27 Jul Simon Transport Recognized as a Woman-Owned Small Business
Simon Transport satisfies supplier diversity initiatives as an SBA-certified woman-owned and operated small business.
July 27th, 2020 [Salt Lake City, Utah] – Simon Transport (www.simontransport.com), a provider of refrigerated and flatbed transportation solutions to help suppliers and shippers safely and timely deliver freight announces that it is certified by the Small Business Administration (SBA) as a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB).
WOSB certification signifies that a company is at least 51% woman-owned and is a small business per the SBA’s requirements. WOSB certification enables Simon Transport to satisfy WOSB federal contracting requirements and meet the specifications of government agencies, institutions and corporations who work to establish diversity in purchasing and vendor relations.
Simon Transport is led by Co-Founder Helen Simon, and over half of its office staff are women. “We are thrilled that Simon Transport’s official certification as a Woman-Owned Small Business will expand our opportunities and support our customers to an even greater extent by helping them meet their diversity initiatives,” stated Simon. “I am honored to be at the helm of a progressive and reliable company and among those who can inspire other women to pursue leadership positions in transportation.”
About Simon Transport
Simon Transport was founded in 2004 with a mission to bring a family-first culture to an otherwise corporate industry. For 16 years, Helen Simon and her husband, Lyn, have put their employees first while maintaining strong relationships with customers and the community at large. Specializing in refrigerated and flatbed commodities, Simon Transport operates 36 trucks throughout the midwest and western United States. For more information about Simon Transport, visit www.simontransport.com.