Operations

TESCO Acquires Great Lakes Coach

Posted on May 23, 2012

OREGON, Ohio — Ohio-based Transportation Equipment Sales Corporation (TESCO) expands its presence in the Michigan market with its recent acquisition of Michigan bus distributor Great Lakes Coach.

“We are looking forward to working together with[former Great Lakes Coach President and CEO] Gail Haithwaite and the others at Great Lakes Coach, while capitalizing on the Michigan market and the surrounding areas,” said Bud Graham, TESCO president.

TESCO was founded in 1937 and is one of the largest bus distributors in the nation, which an inventory spanning from small paratransit vans to full size coaches. Great Lakes Coach was founded in 1951 and is one of the Michigan area’s leading providers of specialty vehicles.

Dan Myrice, Jr. has been appointed as the regional manager of TESCO operations in Schoolcraft, Mich. Myrice has been with the company since 2006 and is “eager to help TESCO grow as a company and build upon the company’s presence in the Michigan market.”

Source: Transportation Equipment Sales Corporation

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

More News

New Online Limo Service Brokerage Offers Discounted Rides

The two-year-old company racks up results and fans as it helps operators fill unused vehicles and seats.

Celebrity Worldwide Launches New Charter Jet Website

Clients of the Philadelphia-based company can book seamless air travel worldwide through an easy, more informative site.

No Way Uber Worth $70 Billion, Investor Says

Meanwhile, the feds have penalized the TNC for misleading consumers on its privacy practices.

Updated Uber For Business Gives Companies More Control

The TNC's refreshed platform will help streamline corporate ride-hail use, especially for unmanaged travel programs.

Dream Team: How One Company Keeps Clients And Staff

eNews Exclusive: Concierge Limousine along California’s Gold Coast knows that without happy, loyal employees, an operation will fall apart.

See More News

Facebook Comments ()

Comments (0)

Post a Comment

Submit

Blog

See More

LCT Store

LCT Magazine - August 2017 $12.95 MILLENNIALS/FAST 40 ISSUE COVER STORY: * How to Score & Keep The Best Young Talent * *



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