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WIT Teams up with Girl Scouts for Event: Trucks are for Girls!

The Women in Trucking Association (WIT) was formed to encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry. In an effort to engage young ladies in the trucking industry, WIT has teamed up with the Girl Scouts of the Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana region. An event, Trucks are for Girls, will be held on […]

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Becoming an Owner-Operator

Many professional drivers dream about owning their own tractor. For many, it’s a way to have more control over their schedule, but for others it’s more about the pride of ownership. Either way, the difference between moving from company driver to owner-operator involves more than a name change on the vehicle title. An owner-operator is […]

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Last Call for Influential Woman in Trucking Award Candidates!

Your nominations for the 2014 Influential Woman in Trucking award are due Friday, January 31, 2014. The Women in Trucking Association (WIT) and Navistar are hosting this award to recognize women who make or influence key decisions in a corporate, manufacturing, supplier, owner-operator, driver, sales or dealership setting.   Nominations should be submitted online at http://www.influentialwomanintruckingaward.com/. […]

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African-American Women Consider Trucking

If you’ve ever attended Women In Trucking’s “Salute to Women Behind the Wheel” in Louisville, Kentucky, you’ll find the largest gathering of female professional drivers in the United States. These women come from all parts of the country, as well as Canada. Some are in their seventies; others are in their twenties. Some have been […]

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Dave Nemo Show Adds Monthly Women in Trucking Segment

The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) will be a recurring subject on the Dave Nemo show beginning this month. Ellen Voie, WIT’s President/CEO, will begin the monthly segments this Monday, November 18 at 7:00 am central.  “We are excited about the opportunity to obtain even more exposure to drivers who listen to the Nemo show […]

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