First Transit Appoints General Manager to Director of Business Development

For Release February 25, 2013
Contact: Timothy Stokes

First Transit Appoints General Manager to
Director of Business Development

Jeremy Brown to take over position March 1.

CINCINNATI—First Transit recently announced the appointment of Jeremy Brown as its Director of Business Development. Brown has been with First Transit since 2002 and has worked within the transportation industry since 1998. In his new position, Brown will focus on expanding First Transit’s shuttle services, including university and airport services. Prior to this position, he served as General Manager in Las Vegas managing the overall operations of the McCarran Rent-a-Car Shuttle System at McCarran International Airport.

“I am eager to take on this new opportunity and whatever challenges that await me,” Brown said. “In this role, I plan to utilize my transit management skills and experience to effectively position First Transit in newer markets, as well as work to strengthen our relationships and presence within our current locations.”

Brown will be based in Las Vegas, Nev.

About First Transit
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