OTR Solutions Honors Influential Women in Logistics With 1st annual WIL Influential Award 2022
ROSWELL, GA (September 9th, 2022) – OTR Solutions is proud to sponsor and launch its first annual Women in Logistics (WIL) Award on August 26th which recognizes influential women who are making a positive impact on the logistics community.
“We get to work with so many strong and powerful women, and this is a great opportunity for us to recognize them and shine a spotlight on their story.” WIL Founder & Advisor, Grace Maher CAEF. “We are encouraging our clients, partners, and affiliates to nominate amazing women in the industry who have made an impact in their business or community.”
Nominees should be leaders setting an example in the logistics industry through their influence, achievements, community service and tenure in their respective fields.
To be eligible, nominees must be nominated by an OTR affiliate – including clients, vendors, partners, or influencers. They must reside in the United States, be in the logistics field, and be over the age of 18.
The deadline for nominations is September 16, 2022.
Finalists will be selected by an OTR Leadership Panel based on demonstrated leadership in their business or community, work tenure, and personal achievements. The grand prize winner will be announced on October 19th, 2022, and receive a $5,000 award in recognition of their achievements provided by OTR Solutions.
Winners will have an opportunity to visit our Headquarters in Roswell, GA, speak with our WIL Committee, and be honored at our WIL Award Luncheon.
Learn More about the 2022 WIL Award:
About WIL Committee:
Women in Logistics (WIL) is one of several inclusion programs here at OTR. WIL is a resource group that supports women in our workforce, leadership team, clients, and industry partners. WIL supports OTR’s mission to maintain a culture that provides opportunities for all employees to achieve greatness and success.
Founded in 2018, the primary goal of WIL was to build a community of women to foster growth & professional development. Together, we want to excel as logistics professionals in the company and to pass on the core values, attitudes, and foundation of quality leadership here at OTR.
We invite guest speakers, host networking events, plan charity and service opportunities, spotlight female clients, and maintain a mentorship program, which is the cornerstone of WIL. The mentorship program pairs new female hires with our veteran employees to help them interact with and learn from established professionals in the company – with the goal of empowering the next generation of female leaders.
About OTR Solutions:
OTR Solutions provides industry-leading technology and financial services, tools, and support to help carriers and brokers start and grow a successful operation. Trucking companies and freight brokerages of all sizes turn to OTR to receive reliable financing and back-office solutions, a dedicated fuel team, up-to-date news and education, and technology and innovation to prepare them for anything and everything. As a testament to its growth, OTR has been named in the Inc. 5000 multiple years in a row and strives to improve the work experience for its employees as a Top Workplace in 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 as named by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
At our core, OTR Solutions is committed to bringing a trusted and value driven factoring solution to the transportation industry. As we continue to develop new and innovative solutions for our clients, delivering fast and reliable cash flow, an unmatched level of customer service, and an unwavering commitment to our clients’ success will always remain.