Welcome to the first episode of Driving the Difference with our host Jacquelene Brotherton, Chair at Transport Women Australia Limited.
To kick off the episode we have Kirstin Hoskin, Head of Corporate Strategy and Marketing, Daimler Truck and Bus, who spoke about her role and how they are empowering women with their programs and scholarships. She discussed how Daimler is giving extra support by providing women-friendly trucks.
Jacquelene then spoke to Mark Parry, Managing Director of Ron Finemore Transport about the safety initiatives and how these devices work. He discussed the change in comfortability levels of drivers using these devices and their wide variety of work opportunities to suit different lifestyles.
To wrap up the episode we have Janice O’Connor, Managing Director at Allied Seafreight General Distributions, who spoke about the important milestones achieved by the company, in the last couple of years. She spoke about the effectiveness of the Mentoring Program offered by Transport Women Australia.