WeDriveU Named National Finalist by Association for Commuter Transportation

WeDriveU Named National Finalist by Association for Commuter Transportation

ACT honors nominees “leading efforts within their local communities and nationally.”

BURLINGAME, Calif., Aug. 1, 2018 – WeDriveU, the leader in transportation solutions specializing in corporate and university shuttles, announced today it was named an award finalist in the category of “Marketing and Outreach – Partnership” by the Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT).

ACT recognizes and honors outstanding achievements in transportation demand management (TDM) with the annual awards. Over 80 nominations were received in 15 categories for the 2018 awards, which were highlighted at this month’s ACT International Conference.

“Nominees like WeDriveU are leading efforts within their local communities and nationally that aim to improve the quality of life of commuters, improve the livability of communities, and support economic growth,” said David Straus, Executive Director of ACT.  “It is a great achievement to be selected as a finalist by your peers and we applaud all of their achievements.”

ACT honored WeDriveU’s annual #StuffTheBus Toy Drive supporting the 501(c)3 San Francisco Fire Department Toy Program with participation from clients such as Salesforce (founding sponsor), Amazon and LinkedIn and partners such as Tripshot and the Bay Area Council.

“WeDriveU’s #StuffTheBus program reflects the incredible generosity of our clients, passengers, partners and team,” said Joanna Rustin, VP Marketing, WeDriveU. “It embodies our spirit of giving back to the communities we’ve proudly served for 30 years.”

In a comment on 2017 donations, Jill Peeler, Event Coordinator with SF Firefighters Toy Program, said: “On behalf of our firefighters and volunteers, we’re grateful to WeDriveU and their clients for helping us ensure every child in our region has the opportunity to experience the joy of receiving a new toy.”

View all of ACT’s finalists at: http://actweb.org/2018-act-national-award-finalists/.

About WeDriveU

WeDriveU is the leader in transportation solutions, specializing in corporate and university shuttles. WeDriveU is experiencing significant growth in its 30th anniversary year and serves over 6,100,000 annual passengers. Recognized as a pioneer in mobility, WeDriveU is a strategic partner to the world’s top brands, with client programs that consistently earn awards for excellence in commuting and sustainability. WeDriveU operates across the U.S. www.wedriveu.com @wedriveu

About ACT

With a vision of a better journey for everyone, the Association for Commuter Transportation strives to get the most out of our transportation systems by advancing Transportation Demand Management (TDM) programs and policies.  ACT’s nearly 1,000 members represent major employers, universities/colleges, hospitals, state departments of transportation, municipalities, metropolitan planning organizations, transportation management association, transportation providers, and regional rideshare programs. www.actweb.org @ACTNational

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