MHEDA Talks: Women in Material Handling

October 13, 2023Duration: 28:17

Host Shari Altergott, Chief Experience Officer of The CX Edge talks with a panel of women in material handling: Amber Schenck, Field Service Supervisor at ProLift Toyota Material Handling; Kellie English, Sr Corporate Renewed Equipment Manager at Raymond West; and Corinne Wilson, Field Service Operations Manager at Enersys. They discuss recruiting tips to attract more women to the industry, barriers that women face to become leaders in a male-dominated company,  challenges for the next generation of women, benefits of building your network, and more.

2023 Women in Industry Conference

Join MHEDA, MHI and WERC on November 1-2 for the 2023 Women in Industry Conference, designed to help you energize, learn and build connections with women who work in the Material Handling industry. The conference is a day dedicated to giving you MORE – More Time, More Experts, More Networking, More Career Growth, More Energy, More Communication Strategies, More Perspective, More Instincts, More Purpose, More Giving Back, and much MORE.

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MHEDA Talks Podcast with Shari Altergott

Stay tuned for more episodes of the MHEDA Talks podcast series when Shari will interview industry thought leaders on issues and trends affecting MHEDA members.

Shari Altergott has over 20 years of experience within the Material Handling Industry. During her career she has held several positions within marketing, sales, business development and executive leadership. Today she leads The CX Edge, a customer experience consulting firm focused specifically on the material handling industry. Over her time, she has developed full scope marketing functions that manage corporate initiatives related to customer experience, CRM, social networking, brand development, advertising and lead generation. Learn more at