DULLES, Va. (September 13, 2018) – Reston Limousine has received a total of 80 awards and honors since its incorporation in 1990 and has made impressive strides in recent years to include being named the 8th largest fleet in the Country and defying odds by achieving hiring success during an industry shortage of drivers.
Awards and Recognition
In 2018 alone, Reston Limousine has received multiple awards and honors to include being named the Best Travel Experience by the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Loudoun County’s Favorite Limo Company or Car Service by LoudounNow, Loudoun Times Mirror’s Best Limo/Car Service, and the winner of the CEO Report’s 2018 Washington D.C.Velocity Growth Awards.
Last month, the company was also honored with a resolution from the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and a congressional record from Honorable Rep. Barbara Comstock; both recognizing the 10th Anniversary of Sterling Women, a monthly women’s networking event, founded by Reston Limousine owner and CEO, Kristina Bouweiri.
Reston Limousine has also donated over 1 million dollars in transportation to charities and reputable causes since their start including; Juvenile Diabetes, Wounded Warriors, the Make-A-Wish® foundation, The Children’s Inn at NIH, and many more.
Jumping 10 places in 5 years: Now 8th largest Fleet in USA
In 2013, Reston Limousine was ranked the 18th largest fleet in the Country, as reported by Luxury Coach and Transportation (LCT) Magazine. Today, Reston Limousine has achieved the title of 8th largest transportation fleet in the United States, as of LCT’s August 2018 issue; moving up an impressive 10 spaces in only five years.
Hiring Success during Industry-wide Driver Shortage
The 2017 and 2018 years were particularly hard on the transportation industry as they suffered a severe shortage of driver applicants. Reston Limousine CEO, Kristina Bouweiri, however, used a creative multi-pronged approach to their hiring drive that saw the company reach and exceed their goal of drivers hired amidst the severe hiring drought.
Reston Limousine has hired over 120 new drivers since beginning its hiring drive in January 2018.
“Running a transportation business continues to be challenging in this economy due to the nationwide shortage of commercial drivers.” Reston Limousine President and CEO, Kristina Bouweiri, said. “I am so pleased that my team has collectively come up with new and creative ideas for recruiting and retaining drivers; quality drivers remain our company’s number one asset.”
About Reston Limousine:
Under the leadership of President and CEO Kristina Bouweiri, Reston Limousine has grown from five vehicles in 1990 to a $26 million company with more than 240 sedans, SUVs, limousines, vans, and buses. The award-winning transportation operator services the Washington metropolitan area and beyond, 24/7 from its headquarters in Dulles, Virginia, and locations in Fairfax as well as offices in Capitol Heights, National Harbor, Maryland. Most visibly branded through the shuttle bus routes it operates for George Mason University, Howard University and other public and private institutions, Reston Limousine also provides the full spectrum of charter services including winery and brewery tours, DC sightseeing excursions, airport transfers, corporate and event transportation, and more. For additional information contact Reston Limousine at 703-478-0500 or visit www.restonlimo.com.