1997 company revenue: $103.3 mil. 1997 company net income: $15.4 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $923,452 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $923,452

26 LOUIS A. WEIL III President & CEO of Central Newspapers Headquarters: Indianapolis Business Newspapers 1997 company revenue: $466.6 mil. 1997 company net income: $32.1 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $911,390 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $911,390

27 WILLIAM I. MILLER Chairman of Irwin Financial Corp. Headquarters: Columbus Business: Financial-services holding company 1997 company revenue: $274 mil 1997 company net income: $24.4 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $869,944 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $869,944

28 JOSEPH P. WALKER Chairman, president & CEO of CTS Corp. Headquarters: Elkhart Business: Electronic and electromechanical components 1997 company revenue: $415.2 mil. 1997 company net income: $22.8 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $835,683 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $835,683

29 ARTHUR J. DECIO Chairman & CEO of Skyline Corp. Headquarters: Elkhart Business: Manufactured housing, recreational vehicles 1997 company revenue: $612.6 mil. 1997 company net income: $19.2 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $807,000 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $807,000

30 STEPHEN RUSSELL Chairman & CEO of Celadon Group Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Transportation 1997 company revenue: $191 mil. 1997 company net income: $4.5 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $800,742 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $800,742

31 RONALD W. DOLLENS President & CEO of Guidant Corp. Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Medical and diagnostic devices 1997 company revenue: $1.3 bil. 1997 company net income: $145.3 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $790,666 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $790,666

32 ROBERT G. WATSON President & CEO of Ambanc Corp. Headquarters: Vincennes Business Bank holding company 1997 company revenue: $33.8 mil. 1997 company net income: $8.3 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $344,572 1997 stock options exercised: $404,308 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $748,880

33 JAMES O. FUTTERKNECHT JR. Chairman, president & CEO of Excel Industries Headquarters: Elkhart Business Automotive products 1997 company revenue: $962.3 mil. 1997 company net income: $17.6 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $735,544 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $735,544

34 DON E. MARSH Chairman, president & CEO of Marsh Supermarkets Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Retail grocer 1997 company revenue: $1.5 bil. 1997 company net loss: $0.2 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $700,283 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $700,283

35 DONALD J. EHRLICH President & CEO of Wabash National Headquarters: Lafayette Business: Standard and customized truck trailers 1997 company revenue: $846.1 mil. 1997 company net income: $15.2 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $690,556 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $690,556

36 DOUGLAS A. HABIG Chairman & CEO of Kimball International Headquarters: Jasper Business: Business, institutional and home furniture and components; electronic assemblies 1997 company revenue: $992 mil. 1997 company net income: $57.7 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $674,343 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $674,343

37 JAMES J. GIANCOLA President & CEO of CNB Bancshares Headquarters: Evansville Business: Bank holding company 1997 company revenue: $394.2 mil. 1997 company net income: $49.7 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $589,950 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $589,950

38 JOHN N. ROYSE Chairman & CEO of Old National Bancorp Headquarters: Evansville Business: Bank holding company 1997 company revenue: $490.3 mil 1997 company net income: $60.7 mil 1997 pay & bonus: $454,541 mil 1997 long-term compensation: $128,154 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $582,695

39 MARK L. LEMOND President & CEO of Shoe Carnival Headquarters: Evansville Business: Retail shoe stores 1997 company revenue: $246.5 mil. 1997 company net income: $7.4 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $579,181 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $579,181

40 RONALD D. HUNTER Chairman, president & CEO of Standard Management Corp. Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Insurance holding company 1997 company revenue: $46.9 mil. 1997 company net income: $2.6 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $560,674 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $560,674

41 GARY W. MILLER President & CEO of Baldwin & Lyons Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Insurance holding company 1997 company revenue: $69.6 mil. 1997 company net income: $24.4 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $537,303 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $537,303

42 MICHAEL E. THOMAS President & CEO of Chromcraft Revington Headquarters: Delphi Business: Household and commercial furniture 1997 company revenue: $225.6 mil. 1997 company net income: $14.6 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $493,058 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $493,058

43 EDWARD C. CRAIG CEO of Miller Building Systems Headquarters: Elkhart Business: Commercial modular structures, telecommunications shelters 1997 company revenue: $46.3 mil. 1997 company net income: $1.6 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $256,543 1997 stock options exercised: $233,485 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $490,028

44 CLAIRE C. SKINNER Chairman & CEO of Coachmen Industries Headquarters: Elkhart Business: Recreational vehicles 1997 company revenue: $661.6 mil. 1997 company net income: $24.8 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $448,472 1997 stock options exercised: $40,313 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $488,785

45 THOMAS B. CLARK President & CEO of Alltrista Corp. Headquarters: Muncie Business: Home-canning products, plastic and metal packaging, zinc and industrial plastic products 1997 company revenue: $255.2 mil. 1997 company net income: $14.8 mil 1997 pay & bonus: $477,718 1997 long-term compensation: $7,259 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $484,977

46 ALAN G. SYMONS CEO of Symons International Group Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Auto and crop insurance 1997 company revenue: $460.6 mil. 1997 company net income: $16.3 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $478,230 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $478,230

47 JOHN B. SCHEUMANN Chairman & CEO of Crossmann Communities Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Homebuilder 1997 company revenue: $316.4 mil. 1997 company net income: $20 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $460,500 1997 long-term compensation: $619 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $461,119

48 RENE R. CHAMPAGNE Chairman, president & CEO of ITT Educational Services Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Post-secondary associate's- and bachelor's-degree technical education 1997 company revenue: $261.7 mil. 1997 company net income: $19.1 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $455,675 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $455,675

49 ROBERT E. GRIFFIN Chairman & CEO of Escalade Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Sporting goods and office products 1997 company revenue: $91.5 mil. 1997 company net income: $6.4 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $431,231 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $431,231

50 BRIAN D. MCLAUGLIN President & CEO of Hurco Companies Headquarters: Indianapolis Business: Computer numerical control systems; computerized machine systems for metal cutting/fabrication 1997 company revenue: $95.7 mil. 1997 company net income: $13.8 mil. 1997 pay & bonus: $426,726 1997 TOTAL COMPENSATION: $426,726
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