Tuesday 25th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Transport industry leader marries pop singer

Nancy Shevell, vice president – administration of New England Motor Freight and The Shevell Group of Companies, has married former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney in a ceremony at Marylebone Register Office.

The Shevell Group, which is based at Elizabeth in New Jersey, provides a range of transport services including less-than-truckload with New England Motor Freight; third party logistics with Carrier Industries; and truckload with Eastern Freight Ways.

Shevell joined NEMF in 1983 as manager of administration and advanced to the post of director of administration before being named to her present position in 1986.

She was appointed chairperson of the Capital Construction Committee of the New York Metropolitan Transport Authority in 2004. This committee was responsible for overseeing $10 billion worth of major construction projects undertaken by the agency.

She is also co-chairperson of the Arlene Walters Shevell Endowment Scholarship Fund, a family foundation which provides self-help groups for parents of addicted children and financial support for individuals in accredited rehabilitation programmes.