Ray C. Dillon

President and CEO

Deltic Timber Corp.

El Dorado

Age: 56


Ray C. Dillon

Since 2003 Ray Dillon has headed Deltic Timber Corp., the timberland management, forest products manufacturing and real estate development spinoff of Murphy Oil Corp. After a particularly sluggish 2009, Deltic's revenue ($141.6 million) and net income ($12.4 million) came roaring back in 2010. Before joining Deltic, Dillon was executive vice president of Gaylord Container Corp. He has a degree in chemical engineering from Mississippi State University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.