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Top Woman-Owned Businesses

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Entrepreneurship is a viable means of economic self-sufficiency and many women are choosing an enterprise connected to transportation to be part of their career aspirations. WIT’s official magazine, Redefining the Road will feature a list of “Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation" in Edition 2, 2022. Criteria used to identify qualified applicants will include status as majority ownership by a woman, financial stability and growth, innovation, and entrepreneurial spirit of the woman owner. 

Here's how it works: 

  • Complete the Nomination Form (there is no fee to apply or nominate) 
  • Be prepared to confirm the enterprise has majority ownership/control by a woman and that the organization generates a minimum of U.S. $5 million in gross annual sales. 
  • Recipients of 2022 Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation will be selected following the nomination deadline. 
  • Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation will be published in the Redefining the Road magazine (Edition 2) in August and will be recognized during a special program during the 2022 Accelerate! Conference & Expo.
  • Membership in the Women In Trucking Association is a requirement.
  • Please submit one nomination per company.

Deadline: March 19, 2022 

NOMINATE

 

Be prepared to Complete the Nomination Form with these fields: 

  • Submitter Contact Information (Note: You must be authorized to make the nomination on behalf of the company) 
  • Name of Company 
  • Company Website 
  • Brief Description of Company (no more than 50 words) 
  • Year Founded 
  • Total Number of Employees 
  • Percentage of Women in the Company's Workforce 
  • Total Annual Sales 
  • Percentage of Year-Over-Year Growth in Annual Sales in Last Fiscal Year 
  • Name of Primary Business Owner(s) 
  • Name of Top-Ranking Woman/Title 
  • Describe the Most Impressive Accomplishment of this Individual in the last 12-18 Months (no more than 75 words) 
  • Describe an Impressive Achievement of this Entrepreneurial Enterprise in the last 12-18 months that promotes and/or capitalizes from the competitive advantages of gender diversity (no more than 75 words) 
  • It’s highly recommended that the nominator maintain a record of the nomination, as WIT will NOT fulfill requests of providing copies of the nominations after submissions. (Suggestion: Develop the nomination in a Word document using the fields above, and then copy/paste the responses into the online form. This way you retain a complete nomination for your records). 

Meet the 2021 Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation.