John McLeister started out as an apprentice at Wrightbus 30 years ago. He’s now Director of Sales and Business Development, and he’s written for CPT about Wrightbus' upcoming apprenticeship opportunities that will help drive the business forward.
Janette Bell, the newly appointed Managing Director of First Bus was a speaker at CPT’s conference. Two months into the role and the bus industry, she reflects on how she’s found it so far and the qualities we need to cultivate to remain successful.
This week’s blog post is from Sonya Byers, CEO of Women in Transport. Sonya gives readers some insight into what her session at the UK Bus and Coach Conference next week will include, from the benefits of a diverse workforce to retaining talent.
In our final blog of the year, our Chief Executive Graham Vidler recaps the work CPT along with our bus, coach and supplier members have done throughout the year, from raising the profile of the coach industry to securing funding for essential bus services, with a look to the future and some of his hopes for 2021.