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5 Travel Apps Make Planning a Snap

Posted by Jen Barry on Fri, Dec 21, 2012

Productivity, Communication, and Good Eats

The Internet is great for making travel plans, but it’s not the latest in finding and organizing information. With the use of tablets and smartphones, apps for travel planning have become increasingly popular—so much that the need for traditional websites has all but disappeared. Even the most robust travel search sites have mobile versions that make loading and purchasing easier, but apps are the way of the future. Check out these amazing smartphone and tablet apps that will make planning flights, securing hotels, and organizing a limo to LAX for your company a breeze.

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Tags: Car Service LAX, Chauffeured Car Service, chauffeured sedan los angeles, Corporate Travel, executive chauffeur, Executive Travel, Ground Transportation, Limo to LAX, Limousine Service, Private Car Service

5 Big Trends Every Travel Coordinator Should Know

Posted by Nate Strong on Tue, Dec 18, 2012

The Airport Car Services, Hotels, and More!

Technology is constantly changing, and that means the way we do our daily business has to change, too. As a travel coordinator, you’re likely to run across new resources every day that make your job easier. We’ve been watching the latest trends in executive travel, for better or for worse, and we think you might enjoy the heads up on the hot trends that help you do your job.

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Tags: Ground Transportation, Chauffeured Car Service, Car Service LAX, executive chauffeur, Executive, Limo to LAX

Customer Service in Chauffeured Transportation

Posted by Nate Strong on Wed, Nov 28, 2012

The Advantage of Flexibility


Chauffeured transportation and customer service are practically synonyms. Without exceptional service, a private chauffeured transportation company is no different than any other transportation business. Every established and respectable private transportation company prides themselves on providing the best possible service for their passengers.

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Tags: customer service, Limousine Service, Ground Transportation, Chauffeured Car Service, Airport Transfer, Group Transportation, Executive Travel, executive chauffeur, Airport Arrivals, Corporate Travel

Chauffeured Transportation...for Babies

Posted by Patrick Pace on Wed, Nov 21, 2012

Show Some Restraint


On one occasion, when I was driving as a chauffeur, I had met the young family for a curbside pick-up. I proceeded through the motions, as any good chauffeur would. I opened the passenger side rear door to allow the couple and their newbor entry, while I began to load their luggage. I noticed that they had with them a car seat for their baby, which was a relief, because the trip details I had didn’t show that any car seats were requested from our company. Then, as I normally do, I gently prompted the parents to install the seat because of their familiarity. The father nodded approvingly and I began to load their luggage. Soon, we began our forty mile drive to their destination.

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Tags: customer service, Limousine Service, Ground Transportation, Chauffeured Car Service, Airport Transfer, Executive Travel, executive chauffeur, Airport Arrivals, private transportation, Corporate Travel, Private Car Service

How Technology Has Shaped Nationwide Sedan Service

Posted by Nate Strong on Fri, Nov 16, 2012

Modern Luxury Transportation

The rise of technology over the past several decades has had a dramatic impact on businesses in every industry. Luxury ground transportation for executives has benefited significantly through the widespread availability of technology, which includes online booking, GPS, flight-tracking and software to check traffic patterns. While the art of safely transport passengers across Los Angeles or other metro destinations doesn't require these components, companies who've invested heavily in technology stand out above the rest.

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Tags: Ground Transportation, Executive Travel

Chauffeured Transportation Is Executive Customer Service

Posted by Nate Strong on Wed, Nov 14, 2012

Dedicated to Service

For many, using a chauffeured car service is quite simple. The reservation is made, and when the time comes for your car to pick you up you get in and let the chauffeur drive you to your destination.  For the passenge,r it really is an enjoyable and easy experience, as it should be. However what you may not be aware of is how much time and preparation goes in to each reservation. From the dispatcher all the way to the chauffeur, there are many people who work together to make every chauffeured experience the best one possible for the passenger.

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Tags: customer service, Ground Transportation, Chauffeured Car Service, Executive Travel, executive chauffeur, private transportation, Corporate Travel

Airport Arrivals: Where Do I Meet My Chauffeur?

Posted by Nate Strong on Wed, Nov 07, 2012

Arriving At an Unfamiliar Airport

Whether you are coming into a city you have never visited or a going through a confusing and heavily-traveled destination, arriving at the airport can be an ominous undertaking.  Finding your way to baggage claim and finally locating your bags on the carousel is enough hassle in itself, especially after sitting on a plane for several hours. So why add more unnecessary anxiety to your travels by trying to navigate a car in an unfamiliar metropolis? One can easily turn a potentially stressful travel situation into a convenient and pleasant one by booking a chauffeured car service for an airport arrival.

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Tags: Limousine Service, Ground Transportation, Chauffeured Car Service, Airport Transfer, Group Transportation, Executive Travel, Airport Arrivals, Corporate Travel

What To Expect When Using Chauffeured Transportation?

Posted by Nate Strong on Wed, Oct 17, 2012

What to Look for When Using a Private Car Service

chauffeured car service is the premier, luxurious choice when it comes to ground transportation.  And with exceptional customer service always being the goal, your experience as the traveler should be nothing less than extraordinary. Limo companies are all about taking care of their clients; luxury and professionalism is what they are built upon.

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Tags: Ground Transportation, Chauffeured Car Service, Executive Travel, Private Car Service

Why Your Company Needs a Custom Reservation System

Posted by Nate Strong on Mon, Oct 15, 2012

Your Own Corporate Reservation System

Planning corporate transportation can be quite the task, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Some Luxury Transportation companies offer Custom Corporate Reservation Portals to help make your travel planning a breeze. In short, these reservation portals allow company’s an easy way to book and manage all of their transportation needs in a simple on-line setting. The reality is, if your company is not utilizing these services, they are greatly missing out. Let’s take a look at a few of the main ways custom reservation portals can benefit your business today.

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Tags: Ground Transportation, Group Transportation, Executive Travel, Corporate Travel, FAQ

How a Private Car Service Works

Posted by Nate Strong on Wed, Oct 10, 2012

Private Car Service

While using a private car service may be a normal mode of transportation for some, many people are unfamiliar with the process of booking and utilizing a chauffeured service.  Due to simple misunderstandings or lack of information, it is easy to dismiss the idea of choosing a private car service for ground transportation.  However, using such a service is much easier than you may think. 

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Tags: Ground Transportation, Chauffeured Car Service, Airport Transfer, Airport Arrivals, Private Car Service