The purchase of STI by a group of investors, still subject to court approval, is expected to close around April 27.
The move marks HopSkipDrive’s first operation outside of California.
The instructors are licensed to teach and assist driver applicants in qualifying for a school bus certificate.
More than 170 of the school bus contractor’s locations raise monetary donations and gather goods for those in need.
North America’s third-largest school bus contractor will be purchased by a group led by CDPQ, STI’s largest shareholder.
The CEO of a data analytics solutions provider highlights the top innovations that may have a long-lasting impact on school transportation.
The nation’s third-largest school bus operator takes a minority stake in the technology-based ridesharing service for children.
More than 170 STI locations will be collecting donations for those in need as part of the “Driving Our Communities” campaign.
A dozen HR directors from Student Transportation of America spend a day picking up debris in a neighborhood that was flooded by Hurricane Harvey.
The school bus company’s “Bully-Free Buses” campaign starts with Blue Shirt Day. Employees wear blue shirts in a show of solidarity against bullying.
The deal adds more than 125 vehicles to STI’s fleet, annual revenue of $8.5 million, and a new state for STI: Maryland.
Patrick Vaughan will lead the new group to focus on Student Transportation Inc.’s core school contracted transportation.
Gregg Peterson retires after 49 years in the school bus industry. He started working for his uncle’s company, Russell Transportation, at 17 years old.