Workforce Diversity Plays Vital Role, Industry Executives Say

Stumps “To me, diversity means respecting. That’s the key word to me, respecting. Accepting and embracing every culture,” panelist John Stomps said. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A diverse workforce operating in a culture of inclusivity is essential for freight firms to succeed in an ever-evolving competitive marketplace, trucking executives said Oct. 24 at American Trucking Associations’ Management Conference & Exhibition here.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
October 24, 2021
Government, Business

Perspective: Promoting Inclusiveness Is Every Trucking Leader's Responsibility

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Today’s young people want to live and work in diverse and inclusive communities, and are looking for companies that share that vision. U.S. Xpress President Eric Fuller says he can address these issues within his company, but it is the responsibility of all trucking leaders to look out for the industry.

Eric Fuller | President and CEO, U.S. Xpress
June 30, 2021