Women in Trucking

Voie challenges fleets to spec trucks properly for female drivers

Lucas Deal | September 11, 2013

At the annual fall meeting of the Technology and Maintenance Council, Women in Trucking president Ellen Voie said the female driver pool is growing and fleets should consider that when spec'ing vehicles.

Hard choices judging Overdrive’s Most Beautiful

| August 25, 2013

"I learned more in the hour and a half we spent with these ladies than I have in a very long time. These women know their business, and they all know their way around a ...

Monday roundup: Big wheels roll, fast-pitch advocacy

| July 22, 2013

A new trucking tune from driver/songwriter Paul Hutchins, and Women in Trucking founder Ellen Voie is playing the trucking advocacy game back in a mainstream sports venue, the Cleveland Indians' stadium.

Nominate an influential woman in trucking

| January 28, 2013

The deadline for Women in Trucking's 2013 Influential Woman of the Year nominations is end of day Thursday, Jan. 31.

Women in Trucking turns five at GATS

| August 25, 2012

Women in Trucking turned five in 2012 -- at their GATS 2012 birthday party, WIT board member Laura Raon recounts her involvement in the organization.

Driver for Landstar-leased fleet in Oprah magazine

| June 11, 2012

Cleveland-based Shannon "Sputter" Smith (pictured, courtesy of Women in Trucking), a driver for a Landstar-leased small fleet, got into on-highway hauling as the youngest child of a father who worked on trucks for a living. ...

Belting out trucking’s voice

James Jailett | June 06, 2012

Lindsay Lawler’s tunes resonate through the industry and beyond.

A salute to women truckers at MATS

| March 28, 2012

Women in Trucking honored 67 women who had driven one million accident free miles, 36 who had reached two million safe driving miles, fifteen with three million mile records and seven women who had attained ...

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