Thursday, 18th May
Today we celebrate International Day for Women in Maritime. A day which aims to make women in maritime more visible and to raise their profile.
From the international angle to our local scene, women in the maritime industry are a force to be reckoned with, bringing their unique talents, skills, and perspectives to propel the industry forward. The importance of women in this dynamic sector cannot be overstated, as they make a profound difference in shaping the future of maritime endeavours.
Nowhere is this more evident than in the remarkable contributions of women within the Propeller Club Liverpool. Oh yes, the women of Propeller Club Liverpool are trailblazers, breaking through barriers and shattering glass ceilings with their unwavering determination and unparalleled expertise.
They bring a vibrant energy and enthusiasm that electrifies the maritime community, injecting new ideas, fresh perspectives, and innovative solutions into every they do.
Their impact is felt across all facets of the maritime industry. From ship operations and logistics to academia, sat comms, PR, charity work, art, maritime law, finance, events, vessel inspections and environmental sustainability – oh aye and propeller repairs too!
Yes, women are leaving an indelible mark on the industry’s landscape. Their leadership, intelligence, and unwavering commitment serve as a beacon of inspiration to aspiring professionals, proving that gender is no obstacle to success in the maritime world.
Through their active involvement in Propeller Club Liverpool, these remarkable women have created a platform for collaboration, networking, and mentorship, fostering an inclusive and supportive environment where individuals can thrive. They champion diversity and inclusion, recognising that harnessing the collective power of different perspectives leads to greater innovation and progress.
The passion and drive of these women are infectious, and shine through every aspect of Propeller Club Liverpool and the broader maritime industry. Their unwavering dedication to excellence and their relentless pursuit of advancement transform the maritime landscape on a daily basis, paving the way for future generations to follow in their footsteps.
Regardless of gender, these people make everything happen – it just so happens that so many within our group happen to be women. We would be nothing without them, and we wouldn’t even want to exist! Thank you to you all…
You can see more of the work of the IMO in this regard at https://www.imo.org/en/About/Events/Pages/International-Day-for-Women-in-Maritime-2023.aspx