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Influential women in trucking recognized

December 23, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

PLOVER, WI- Women In Trucking Association and Navistar are seeking candidates for the 2015 Influential Women In Trucking Award. The award, in its fifth year, recognizes women who make or influence key decisions in the trucking industry.

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Can Trucking Be More Attractive to Women?

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

OTTAWA, ON – There’s always been stories of the difficulties women face in a male-dominated industry such as trucking, but there has not been a way to prove or disprove them-until now.

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Transport Woman of the Year Award

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

The 2007 Transport Woman of the Year, Melissa Strong, speaks about what the award means to her and to trucking in general.

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Getting More Women in Trucking SWIFT-ly

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

OTTAWA, ON – Earlier this week, Trucking HR Canada announced the start of a new initiative, Supporting Women in Freight Transportation, a new national advisory committee made up of senior managers, directors, presidents and C-level executives.

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Woman Hauls 17,000 lbs. Truck, Sets World Record

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Lia Grimanis, founder of Up With Women, set a new Guinness World Record when she pulled a 17,000 lbs Canada Cartage transport truck for 100 feet.

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Angela Says Trucking Sure Ain’t What She Used To Be

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO – There have always been stories about difficulties that women have faced in male-dominated industries – and they no doubt exist, even today. But Angela Iannuzziello thinks that transportation industries in particular have been more accepting.

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Women Leaders Set to Talk Transportation, Industry Success

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO – Women are becoming a driving force of the transportation industry and the Toronto Transportation Club (TTC) wants to help foster new opportunities through its “Lunch & Learn” event held on June 11.