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Nominations open for Everywoman in Transport

[ December 1, 2014   //   ]

Nominations are now open for the FTA Everywoman Transport & Logistics Awards. Seeking out the industry’s role models and rising stars the FTA everywoman Transport & Logistics Awards are designed to celebrate the successes of the most inspirational women in transport and logistics; to provide role models for the further development of female talent throughout the industry; and to acknowledge the achievements of women in the transport and logistics sector.
The Awards are free to enter and nominations are open until 2 February 2015 in the following categories:

  • Rising Star of the Year Award –Sponsored by Wincanton – awarded to a woman aged under 30 who is excelling in her career. 

  • Driver of the Year Award – awarded to a woman who is excelling in her role as a driver including HGV, van, motorcycle or passenger transport. 

  • The Warehousing Award –sponsored by DHL – awarded to a woman who is excelling in her role within a warehousing environment. 

  • Innovation & Sustainability Award –sponsored by DHL Supply Chain – awarded to a woman who is implementing an innovative operational solution (technologies and processes) that is changing the industry in a positive way. 

  • Team Leader of the Year Award – awarded to a woman who is leading a team to excel in a way that contributes greatly to the company’s success. 

  • Leader of the Year Award –sponsored by Asda – awarded to a woman operating in a senior role, contributing to the strategic direction of the business. 

  • Industry Champion Award –sponsored by TNT – awarded to an individual, male or female, who is an active champion for the industry, playing a vital role in attracting and retaining women in transport and logistics. 

A launch reception for the 2015 FTA everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards, sponsored by DHL, will be held on 13 January at the House of Commons for supporters of the programme and business leaders of those transport and logistics companies committed to achieving greater gender diversity in their organisations.

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