Confront what you fear head on and turn those struggles into the building blocks of your future.”
Author - "Women in WorkBoots"
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Lynette is a seasoned entrepreneur, international author, investor and traveller.
Born into a family of entrepreneurs, she was destined to make an impact on the
She grew up on a grain property in the country and was happiest working
alongside her father, either in the shed or out in the paddock. Years later, she assisted her parents with their road-train business transporting cattle and grain.
Before launching her own business, Lynette worked hard at developing a broad range of business skills in a variety
of industries. She started her working life designing and fitting out brides and bridesmaids and then worked in administration, finance, production and sales roles which developed her into a well-rounded entrepreneur with a keen
perspective on business management.
Lynette ran Kwik ‘n’ Kool Refrigerated Couriers from her home while raising her three sons. She fondly recalls
mornings when the truck drivers sat around the kitchen table while the boys got ready for school. She generated sales and built the business from behind a steering wheel. After growing the business from one truck to five vehicles in three years, and relocating to a new depot facility, the business started to fail. Undeterred, Lynette always believed
in her vision, so she refocused and rebuilt it.
Her prestigious list of customers includes major brands such as, Simon Transport, McNab Constructions, Success
Craft Skiboats, Manassen Foods, Vic’s Meats, Cadbury’s, Golden Cockerel, Bidvest, QFFS, Beak A La Carte, Australian Bakels and Le Cake. She also services prestigious restaurants including Aria, Cha Cha Char, The Hilton in Brisbane and Surfers Paradise.
She is a member of the Queensland Transport Association, Transport Women Australia,
Safe Food Queensland, the Australian Businesswomen Network, Qld Rural, Regional
& Remote Womens Network, Surat Basin Enterprise and the Queensland Chamber
of Commerce. Her business skills have been recognised by several organisations.
She was a winner of the AIM Queensland Management Excellence Award and she
was a finalist for the Heritage Business Award in the Business and Professional
She has travelled and worked throughout New Zealand, Hong Kong, Thailand and China.
Lynette Gray is the author of “Women in Workboots” - Inspirational stories
of Women who have Broken Through the Barriers in male dominated industries.
She lives in Queensland, Australia with her family.