NASSTRAC and the editors of Logistics
Management & Distribution Report invite NASSTRAC
members to provide nominations for the 2004 NASSTRAC “Shipper
of the Year” award. Shipper organizations involved in
what is considered “best practices” in LTL, small
package or parcel shipping strategies are encouraged to nominate
themselves or other NASSTRAC shipper members (carriers also
are welcome to nominate shipper customers).
here for a nomination form (in downloadable .pdf format).
The deadline for nomination submission is Aug 2,
2004. Editors from Logistics Management & Distribution
Report magazine will review all forms to determine finalists,
and will then conduct follow-up interviews and select one
of the finalists as the NASSTRAC “Shipper of the Year.”
The award recipient will be notified by Aug. 12, 2004, and
will receive the award during the 2004 NASSTRAC Fall Conference
at Georgia Tech Conference Center at a special ceremony on
Sept. 13, 2004. The organization will also be featured in
a story in the October edition of Logistics Management
& Distribution Report, as well as subsequent editions
of the NASSTRAC Newslink and other association communications.
What To Include In Your Nomination
Creating your nomination is relatively easy. Make sure to
include the following:
1. Name of organization nominated.
2. Answer or comment on each of the following on a separate
sheet of paper or as an extension of this document. Also include
any exhibits that support the nomination (such as carrier
evaluation forms, carrier metrics, etc.):
a. Briefly describe the nominee’s LTL or small package
b. How has the nominee’s program improved shipping performance?
c. How has the nominee improved relations with carriers and
d. How has the nominee’s program contributed to the
overall corporate mission?
3. Contact information of the primary contact of the nominated
Please include name, title, telephone, email and address.
4. Attach any additional comments or exhibits to this form
and send to James
Cooke at the number or address above.