Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year award, applicants should:

  • Be able to demonstrate excellence in their role within the transport and logistics industry (road transport, warehousing, rail, aviation, maritime, logistics, and/or ports).
  • Be employed in a full-time senior position for a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organisation in Australia that reaches an annual turnover of $5m+.
  • Be available to attend the awards from 6pm to 11pm on Wednesday 15 November 2017 at Crown Melbourne.

Application criteria

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer four equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the last 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Transport & Logistics Executive of the Year are outlined below.

  1. What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them?
  2. How have you improved your management capabilities and how have you measured the effectiveness of your leadership?
  3. What are you doing to ensure your business is innovating more quickly, efficiently and effectively than the competition?
  4. Why should you win this award?

Application process



1. Check criteria

Check eligibility criteria above

2. Register online

Begin application in awards portal

3. Answer questions

Answer questions as outlined above

4. Upload attachments

Upload any supporting documents (optional)

5. Submit application

Submit application and pay fee ($199)

Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year – Hall of Fame

Gary Edstein

2016 Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year

Gary Edstein
CEO Oceania
DHL Express

 

Kerrie Mather Photo

2015 Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year

Kerrie Mather
Managing Director and CEO
Sydney Airport

 

Michael Kilgariff Photo

2014 Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year

Michael Kilgariff
Managing Director
Aus Logistics Council

 

Richard Thame Photo

2013 Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year

Richard Thame
CEO
Fastway Couriers

 

Ian Lynass Photo

2012 Transport and Logistics Executive of the Year

Ian Lynass
CEO
Bis Industries