LCT Summit Fast40 Panel: Prepared For Millennial Limo Topics

Posted on May 15, 2015 by

As LCT gets ready to head to the LCT Summit, this Sunday-Tuesday (May 17-19), the LCT Fast40 Group will reconvene for another panel session to discuss how a new generation of limo business is adapting to today's technological, cultural, and political landscapes.

This latest Fast 40 session will feature an all-new panel and will examine how aspects of limousine business that were done in an “old-school” way, can now be adapted with “new-school” technology and techniques. Companies can sharpen marketing efforts by focusing on Millennials as a single demographic, and dig deeper into preferences, lifestyles, and consumer habits, and chauffeured operations can use this data to better sell their services and promote their brands. Panelists will cover social media best practices and explain how operators can attract younger Millennial-age chauffeurs who are qualified for top-level work.


Ryan Hilberth, CEO Of Rental Limo, St. Petersburg, Fla. Hilberth founded Rental Limo in 2012 to help operators increase their online bookings. His new product allows operators to use an intuitive three-step booking process on their own websites.

Rick Versace Jr., director business development A1A Limo, Boca Raton, Fla. Versace Jr. grew up in the industry with his father, Rick Versace Sr., founding A1A in 1986. Versace has a background in finance and recently re-joined the family business as executive.

Raphael Sousa, SF Limo Express, San Francisco, Calif. Sousa founded SF Limo Express in 2010, with a single town car, and has since grown his fleet to 10+ vehicles, and recently added a Sprinter shuttle. He is 25 years old.

Robert Xavier, President of Legend Limousine, Smithtown, New York. Xavier started Legend Limousine in 2003, and has become a premier provider for weddings and corporate travel in the area. Xavier has received a Champion of the Year Award from the Small Business Association in 2010, and is active in his local livery associations.

Stay tuned for more news on the LCT Fast40 session, and if you're attending the LCT Summit, use the official #lctsummit hashtag to post pictures or comments from the event. Looking forward to seeing everyone in Miami.

View comments or post a comment on this story. (1 Comment)

More Wavemakers Blog Posts

March 6, 2013

Get Your Limo Business Listed On Google For Free

Google is the web search giant whose first page resembles the Promised Land for many businesses. Brands around the world have invested billions in AdWords and SEO to get to the top of Google search results.

January 9, 2013

Using Social Media To Network At Industry Trade Shows

With the 2013 International LCT Show coming up, it’s a great time to go over how to use social media to enhance your experience. Read more to find out how to leverage the new 2013 International LCT Show app to organize your schedule, network with the right companies, and more.

January 2, 2013

Official 2013 Lincoln MKZ Commercial Introduces Automaker's New Vision

To kick 2013 off, Lincoln has produced a commercial for the 2013 MKZ sedan that captures the enchanting energy the company hopes will revitalize its brand. Click through to watch the video.

December 19, 2012

Make Your Limo Company Stand Out For The Holidays

In the frenzy of holiday shopping and consumers being bombarded with a massive amount of advertisements, offers, promotions and just plain, noise, it’s hard to be noticed in the sea of holiday spirit. Read more for some tips on standing out during the holidays.

December 5, 2012

How to Use Facebook To Market Your Limo Biz

Latest LCT Marketing Tips shine light on five of the top factors to consider and implement when marketing chauffeured service on Facebook.

See More

Facebook Comments ()

Comments (1)

Post a Comment



See More

See More

See More

See More

LCT Store

LCT Magazine - January 2017 $12.95 THE MONEY ISSUE COVER STORY: * Dashboard Helps Steer Company Finances * *


Experience the three annual industry events for networking for business, showcasing vehicles and products, and getting the tools for success.

Read About Your Region

What’s Happening Near You?
Click on any state to see the latest industry news and events in that region.

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment


Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Metro Magazine

Serving the bus and passenger rail industries for more than a century

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

Please sign in or register to .    Close