Photo submitted Brown Coach of Amsterdam was named the International Motorcoach Group 2017 Opertaor of the Year.

The International Motorcoach Group (IMG) named Brown Coach of Amsterdam as it’s 2017 “Operator of the Year” at their Strategic Alliance and Marketing Meeting’s awards banquet sponsored by Prevost and held at its Nashville, TN service center.

The award was proudly accepted by Stephen Brown, Vice President of Brown Coach, on behalf of his brother Robert, their families, and the team at Brown Coach who made to this recognition possible.

Each year, IMG recognizes one of their own for this great honor.  The award  is based on a criteria of operational excellence, safety performance, best practices, community and motorcoach industry involvement, and engagement within the International Motorcoach Group (IMG).

Brown said; “ Over 17 years ago, we were invited to become a Shareholder company of IMG.  Our involvement in the IMG organization has helped Brown Coach achieve many milestones, raise the bar in service excellence, and grow to where we are today.  I am truly honored to receive this award.”

Brown Coach began in 1980 with just 9 motor coaches that proudly bear the family name. Over 37 years, the company has grown into a diversified fleet that provides charter, commuter, and tour services with 36 motorcoaches and over 225 school buses for contract school transportation.  Brown Coach has been active in many areas of IMG, including the development of the IMG Driver Training Program, one of the first such training programs in the industry.

Bronwyn Wilson, President of IMG said: “This is a wonderful choice. As IMG’s Operator of the Year, Brown Coach is committed to safety, training and customer service excellence, a true testament to outstanding core values that mirror IMG’s”.

As is tradition, IMG unveiled the “Operator of the Year” Motorcoach, designed and produced by Turbo Images, and featuring Brown Coach’s logo along with a background collage depicting signature travel images of their Upstate New York location.