YP Newsletter - December 2016
January 04, 2017
In this Issue:
- Introducing the New YP Management Board
- YMC Early Bird Rate Ends Soon
- Hall of Honor
- Pay Your Dues Now So Your Membership Benefits Continue Without Interruption
On The Move
The Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship Fund (AFWSF) is now accepting applications for its Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship Program. Each year the AFWSF awards up to 10 $5,000 scholarships to students pursuing a degree in the moving, relocation, forwarding and logistics industry or related field. The scholarship is open to international and domestic applicants. Deadline to apply is May 1st. Eligibility requirements and an application for the Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship can be found on the program's website.
Introducing the New YP Management Board
The 2017 IAM-YP Management board has been finalized. In accordance with the recent IAM-YP by-law change, the YPMB now consists of the YP Chair, Vice Chair and 7 at-large members. IAM would like to thank those who served on the 2016 YPMB and we look forward to working with this great new group of hard working individuals.
Chair Vice Chair
Catherina Stier, Schenker Deutschland AG Elad Gur-Arie Transclal Fine Arts (Israel)
Members at Large
Daniel Rodrigues, Atlantis International Hammad Shah, Solution Mobility
Juhana Eskelä, Pegasus Moving Oy Marco Rhigetti, 1877 Stein SRL
Sheena Kiser, S.E.A. Corp. Ashley Saunders, Atlas World Group International
Abhilash Nair, ISS Worldwide Movers
YMC Early Bird Rate Ends Soon
Registration is officially open for the Young Movers Conference 2017 in Riga. Early bird registration ends January 20th! To register or learn more about the conference, visit the YMC website.
Hall of Honor
IAM is now accepting nominations for the IAM Hall of Honor Class of 2017. The HoH recognizes unique individuals whose careers reflect exceptional and distinguished service to their companies or the Association, or who have worked to elevate the Industry as a whole. The HoH nomination form is available online on the IAM website, with full instructions on completing and submitting a nomination. Nominations must be received no later than April 1st.