TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS

THE TRANSPORTERS

Join forces with other Transporters in Iowa’s Creative Corridor to attract employees.

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MISSION

To develop and sustain a comprehensive career pathway system for high demand, competitive wage jobs, meeting the needs of employees, workers and the available workforce.

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STRATEGY

WORKFORCE TRAINING
The alliance collectively identifies the training needs of the current workforce and works with area educators to establish courses.

GOVERNMENT ADVOCACY
The alliance rallies local, state and national government in support of funded programs.

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SPECIAL FORCES

Education

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FORCE FIELD

Executive Committee

Sector Board
All members

Work Teams

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COMMITMENT

Once Each Month

The importance of the transportation sector board is to help in getting information to the public on what the transportation industry entails. It is not just some guy sitting and driving a truck. We need to educate the public on all aspects of the industry. I don’t think the majority of parents ever consider a job in the transportation industry for their children. We must change this if we want to create the jobs this industry needs.

Doug BlanchardSuburban Lumber Company

Sector boards are the critical link between industry and our local educational institutions. Sector boards allow for deeper understanding, promote collaboration and are geared towards developing longer term goals, programs and initiatives that benefit our communities.

Chris HummerDon Hummer Trucking

A sector board provides an important link for like entities to join together and broaden their perspective on the critical challenges facing their industry. Through collaboration, communication and team work, the board develops solutions to those challenges, creating better organizations for the employees and customers they support and serve.

Greg StewartKing's Materials

Sector boards are an opportunity to network with other transportation professionals. This is very valuable in today's marketplace. Participants discuss current issues businesses in the corridor face. We work together to improve communication regarding transportation careers available right here in Iowa.

Jennette DouglasCRST International, Inc.

SUPERHEROES

Earn recognition or nominate an industry professional during a joint sector board event, All Stars of the Creative Corridor, and bring high-demand jobs to the forefront.

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