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Melissa Gaglione

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WHAT THE TRUCK?!? EP300 How to be a truckerpreneur with Saftey4Her’s Melissa Gaglione

FreightCasts

On today’s episode, Dooner and The Dude are talking about building a side hustle in transportation. This week they’re hearing from a truckerpreneur who noticed a profound lack of safe, practical clothing options for women across the board. She founded Safety4Her to help protect women in these industries by offering the clothing options they deserve.Plus, Airspace Technologies awarded new patent for route optimization; man detained on cargo ship in Egypt for four years; freight forwarders flee O’Hare airport; judge sentenced in truck driver ticketing scheme; Nikola finds a new partner; and more.They’re joined by special guests Melissa Gaglione, president, Safety4Her Inc.; Javon Bryant, director of carrier development, Edge Logistics; and Ryan Rusnak, CTO, Airspace Technologies. Visit our sponsorSubscribe to the WTT newsletterApple PodcastsSpotifyMore FreightWaves Podcasts

59mins

23 Apr 2021

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How to be a truckerpreneur with Saftey4Her’s Melissa Gaglione

WHAT THE TRUCK?!?

On today’s episode, Dooner and The Dude are talking about building a side hustle in transportation. This week they’re hearing from a truckerpreneur who noticed a profound lack of safe, practical clothing options for women across the board. She founded Safety4Her to help protect women in these industries by offering the clothing options they deserve.Plus, Airspace Technologies awarded new patent for route optimization; man detained on cargo ship in Egypt for four years; freight forwarders flee O’Hare airport; judge sentenced in truck driver ticketing scheme; Nikola finds a new partner; and more.They’re joined by special guests Melissa Gaglione, president, Safety4Her Inc.; Javon Bryant, director of carrier development, Edge Logistics; and Ryan Rusnak, CTO, Airspace Technologies. Visit our sponsorSubscribe to the WTT newsletterApple PodcastsSpotifyMore FreightWaves Podcasts

59mins

23 Apr 2021

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The Women of Towing, In Honor of Women's History Month - with Melissa Gaglione, Karrie Fogg, & Ricky Tapp

Get Hooked

In honor of Women’s History Month, HONK’s Get Hooked podcast is dedicated to some of the tow industry’s most unsung heroes - the women in towing. To celebrate their hard work and amazing contributions our hosts, Y’von and Dennis bring on Karrie Fogg, Vice President of Fred’s Towing and Transport in Henderson, NC; Melisa Gaglione, President of Safety4her in Milwaukee, WI; and Ricky Tapp, Business Owner of Central Iowa Towing in Ames & Des Moines, IA. Listen to this impactful conversation as these fierce and fantastic leaders highlight the complexities of managing tow business operations, tips for managing employee relations and personalities, how and why to rely on tech, and how innovative ideas pioneered by women have led to advancements within the towing industry. We also discuss the importance of supporting diversity within the industry, what it will take to expand women’s roles in leadership, and what the future of the towing industry looks like. Tune in to this inspirational episode and hear the stories of these amazing entrepreneurs!Be sure to subscribe and download the episode now!If you are interested in becoming a HONK partner, you can sign up for free today at www.joinhonk.com 

51mins

18 Mar 2021

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Sn. 1, #22 Melissa Gaglione: Safety Wear for Hardworking Women

HAZARD GIRLS

This week we welcome Melissa Gaglione, the president of Safety4Her, a women’s safety and work gear brand aimed at supplying women with personal protective equipment (PPE). In this episode, she joins Emily to talk about her experiences as a woman in a male-dominated industry. Melissa also works in the trucking industry, running operations with her fiancé for two family-owned towing companies and two family-owned trucking companies in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Most impressively, this mother of five is also a former real estate consultant, sits on the board of several real estate organizations, and was recently named Women in Trucking Member of the Month by the Women in Trucking Association. Joining in, listeners will hear Melissa talk about what drew her to the industry in the first place, what kind of challenges she faced early on, and how she responds to negative comments online. Melissa discusses the motivation behind starting a safety workwear brand for women and gets into all the wonderful products they offer for ladies everywhere. Tune in today! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

23mins

1 Dec 2020

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SJL Presents Safety4her's Melissa Gaglione

The Safety Justice League

In this episode Abby and JM sit down with the amazing Melissa Gaglione to talk about their favorite kind of pants: LEGGINGS! Melissa is the President of Safety4her and she is blazing a trail into the future by making the world's best safety gear specifically for women (and some misshaped sort men... we're talking about you JM). Safety4her is what the world needs right now and Melissa is bringing it!

44mins

1 Jul 2020

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E11: Prototype To Commercial Product By Not Fearing "No" | Melissa Gaglione Founder Of Safety4her Inc.

Just the Bulb

It may take 1000 "Nos" to get to a single "Yes", and that Yes can be life-changing. Caleb D is joined by Melissa Gaglione, the founder of Safety4her Inc where they discuss a problem in the towing industry and how she developed a prototype, gained hype through networking, and made her way to a "Yes!" as a value-added service provider at Amazon. https://safety4her.com/ https://govsbizplancontest.com/2020-bpc-pitches/

25mins

1 Jun 2020

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05-16-20 Small Business Showcase: Melissa Gaglione - safety4her.com

WTMJ Conversations & WTMJ Features

05-16-20 Small Business Showcase: Melissa Gaglione - safety4her.comSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

7mins

16 May 2020