Wincanton were the big winners at the sixth annual FTA Everywoman awards, picking up Director of the Year and the Motor Transport-sponsored Rising Star award at the ceremony at London’s Savoy Hotel. On Thursday 16 May nine awards were given to female role models in the road transport industry, who – the judges said – had demonstrated remarkable success as senior managers, driver and young trailblazers. Maxine Benson MBE, co-founder of Everywoman, said of the winners: “We are proud to […]
After much debate and analysis, an independent panel of cross-industry judges have hand-picked the finalists of the 2013 MT Awards. The judging took place over two days at the Hilton Leicester hotel, with each session lasting three hours, and chaired by a member of the MT editorial team. With the awards, now in their 27th year, being held in such high esteem by the industry, MT has enlisted the voice of the X Factor, Peter Dixon, to reveal the 2013 […]
The DfT’s new transport minister, Andrew Jones MP has said that the industry “has some catching up to do” as the number of women working in road transport is “tiny” compared to the number of men.
Royal Mail scooped the Company of the Year accolade at the Women in Logistics (WIL) UK awards last Friday (20 September) in Solihull.