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April 2003 Issue

The State of the Industry: Challenges and Rewards

Eric Lassiter

Insurance, fuel costs continue to top operators' top concerns; national economy, technology and staffing also take precedence. 

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Honesty and Integrity: Respected as a leader in limousine sales and distribution, Bruce Cirlin retraces his 27-year trek to the top
People| April 1, 2003

Honesty and Integrity: Respected as a leader in limousine sales and distribution, Bruce Cirlin retraces his 27-year trek to the top

Respected as a leader in limousine sales and distribution, Bruce Cirlin retraces his 27-year trek to the top

Publisher's Page: To SUV or Not to SUV? It's Up to You
Vehicles| April 1, 2003

Publisher's Page: To SUV or Not to SUV? It's Up to You

Operations| April 1, 2003

Carey Chief Sees Industry Challenges Continuing

Limousine opera­tors must keep in mind that daunting national economic and political developments will continue to have a major impact on the industry, Vince Wolfington told delegates in a keynote presentation at the LCT Show.The chairman/CEO of Carey International also said that limousine operators - and their drivers and other employees - have a role to play in homeland defense: awareness, preparation and vigilance will help keep people traveling, he noted.

LCT Show Buzz
Industry Research| April 1, 2003

LCT Show Buzz

Small Operators Tackle the Large Issues
Operations| April 1, 2003

Small Operators Tackle the Large Issues

Small and medium limousine operators can improve their chances for success by instituting a strong revenue forecasting system, embarking on an effective advertising program, and making sure their cars are immaculate, a panel of three operators advised at the LCT Show. The operators each offered tips on one subject relating to operating a small- or medium-sized limousine company.

                                

Large and Small: Key Leaders Offer Advice
Operations| April 1, 2003

Large and Small: Key Leaders Offer Advice

Don’t like the pay policies of some of the larger networks? ‘You have the power to say no,’ national operators says

People| April 1, 2003

Salute the Operator of the Year Winners: Industry Greats Honored

LCT presents this year’s Operator of the Year and Association Excellence winners.

Cadillac Concept Car Impresses Operators and Coachbuilders
Vehicles| April 1, 2003

Cadillac Concept Car Impresses Operators and Coachbuilders

Manufacturer shows off a new ICON of design at LCT Show

People| April 1, 2003

2003 LCT Show: Renewed Vitality

Limo industry works to shake off economic doldrums and adopt a cautiously optimistic attitude.

Operations| April 1, 2003

Managing Managers: Train, Empower, Delegate

If you create an empowering and creative environment, you can attract top talen to your organization.

Technology Briefing: First Identify Your Needs
Technology| April 1, 2003

Technology Briefing: First Identify Your Needs

Operators who are considering investing in limousine industry software should initially think small, limiting their investment until they have a better understanding of how the technology can best serve their needs.

Local Leaders Detail Their Threats, Victories
Regulations| April 1, 2003

Local Leaders Detail Their Threats, Victories

Local association leaders shared their victories and struggles at the LCT Show. Read the topics that stirred up conversation here

Operations| April 1, 2003

The Key to Reducing Accidents? Driver Training

Limousine operators cannot control the economy, the stock market, medical costs or the competition in the insurance market – factors that determine insurance costs – but they can work to better control collision rates, which in turn can reduce claims and help insurance rates

How to Hire Great Chauffeurs, Managers...and Keep Them
Operations| April 1, 2003

How to Hire Great Chauffeurs, Managers...and Keep Them

Tom Mazza, executive director for the National Limousine Association shared tips on how to recruit and treat good chauffeurs and managers with delegates at this year's LCT Show

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