Women in Logistics
As our American friends celebrate Women’s Equality Day, we took the opportunity to look at our own diverse workforce. When we analyse the gender split across the six Priority Freight offices, over 40% of our staff are female professionals.
Traditionally the transport and logistics sector is considered to be a male-dominant sector. Logistics careers have conventionally been held by men, but women are becoming increasingly involved at all levels.
At Priority Freight, we strive to create a workplace environment that provides everyone with equal opportunities and development. The rich diversity of our global team is key to our success. The wide range of talent and ideas we share gives us the ability to understand, embrace and operate on a global scale, whilst embracing local knowledge and experience.
Leanne Barry started at Priority Freight in 2014 as a Team Leader in 2014. We spoke to Leanne to find out what her daily routine in logistics usually involves: