SPS makes final shortlist for two Route One Awards

Somerset Passenger Solutions is delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in not one but two categories in the annual Route One Awards.

The Route One Awards scheme, now in its 17th year, recognises the highest standards of excellence across all aspects of coach and bus operations.

Finalists were chosen from a judging panel of seven senior industry experts coming together to create the shortlist. This year’s judges are: Joan Aitken OBE, former Traffic Commissioner for Scotland; David Cattermole, former Managing Director of Galloway Travel; Richard Delahoy, Transport Consultant; Nigel Eggleton, Commercial Director at CT4N and former Managing Director with First Bus South Yorkshire and Midlands; Mark Fowles OBE, former Managing Director of Nottingham City Transport; Graham Russell, former Director at FirstGroup; and Norman Thomas, former Engineering Product Manager for Volvo Bus.

SPS have been shortlisted in the following two categories:

  1. Best Use of Technology (up to 150 vehicles)
  2. Simon Mohammad – Manager of the Year (small/medium operator up to 150 vehicles)

It’s a great testament to our whole team of colleagues for delivering excellence in all that they do.

The winners will be announced on the evening of 8 November at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.

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