Petermann Bus Technician Heather Schnitker-Blume Selected as the Sole Woman Finalist of School Transportation News’ 2023 Garage Stars

Anna Lam | 2 August, 2023 | Petermann

Talawanda, OH – Petermann Bus is proud to announce that Heather Schnitker-Blume, maintenance technician, at its Talawanda, OH, location, has been selected as a School Transportation News (STN) Garage Star finalist. Heather is the only woman finalist this year out of the ten selected and is featured on the cover of the August issue of STN’s magazine for her accomplishments. The magazine spotlights Heather, as well as the other finalists. STN’s annual Garage Star aims to bring more recognition to maintenance professionals' vital role in school bus safety. Individuals are nominated and then selected based on a graded criteria system. Over 120 individuals were nominated for 2023, including another fellow teammate Humberto Aguayo, from Petermann’s sister brand, Durham School Services, in Grayslake, IL.

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NELLC Appoints Tim Wertner as CEO of its Student Transportation Division in North America

Lisle, IL -- National Express LLC (“the Company”), a division of National Express Group PLC, today announced that Tim Wertner has been appointed CEO of Student Transportation (“School Bus”).

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Petermann Bus Driver Paul Kraszewski Recognized for Excellent Service by the City of Tallmadge, Ohio

Anna Lam | 20 April, 2022 | Petermann

TALLMADGE, OH – Petermann Bus, a leader in student transportation, is proud to share that its driver, Paul Kraszewski from Tallmadge, Ohio, has received a Certificate of Appreciation from the City of Tallmadge, honoring and recognizing the outstanding, impactful service he puts forth every day to his students and community. Paul was presented with the certificate by Jonathon Bolas, Ward 3 Councilman, at a city council meeting last month.

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Petermann Bus Donates Service to West Chester Liberty Chamber Alliance for Pivotal Criminal Justice Leadership Session

Anna Lam | 7 April, 2022 | Petermann

LAKOTA, OH – Petermann Bus, a leader in student transportation, recently provided complimentary transportation service to the West Chester ∙ Liberty Chamber Alliance for their Leadership 21 – Criminal Justice Session, a program designed to give leaders a better understanding of the community’s local criminal justice system, as well as to open and maintain constructive dialogue to make the community a better place to live and work. The donation of transportation service to the chamber alliance was made as part of Petermann Bus’ company-wide Partners Beyond the Bus program.

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Petermann Bus to Serve Akron Public Schools in Ohio With Its Renowned Fleet for the Next Five Years

Anna Lam | 12 August, 2021 | Petermann

Lisle, IL and Akron, OH – Petermann Bus, a leader in student transportation, will serve the students of Akron Public Schools for the next five years starting this month. Petermann Bus currently serves numerous public schools and districts in the state of Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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