The Victorian Transport Association has announced that nominations are now open for the 33rd Australian Freight Industry Awards, which will be presented across these categories.
- Female Leadership Award
- Investment in People Award
- Application of Technology Award
- Young Achiever Award
- Best Practice Safety Award
- Sustainable Environment Award
- Personality of the Year Award.
“Last year we set a record for entries, and with so much innovation and best practice taking place right across our great industry I have no doubt the quality and calibre of nominations for our 33rd presentation of the awards will be second to none,” said VTA CEO Peter Anderson.
“We are encouraging VTA members and freight and logistics operators Australia-wide to support the awards and our industry by nominating for one or more categories.”
Criteria for the awards is available at afiawards.com.au. Nominations can be submitted online until Monday, August 14.
The awards will be presented at the AFIA Gala Presentation, being held on Saturday, September 2 at the Palladium at Crown Melbourne.
The evening will feature entertainment from acclaimed cover band Furnace and the Fundamentals.
“The band features an immense repertoire of hit songs, performed with incredible musicianship and a stunning stage presence. From The Beatles to Beyonce, Queen to Daft Punk, The Lion King to Dirty Dancing and everything in between – Furnace and the Fundamentals are unlike anything you’ve seen before and are sure to have guests on their feet throughout the evening,” Anderson said.
“We look forward to a sensational evening celebrating everything that is great about our great transport industry and the phenomenal efforts and achievements of its people.”
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