What Operators said…

School Bus eXchange was an awesome event! Spending two and a half days with vendors gave us the uninterrupted time we needed to get to know them personally, and the proper time to review the products. Toney Blackmon, Director of Business and Transportation Services, DeKalb County School District, Tucker, GA

School Bus eXchange has no borders! American or Canadian - the major challenges we face are very similar in our industry, in our operation. The networking, the round-table exercises, the one-on-one interaction with vendors and industry peers delivered a unique opportunity to learn and grow. Harry B. Davis, Director of Transportation, High Prairie School Division No. 48, High Prairie, Alberta, Canada

This program gave me the opportunity to discuss with vendors and other district operators the new ideas and products that are being introduced for school buses and operations. Safety is always first and foremost. Glenn Gorton, State Director of Student Transportation, Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia, WA

The SBX was an excellent opportunity to network with peers and gain the latest information in the industry in operations and hear about the latest equipment/services from vendors. I highly recommend this experience! Rick Grisham, Executive Director of Transportation, Cobb County School District, Marietta, GA

What an event! It was much more productive than any trade show. The one-on-one time available to interact with vendors and fellow operators was invaluable. This is a must attend event for anyone in the pupil transportation industry. Paul Vellani, President, V.A.T., Inc., Columbus, OH

I found this to be remarkable experience that I would recommend to everyone! The one on one opportunity to speak to vendors and not compete with others on a trade show floor proved to be valuable for me. Monica Coburn, Transportation Director, Indianapolis Public Schools, Indianapolis, IN

I really like the one on one time, you really get to learn about the products without interruptions. I also really enjoyed the roundtable discussions, the networking and ideas from other operators is very beneficial. Kenny Mulder, Director of Transportation, Special School District, Olivette, MO

SBX offered the perfect opportunity to network with industry peers and suppliers. Everyone working in the industry should considering being a participant. David Wilson, Transportation Director, Wentzville School District, Wentzville, MO

What Suppliers said…

SBX provides a valuable opportunity to connect with decision makers in a relaxed yet business-focused format. David McDonald, Director of Business Development, Roscoe Vision Systems. Inc, Jamaica, NY

Excellent venue, great way to meet the fleets. Great eXchange. Steve Barker, Sales Manager, AMF Bruns of America, Hudson, OH

The School Bus eXchange was great. I learned a lot about the industry, met great people, and was able to hear many challenges that the industry is facing. As a vendor, I want my company to make your job easier and save you time, so that you can focus on other things to make sure our children are being transported safely! Joseph Murphy, Account Executive, Safety Vision, Houston, TX

The eXchange was an excellent opportunity to present our products and our story to key pupil transportation professionals. The program was very well organized. Well worth the money and time commitment. Jack Woodyard, ProFusion Industries, Akron, OH

SBX provided a positive, friendly environment which enabled meaningful dialogue and networking. Cary Grossman, REI, Omaha, NE

SBX is an excellent opportunity to network with school transportation decision makers from across the country. The sharing of information and ideas is also excellent! Dave McDonald, Director of Business Development, Rosco Vision Systems, Inc., Jamaica, NY