Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Last Chance for the Freight Community to Select Logistics Women of the Year

FTA everywoman Award Nominations Close Shortly
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UK – For those who know an exceptional woman in the freight industry, and let’s face it there are so many, you have a few days to nominate your choice for this year’s FTA everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards. The categories are as varied as ever and include everything from HGV and train drivers to site and warehouse managers and operatives, directors to youngsters making their way up the corporate ladder.

The nominees will be announced before the big day which this year will see the winners crowned on Wednesday 3 June 2015 at the 2015 FTA everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards at the London Hilton on Park Lane. The Award ceremony luncheon will see 400 guests enjoy a three course meal in a 5* venue, networking and the much-awaited reveal of the industry’s most talented women and tickets should be snapped up before they sell out.

The categories once again are:

• Industry Champion Award – 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.

• Rising Star of the Year Award – 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 – awarded to a woman who is excelling in her role within a warehousing environment.

• Innovation & Sustainability Award – 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 – awarded to a woman operating in a senior role, contributing to the strategic direction of the business.

You can nominate yourself or your choice here and book tickets for the event here.