Sunset Transportation named a 2021 Top Woman-Owned Business in Transportation

Sunset Transportation named a 2021 Top Woman-Owned Business in Transportation


Women in Trucking honors Sunset Transportation for their financial stability, growth, innovation, and entrepreneurial spirit in the transportation industry.


Sunset Transportation, a certified Women-Owned Business Enterprise (WBENC), second-generation third party logistics (3PL) company, is honored to join the esteemed group of 2021 Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation.

With 46 percent of it’s workforce being female, Sunset Transportation specializes in supply chain management, multimodal domestic, international, and cross-border transportation, customs clearance and freight payment services. In 2020, Sunset rolled out several projects, including LOGIK shipper platforms and achieved Women-Owned Business National Certification.



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Redefining the Road magazine, the official magazine of the Women In Trucking Association (WIT), announced the recipients of the 2021 “Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation.”

The list was created to recognize women in leadership and encourage more women to become proactive leaders in their organizations and even start their own businesses, according to WIT President and CEO Ellen Voie. The program supports WIT’s overall mission: To encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry, promote their accomplishments, and minimize the obstacles they face.  

Criteria used to identify qualified applicants include majority ownership by a woman, financial stability and growth, innovation, and entrepreneurial spirit. Each company was nominated and chosen based upon business success and accomplishments, including those related to gender diversity.  

Women in Trucking honors these female entrepreneurs in the transportation industry.


ABOUT WOMEN IN TRUCKING ASSOCIATION, INC.

Women In Trucking, Inc. is a nonprofit association established to encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry, promote their accomplishments and minimize obstacles faced by women working in the trucking industry. Membership is not limited to women, as 17 percent of its members are men who support the mission. Follow WIT on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube. For more information, visit www.womenintrucking.org or call 888-464-9482.