Leonard Bus Sales to Open Trans Tech Bus Service Facility in Garden City Park, Long Island

January 21, 2013, Garden City Park, N.Y. – Leonard Bus Sales and Trans Tech Bus will soon open a new facility in Garden City Park, N.Y., to support all Leonard’s Trans Tech Bus customers in the New York City area. The sales and support facility, slated to open in the coming weeks, will create a brick-and-mortar location for any Trans Tech Bus customers in need of service, warranty, and parts.

“This new location will be a central, one-stop-shop for all of our customers in the area,” said Joe Wolfe, products sales manager for Trans Tech’s school and commercial buses sold and serviced by Leonard Bus sales. “Trans Tech’s existing customers in the area will soon see the benefit’ of Leonard’s award-winning customer support.” (Joe Wolfe – left)

The 4,500 square foot facility, located at 202 Thorens Ave in Garden City Park, N.Y., will include technicians specializing in service for Trans Tech Bus products, as well as parts and sales professionals. The location will open in the weeks ahead, once the Leonard team finishes readying the space for optimal customer service and support.

“We are happy to continue growing our relationship with the Leonard family in the distribution and support of our school and commercial buses,” said Trans Tech President John Phraner. “They are a market-leader when it comes to service and support, and all of our customers in the area will see that in the months ahead.”

About Trans Tech Bus: Trans Tech Bus is a manufacturer of industry-leading conventional and environmentally-friendly electric Type-A school buses. Offering a family of single and dual wheel models, Trans Tech Bus is known for its innovative and fuel-efficient conversion designs. With a wide array of versatile floor plans the company is able to meet ever-changing customer demand. Trans Tech Bus is helping bring green solutions to the school bus market by introducing the 52 passenger zero-emissions eTrans. Trans Tech Bus is a division of Transportation Collaborative Incorporated located near the New York metropolitan area in Warwick, NY and New York’s only school bus manufacturer. www.transtechbus.com

About Leonard Bus Sales, Inc.: Leonard Bus Sales, Inc. is owned and operated by the Leonard family, a recognized leader in the distribution and support of quality, environmentally-friendly school and commercial buses. A third generation family-owned business, Leonard Bus Sales has nearly 50 years of experience providing cost-saving fleet management and award-winning customer support services. Leonard Bus Sales is a distributor of Trans Tech Bus in the NYC area, and of several other bus manufacturer lines in Upstate New York. The company is headquartered in Deposit, NY and operates four additional full-service facilities in Saratoga Springs, Rome, Bergen, and now Garden City Park, NY. www.leonardbus.com

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