The Trucker: TMAF salutes the women of trucking: Amber Edmondson blazes trail at helm of family business
In honor of Women’s History Month in March, Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) recognized several women who are forging new roads in the trucking industry.
Amber Edmondson, president, CEO and co-owner of Trailiner Corp., is one of those women.
In 1999, Edmondson’s grandfather, who founded the Springfield, Missouri-based refrigerated truckload carrier, encouraged her to join the family business while she was completing a college degree in business. Following graduation, she was asked to remain with the company and mentor with one of the executives. Read more.