First Transit Hires Division Director of Finance

CINCINNATI, OH – First Transit is pleased to announce the addition of Jason Mangone to their Cincinnati Headquarters team as the new Division Director of Finance.  In this role, Mangone will provide financial management and analysis for the Transit Management Division and First Transit's Business Development efforts.  Rick Dunning, Senior Vice President for First Transit said, " We are very pleased to have someone with Jason's experience join our team.  He has had much success in his previous positions and we are excited to see what he brings to the table."

Mangone spent the last six and a half years as a Project Manager for Telecrafter Products in Lakewood, Colorado.  In this role, he managed various projects relating to new and existing markets and worked with new product development.  Mangone earned a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Corporate Financial Management from the University of Colorado in Denver. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in International Development from the University of Puget Sound.

First Transit, Inc. has more than 51 years of experience and is a leading provider of passenger transportation contract and management services in the United States, providing operation, management and consulting for nearly 150 systems in 42 states, Canada and Puerto Rico for transit authorities, state departments of transportation, federal agencies, municipal organizations, and private companies. First Transit employs more than 7,300 dedicated transit professionals.