Monday, September 28, 2020

Jeff Shanker (left) and Gray Hill of Black Tie TransportationWinston-Salem/Greensboro, N.C. — Gray Hill, president and owner of Black Tie Transportation, Black Tie Bus Charters (Winston Salem/Greensboro, NC), Blue Diamond Transportation, and Academic Fieldtrips and Tours (Raleigh, NC), is pleased to announce that Jeff Shanker has joined the companies, as  Chief Strategist for the companies.  In conjunction with Laura Timmons and Brad Jackson, he will assist with the overall strategy for our business, compliance, training, safety, business development, and business relationships on a local and national level. 

“With Jeff’s industry knowledge and diversity within the entire passenger ground transportation business, he is a natural fit for our growing companies,” says Hill.

Shanker, a tenured industry professional is excited about joining the Black Tie team. “The vision they have, the new facility currently under construction in such a prime location, and the continued business growth and expansion is truly inspiring.  It is genuinely a privilege to join Gray, the Black Tie Transportation, Black Tie Transportation Bus Charter, Blue Diamond Transportation, and Academic Fieldtrips and Tours group of companies.  I look forward to the teamwork and expanding our companies’ business and brand throughout the limousine and motorcoach industry.  Gray has a great team in place and we all look forward to growing and the prosperous future.”

Hill, a second-generation company owner, has stewarded his companies from a single limousine to a fleet of over 75 vehicles including sedans, SUVs, vans, limousines, buses and motorcoaches with offices across North Carolina. 

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