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22nd Annual Frank A. Tedesco Driver Recognition Awards

Recently, Academy honored some of the best drivers in the business at the 22nd Annual Frank A. Tedesco Driver Recognition Awards.  Hundreds of drivers, from Boston to Washington, DC were recognized for their safe and professional attention to detail while operating a bus in some of the most difficult environments in the country.  Impressively, the [...]


Academy Now In Raleigh-Durham!

Academy is excited to announce that we are now operating from Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina.  The operation, acquired through an acquisition, has already been transformed with 30 new full-size Academy branded Van Hool motorcoaches ready to roll.  A facility in Raleigh-Durham enables Academy to service customers from any location on the east coast from Boston to [...]


A look back… 2014 Year in Review

From Boston to Miami 2014 was a great year in events for Academy Bus.  The year started off with the company’s extensive involvement with Super Bowl 48 at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey.  Moving the teams, sponsors, VIPs, media and fans throughout Super Bowl week showed the breadth of our service and equipment  capabilities.  Equally [...]


Making the TCS New York City Marathon Run

The first Sunday in November has been circled on Academy’s calendar every year for more than two decades. The date corresponds to the running of the TCS New York City Marathon one of the largest annual events in the region and world. If you are a participant this year you will most likely ride one [...]


Hello Florida! We’ve been Ridin’ Through the Sunshine State for almost four months now.

It’s been an exciting time for the company to say the least. As we approach our first summer in Florida we wanted to celebrate with our current and future customers. First, let’s catch up on the latest happenings from our Florida terminals in Jacksonville, West Palm Beach and Miami/Fort Lauderdale. Almost immediately after entering the Florida market [...]


ACADEMY Makes a ‘Key Play’ in Super Bowl XLVII’s Success

There was no Lombardi Trophy at stake, but Academy still needed to bring its “A” game to handle transportation services during Super Bowl XLVII – a task that required plenty of planning, patience and hard work. The Big Game, the first in a cold weather city, descended on the New York/New Jersey area, allowing us [...]


Academy Bus & Conway Tours: Partnership in the “Ocean State”

New opportunities keep emerging at Academy Bus. Consider this week’s development, for example, where we announced a strategic partnership with Rhode Island’s Conway Tours, agreeing in principal to acquire the tour and charter bus company’s charter operation.  Conway Tours is a legacy carrier that has provided New England-area customers with exceptional quality and value for [...]