Island Transit Award Recipients
ISLAND TRANSIT RECOGNIZES EMPLOYEE OF THE HALF
Island Transit announces our January – June 2013 Employee of the Half, Steve Webb. Our bi-annual award honors an employee chosen by fellow employees. Steve is a real time, on the spot, problem solver, and does whatever it takes to get the job done right without ever faltering. Steve is the "rock" that holds the morning operators together. He has a "heart of gold", is professional, and does his job superbly! It is with great pleasure that the employees of Island Transit present Steve Webb with this award.
ISLAND TRANSIT 2013 BUS ROADEO WINNER
Coupeville, Washington, July 30, 2013: Mark Vance of Island Transit is the winner of the local 2013 Bus Roadeo. This is the THIRD time that Mark has won the Island Transit Bus Roadeo! He will represent Island Transit at the Washington State Bus Roadeo sponsored by WSDOT, Washington State Transit Association, and Washington State Transit Insurance Pool. Eligibility requirements are based on establishing positive reinforcement for operators who are sincerely dedicated to providing the best of service, courtesy, and safety to our customers.The course is based on ten problem areas encountered on a daily basis, and is a seven minute,scored event. It tests driving skills and safety training. Congratulations Mark!
ISLAND TRANSIT RECOGNIZES 2013 SPIRIT AWARD WINNERS
Coupeville, Washington, July 30, 2013: With great pleasure, Island Transit recognizes our 2013 Spirit Award Team. We honor Robyn "Uniquely Otherwordly" Goldring; Jud "IT Wizard in the Clouds" Hobbs; Pete "Don't ask him about getting locked in the Chicken Coop" Schrum; and Gary "Master of Laughter and Awe" Manker. These "Fab Four" coordinated all aspects of our new "Barn" construction project, as well as the move from our dilapidated old barn. It is beyond incredible that they have accomplished this so eloquently while keeping their sense of humor intact. These four tremendously talented individuals truly epitomize the spirit of Island Transit: dedicated, focused, visionary. We are proud to have them as members of our organization; our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to each and every one of them.
ISLAND TRANSIT RECOGNIZES CAMANO ISLAND EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR