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Project Cargo Network Ltd (PCN) was founded by Rachel Humphrey, who has been involved in the development and management of international freight forwarder networks since 1998.

Rachel's career history includes working as Editor on the British Tourist Authority's official monthly guide London Planner. 1.2 million copies of the magazine were dispatched each year around the world. Previously, Rachel worked for 5 years at the Centre for International Briefing, running international assignment briefings for expatriates. Customers included the Ministry of Defence, Unilever, Shell, Motorola and the Sheraton Hotel chain among others. Rachel also spent time working in the Marketing Department of a large American engineering company, Rust Kennedy and Donkin, park of the Parsons Brinkerhoff Group, employing 14,000 staff in more than 150 global offices. The company provide services for all modes of infrastructure including; power, energy, water, mining and the environment.

At the beginning of 1998, Rachel started working for a UK based Freight Forwarder Network where she organised and attended meetings in USA, Brazil, Italy, Vietnam, UK, Thailand, Netherlands and Russia. Rachel enjoyed this experience and in 2000 launched Universal Freight Organisation, in 2008, established the online directory Freightbook, in 2010 launched Project Cargo Network and in 2014 to complete her trio of networks, she founded Cargo Connections. Rachel recently graduated with an ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leadership and Management, focusing on innovation and change.

Rachel is supported at the PCN Head Office by a strong group of talented individuals drawn from a variety of transport and media backgrounds, all of whom want to contribute to the future success of our organisation.

Judith Mellett and Wendy Schuller handle the day-to-day administrative running of the PCN Head Office and ensure that all our systems are up-to-date and working correctly. In addition, they also manage the registration process for our Annual Network Meetings and secure our collaborations with the world’s top industry exhibitions.

Sam Wilcox brings a huge amount of experience in how to select the right companies who will become active and valuable Members of an organisation. Sam's aim is to expand our global coverage focusing on smaller and emerging markets and he is also our News Editor and publishes our online articles and manages our social media.

Dale Nicholson is an accomplished and creative Graphic Designer with a wealth of artistic, technical and commercial skills acquired across a wide range of roles, with nearly 25 years’ experience. Dale is responsible for the development of marketing and sales material available to Members.

Want to know more about the PCN team?

Name Favorite Film Favorite Book Favorite Song Favorite Location
Rachel Life is Beautiful The Color Purple What a Wonderful World Rocky Mountains
Judith Ferris Bueller's Day Off Wuthering Heights Wish I Didn’t Miss You Barcelona
Dale Lord Of The Rings The Abarat Series Elation Scottish Highlands
Wendy Dirty Dancing The Girl on the Train Ain't Nobody New York
Sam Empire Strikes Back 1984 Hey Hey, My My New York