Operations

In Memoriam

Posted on January 26, 2004 by LCT Staff - Also by this author - About the author

Rita Berkman, co-owner and co-operator of one of the largest limousine companies in the country, Music Express, died in Los Angeles.

Berkman, along with her daughter Cheryl, was named LCT's 2003 Operator of the Year, National Network.

She was the wife of the late Harold Berkman, a long-time limousine industry leader who founded Music Express in 1973.

Music Express' Los Angeles operation was ranked No. 29 in LCT's 2003 Largest Fleet ranking; its New York-area operation was ranked No. 40.

The company is known for its focus on service, attention to detail and for successfully fighting the unionization of chauffeurs.

Rita Berkman was an active member of the National Limousine Association and supported many charitable organizations, including the City of Hope (Los Angeles).

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

Chauffeur Retention Made Easy: Show You Care

WEB-X-CLUSIVE: The key to happy employees is understanding what they mean to you and your business.

California Operations Combine To Span Regions

Classique Limousines Worldwide in Orange County buys Showcase Limousines based in the Inland Empire.

Renault Purchases Tech Startup Karhoo

The taxi comparison app has found new life with the French carmaker.

Lincoln Ends 2016 With 10% Sales Increase In U.S.

The increase comes against a luxury market that saw gains of less than 1%.

Houston Operations Merge To Form Big Regional Service

Avanti Transportation and A Ambassador Transportation combine complementary vehicles, markets, and clients into 135-vehicle fleet.

See More News

Facebook Comments ()

Comments (0)

Post a Comment

Submit

Blogs

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 * *



Connect

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

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

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