The names of the 2016 FTA everywoman in transport and logistics awards finalists have been revealed.
The finalists include:
Rising Star of the Year Award
Awarded to a woman aged under 30 who is excelling in her career.
Transport Operations Manager,
Coaching Team Leader,
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company,
from Brighton & Hove
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.
Oxford Bus Company,
The Warehousing Award
Awarded to a woman who is excelling in her role within a warehousing environment.
Lead Team Manager,
from Redditch – Worcestershire
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.
Customer Experience Advisor,
Tunnels and Major Projects Engineer,
Transport for London,
LNG Marine Fuel Projects,
Shell, from London
“The different roles that the finalists of the FTA everywoman Transport & Logistics Awards 2016 really do demonstrate the diversity of our sector,” said FTA chief executive David Wells. “There is no doubt that there is often a public misconception about what transport and logistics actually delivers, and recruiting women into our industry suffers as a result.”
A full list of the finalists can be found here: