Press Release

January 26, 2017

Marcou Transportation Group Acquires Groundlink and Software Provider Limo Anywhere
see link below:



November 29, 2016

Massachusetts Governor Baker announces "the most comprehensive background checks in the country" for 
TNC Ride Sharing drivers, see links below:





October 20, 2016 

Traditional Car Services Won't Disappear from Corporate Travel ...
SKIFT Interviews Scott Solombrino 



August 22, 2016

Boston Mayor Walsh's Fight for Comprehensive Regulation of Ride-Hailing Services
NLA Co-Founder Scott Solombrino commends His Honor's oath of office to protect the citizens of Boston:



August 2, 2016 

Commissioner William Evans on Duty of Care: 
"I don't think you can put a price on making sure people driving the
vehicles are as safe as possible." 



July 20, 2016 

Dav El | Boston Coach & Empire CLS partner to Launch New App 
For On-Demand Premium Luxury Ground Transportation Service



July 19, 2016
Dav El to add the all new 2017 Lincoln Continental to Fleet

On July 8, 2016 the parking lot servicing Terminal B was  closed for a two year renovation project.   As a result of the closure our chauffeurs cannot park in the garage to go inside the terminal.  Arriving passengers will receive a text message and/or cellular telephone call approximately 10 minutes prior to flight arrival giving them the name and contact information of their assigned chauffeur.  Upon arrival to Terminal B, passengers should contact their chauffeur to coordinate a curbside pick-up.   

 

Travelers without a cellular telephone or who are experiencing any difficulty in connecting with their chauffeur should call Dav El|BostonCoach toll free at 800-922-0343 .  Select prompt 2 and then prompt 1 to be connected with one of our local dispatchers for assistance.

 

Paid “meet & greet” service at Terminal B will be available throughout the construction process.    

 

Airlines affected are: Air Canada, American (some flights), Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, United (some flights), & Virgin America.


June 30, 2016 

Massachusetts Senate Passes Ride-For-Hire Bill: 

Boston Globe


Mass Live


June 23, 2016 

WBZ News Radio interview with Scott Solombrino on Ride Sharing legislation: 

Listen


March 23, 2016

  

Marcou Transportation Group, Owner of Dav El | BostonCoach Brands, Acquires Miami’s Worldwide Transportation

 

(Boston, Mass.)MTG Florida LLC, DBA Dav El Miami is pleased to announce that is has completed the acquisition of the assets of Worldwide Transportation in Miami, FL. The company will be called Dav El of Miami.

 The Miami Lakes company was founded in 2001 and provides transportation services to an array of corporate and event clients. It has a fleet of over 70 vehicles and provides service nationwide in 25 metropolitan areas and serves more than 500 destinations worldwide. The acquisition is the culmination of the Company’s successful strategy to eliminate debt and strengthen liquidity while continuing to provide high quality chauffeured transportation services to its thousands of clients.

  “Dav El Miami has negotiated  with Worldwide over the last few months to execute a financing transaction, ultimately leading to this acquisition pursuant to Section 363 of the bankruptcy code,” stated  Scott Solombrino, President and CEO of Dav El | BostonCoach.

 “We believe the Company is an industry leader with an incredibly bright future and we are eager to work with the management and employees to continue to build the business.  We expect to become the largest chauffeur transportation company in South Florida,” says Solombrino. 

 In addition to the acquisition of Worldwide Transportation, Dav El │ BostonCoach has acquired San Diego’s Torrey Pines Transportation and Chicago’s Metropolitan Limousine in recent months as they continue to build their fleet.

Terms of the acquisition are not being disclosed.

 About Dav El│BostonCoach

 Dav El│BostonCoach is the largest privately owned chauffeured transportation company in the world and maintains its highest quality and safety standards through innovation, dedication to the customer and personal, professional service. Dav El│BostonCoach offers the most comprehensive executive ground transportation services available, including deluxe limousines, luxury sedans, executive vans and buses, and a professional and knowledgeable staff of trained chauffeurs, reservations agents and travel managers to meet every request and exceed every expectation. Serving business travelers for over three decades, Dav El│BostonCoach currently operates in over 500 metropolitan markets, across six continents, with a fleet of more than 25,000 vehicles.

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Media Contacts:

Stacy Wilbur                                                                                                                       Paula Gates

Regan Communications Group                                                                                  Regan Communications Group

617-488-2804 / 781-727-6951                                                                                       617-488-2853 / 617-869-4052

swilbur@regancomm.com                                                                                           pgates@regancomm.com






February 24, 2016

Dav El | Boston Coach CEO Scott Solombrino Talks on Radio Boston about TNC driver safety: 

Radio Boston Interview





January 5, 2016

Marcou Transportation Group, Owner of Dav El | BostonCoach Brands Acquire Chicago’s Metropolitan Limousine

 

Expands Transportation Network in Nation’s 3rd Largest City

 

January 5, 2016 - (Boston, MA)Marcou Transportation Group, owner of Dav ElBostonCoach, today announces the acquisition of Metropolitan Limousine, Chicago’s premiere quality chauffeured service.  The company will now be known as Metropolitan Limousine, a Dav El | BostonCoach Company.

 Located in the heart of the South Loop, Metropolitan Limousine has been operating a private chauffeured service in the Chicagoland area since 1972.  Since its founding, Metropolitan Limousine has developed a network of affiliate partners across the U.S. and Canada, and in major cities throughout Europe, Asia, South America, and Australia to accommodate clients traveling nationally and internationally.

  “Metropolitan Limousine is one of the oldest and largest transportation services in the Chicago market and provides the highest-quality of limousine services in the city. Metropolitan’s staff consists of well-trained and hardworking employees and we are excited for them to join our team,” stated Scott Solombrino, President and Chief Executive Officer for Dav El / Boston Coach.  “Chicago is a key market for our business and this acquisition positions us as a major operator there, providing access to all the top luxury hotels in Chicago, which Metropolitan Limousine currently services.”

 “The acquisition of Metropolitan Limousine is a strategic component to the growth and operations of the Dav El / BostonCoach transportation network,” said Solombrino.

 "The opportunity provided to Metropolitan by the Dav El / BostonCoach acquisition is an exciting one that offers multiple benefits for our customers and our company," said Ted Milos, former co-owner of Metropolitan.  

"We have had a longstanding and beneficial business relationship with Dav El / BostonCoach for nearly a half-century,” added former co-owner Tom Mulligan, “and the acquisition ensures positive growth opportunities and a broader range of options available to our customers."

 The acquisition of Metropolitan Limousine closely follows Dav El / BostonCoach’s acquisition of San Diego’s Torrey Pines Transportation in October.

 Terms of the acquisition are not being disclosed.

 About Dav El│BostonCoach

 

Dav El│BostonCoach is the largest privately owned chauffeured transportation company in the world and maintains its highest quality and safety standards through innovation, dedication to the customer and personal, professional service. Dav El│BostonCoach offers the most comprehensive executive ground transportation services available, including deluxe limousines, luxury sedans, executive vans and buses, and a professional and knowledgeable staff of trained chauffeurs, reservations agents and travel managers to meet every request and exceed every expectation. Serving business travelers for over three decades, Dav El│BostonCoach currently operates in over 500 metropolitan markets, across six continents, with a fleet of more than 25,000 vehicles.

  About Marcou Transportation Group

Marcou Transportation Group was started by Marcou brothers, David and Derek, in 1986 and has flourished through a program of organic growth and acquisitions.  In addition to its extensive holdings in the premium chauffeured transportation market, Marcou Transportation Group also operates para-transit transportation, school transportation and taxi transportation companies in multiple states.

 Media Contacts:

 Dav El│BostonCoach

Stacy Wilbur

Regan Communications Group

Tel.: 617-488-2804 / 781-727-6951

swilbur@regancomm.com

 

Paula Gates

Regan Communications Group

617-488-2853 / 617-869-4052

pgates@regancomm.com

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November 14, 2015

Peter Greenberg Travel Detective interviews Scott Solombrino about the lack of regulation for TNC's  vs Taxi and Limousine on Worldwide Radio show "travel Today with Peter Greenberg"




November 5, 2015

Shannon McDeez - on Huffington Post
asks   "Are we turning into a society that values convenience over safety?"

Read her insightful blog: 


For Immediate Release

October 5, 2015  

Marcou Transportation Group, Owner of Dav El | BostonCoach Brands Acquires Torrey Pines Transportation

San Diego-based enterprise is region’s premiere executive and group Transportation Company

(Boston, MA) – Today, Marcou Transportation Group, owner of Dav El │ Boston Coach, announces it has acquired Torrey Pines Transportation, the San Diego area’s premiere executive and group Transportation Company.  

Founded in 1987, Torrey Pines Transportation (TPT) is both a family and woman-owned business that serves its clients wherever they travel. For nearly three decades, TPT has provided an unblemished record of service and safety to corporate travelers, group managers, and private individuals.  

The company carries several vehicles in its fleet, including mini-coaches, Sprinters and Teslas. In August, Torrey Pines Transportation was hailed as one of San Diego’s 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies by the San Diego Business Journal. The Limousine Charter & Tour (LCT) Magazine chose Torrey Pines Transportation as the 2015 National Outstanding Operator of the Year at the annual Conference in Las Vegas this past February.  Torrey Pines Transportation was chosen because the company provides reliable and excellent customer service to corporate, group and individual clients.

Additional terms of the acquisition are not being disclosed.  

“The acquisition of Torrey Pines Transportation is important to the Dav El | BostonCoach transportation network because it is a natural extension of our current footprint in California, expanding further south to San Diego,” said Scott Solombrino, President and Chief Executive Officer for Dav El│BostonCoach. “More acquisitions are to come, as we play out a strategy to consolidate the highly fragmented chauffeured transportation business.”

About Marcou Transportation Group

Marcou Transportation Group was started by Marcou brothers, David and Derek, in 1986 and has flourished through a program of organic growth and acquisitions.  In addition to its extensive holdings in the premium chauffeured transportation market, Marcou Transportation Group also operates para-transit transportation, school transportation and taxi transportation companies in multiple states.

About Dav El│BostonCoach:

Dav El│BostonCoach is the largest privately owned chauffeured transportation company in the world and maintains its highest quality and safety standards through innovation, dedication to the customer and personal, professional service. Dav El│BostonCoach offers the most comprehensive executive ground transportation services available, including deluxe limousines, luxury sedans, executive vans and buses, and a professional and knowledgeable staff of trained chauffeurs, reservations agents and travel managers to meet every request and exceed every expectation. Serving business travelers for over three decades, Dav El│BostonCoach currently operates in over 500 metropolitan markets, across six continents, with a fleet of more than 25,000 vehicles.

About Torrey Pines Transportation:

Torrey Pines Transportation is the most consistently reliable ground transportation company in San Diego. Many of its clients have used Torrey Pines Transportation for decades, knowing that they provide worry-free consistent, timely service for personal and business travel needs.  Torrey Pines Transportation prides itself on reliability and safety.  In addition, Torrey Pines Transportation offers impeccably maintained late-model vehicles of all sizes to accommodate a single traveler or large events.