Brian Smith, Oleta Coach Lines Episode #18 of the EightWheels Across America podcast features an interview with Mr. Brian Smith, Director of Operations at Oleta Coach Lines in Williamsburg, Virginia, and founder and administrator of the largest and most active group of motorcoach operators on Facebook, the Motorcoach Operators group. … [Read more...] about Interview: Brian Smith, Founder/Administrator of the Motorcoach Operators Group on Facebook
Destinations, the official magazine of the American Bus Association, just published a story about our podcast for motorcoach operators, "EightWheels Across America," in their November-December issue. Click here to view the article on ABA's website. … [Read more...] about “Destinations” Magazine Features Podcast!
Frank Tomko, Administrator of the MCI J4500 Drivers Group on Facebook There are numerous networking opportunities for motorcoach operators on Facebook. Episode #17 gives you an overview of groups just for motorcoach operators and includes an interview with Frank Tomko of Klein Transportation in Douglassville, PA. Frank runs one of the most active groups for motorcoach … [Read more...] about Episode 017 – Networking on Facebook
Episode #16 includes a collection of tips and advice gathered over many years from both my own experience and shared by many other motorcoach operators (drivers). Even experienced drivers may find some value here in reviewing some of the principles discussed. David Burns, JTR Transportation This week's Meet the Driver introduces David Burns of JTR Transportation in … [Read more...] about EAA Episode 016–Tips for New Motorcoach Operators
Sight & Sound Millenium Theater, Strasburg, PACoach Pick-up at Shady Maple Smorgasbord, East Earl, PAAmerican Music Theater, Lancaster, PA A few of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania's most popular motorcoach destinations, including Shady Maple Smorgasbord, Sight & Sound Millennium Theater, American Music Theater, and outlet shopping at Rockvale and Tanger outlet malls. … [Read more...] about Popular Lancaster County, PA Destinations
Sean O'Meara, Shamrock Charters, Inc. Episode #14 of the EightWheels Across America podcast features an interview with Sean O'Meara, a young Canadian motorcoach operator many will know from his activity in the Motorcoach Operators group on Facebook. Sean's optimistic attitude and enthusiasm about the motorcoach industry is contagious and a breath of fresh air. This … [Read more...] about Interview: Sean O’Meara
Thomas A. DeAngelo, Newhurst Bus Company This is an overview of my weekly/daily workflow from the time I receive my trip assignments for the week, and setting up my coach, until I pull out of the yard on today's trip. More technology and prep than most drivers, I think, but I hope you find it helpful and beneficial. Meet the Driver this week: Thomas A. DeAngelo, Newhurst … [Read more...] about My Workflow in Preparing for Charter Trips