JX Enterprises Named 2021 “Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation”
JX Enterprises was voted a 2021 “Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation” by Redefining the Road, the official magazine of the Women in Trucking Association.
“Being named a “Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation” for the fourth consecutive year is an honor,” says Lisa Verhalen, Marketing Director. “Our mission is to continually improve, strengthen, and build value for our associates, communities, customers, and industries we serve.”
Redefining the Road magazine created the award to support Women in Trucking’s mission to promote the accomplishments of companies that are focused on the employment of women in the trucking industry. Nominations were validated by an industry-wide vote. Votes were cast by JX company colleagues, transportation industry professionals, top executives, and professional drivers.
The 2021 key features that distinguish companies recognized include corporate cultures that support gender diversity, competitive compensation and benefits, flexible hours and work-life balance, professional development, and career advancement opportunities. JX is proud to be recognized by Women In Trucking and to be a continuous leader in the transportation industry.
“Nearly 23 years ago right out of college, I started at JX as a Leadership trainee and it was truly the best professional decision I could have made,” says Tracy Jonas, Operations Manager. “I’ve had many different leadership roles at JX and each one has been a stepping stone to my current position as Operations Manager of the Wausau location. I’ve had unparalleled mentors along the way that have helped shape my leadership style.”
“I am proud to work for a company like JX Truck Center that continues to drive down the path of success and innovation while supporting women in the transportation industry.” says Jonas.
JX is a family-owned network of heavy duty and medium duty truck dealerships and support services across the upper Midwest, including JX Truck Center, JX Financial, Alltrux Capital, JX Rental, JX Leasing & JX Graphics. As the largest truck dealer group in the upper Midwest, JX prides itself in the ability to help customers by providing transportation solutions to fit their long- and short-term goals. JX was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Hartland, Wisconsin proudly representing the Peterbilt, Volvo, Hino & Kalmar Ottawa brands. Visit www.JXE.com for more information.