Driving Out Harm

Our company-wide global safety development campaign, Driving Out Harm, has been proven to promote consistency in our safety practices. This campaign demonstrates our intense commitment to safe operations throughout our organization. These policies include a range of standards for our leadership, as well as individual competence and accountability. Driving Out Harm embraces our corporate safety value through the strict implementation of our twelve Global Standards. These safety initiatives tighten our control on safety risks in all key areas.

A proven thought-leader in safety, National Express Transit (NEXT) has crafted proprietary company-wide programs that establish and enforce strict safety and management standards. Our innovative Frontline Position Candidate Screening ensures a safe, consistent, and pleasurable experience for all riders. With NEXT on board, it’s an easy road ahead.

Who We Are

A worldwide leader in Fixed Route and Paratransit solutions, National Express Transit (NEXT) has the experience and expertise to make sure there are no bumps along the way. NEXT is the transit division of National Express LLC (NELLC). As a subsidiary of National Express Group, NELLC is backed by the strength and history of one of the world’s leading public transit companies. Every contract is handled by a dedicated local team who delivers the professionalism and personal attention you’re looking for. Safety is always Job 1.

National Express LLC’s Shuttle division, operated by WeDriveU, is a leader in private transportation solutions for workplaces and campuses. WeDriveU shuttles help companies, universities and hospitals attract talent, link public transit and boost productivity for long-distance commuters. Click here to learn more.

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National Express Transit Leadership Team

Erick serves as President & CEO of National Express Shuttle (operated by WeDriveU) and Transit, part of National Express North America (https://www.nellc.com), a business unit of global mobility provider National Express Group. Erick and his team lead the strategy to deliver transportation solutions for connected communities, campuses and workplaces. Erick previously served as President & CEO of WeDriveU as well as its President and Chief Operating Officer. Over 15 years with the company, he has developed and expanded WeDriveU’s client base, grown revenues and scaled WeDriveU nationwide. Erick serves on the Board of Directors for the North American Transit Association (NATA), is a member of the American Public Transit Association and the Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT), and was named to ACT’s 40 Under 40 in TDM. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Productions and Operations Management from Cal State East Bay – School of Business and Economics.

John oversees the Business Development Team and leads them to engage with key stakeholders. Through key engagement and relationship building, King and his team will ensure the development of qualified sales, bids and acquisitions, and conversion targets for the company.

“I am truly excited to join the National Express Transit team and welcome this opportunity to help grow our transit portfolio,” said King. “I look forward to meeting our current customers and working alongside a very talented team to ensure that we provide unrivaled safety methods and dedicated service that addresses the needs of our customers and their communities.”

Before joining NEXT, King was the regional vice president at Transdev and prior to that, held managerial positions at Veolia Transportation and Yellow Transportation. King also brings with him more than 20 years of experience in operations.

Rick joins the National Express team with 32 years of transit operations and business development experience. He hired, trained, supervised, and managed over 5,000 transit professionals at 20 locations nationwide in past positions, and was responsible for over $600 million in sales of transit, shuttle, fixed-route, and ADA paratransit service contracts during his career.

Our Mission & Values

Our mission is providing the safest, highest-quality transportation services — on time, every time.

Our vision is to deliver service excellence to earn the partnership, loyalty, and trust of our customers and employees with an operational focus on our five core values: Safety, Customer, People, Community, and Excellence.

Safety in Routing and Scheduling Software and Fleet Maintenance Solutions

Safety

We only do what is safe and stop any unsafe behavior.
Fixed Route Service and Transportation Scheduling Software

Community

Our policies and practices will advance the social, environmental and economic conditions in the communities where we operate.​
Transportation Scheduling Software and Fixed Route Service

People

We develop the talents, reward the exceptional performance and respect the rights of all our employees.
National Transportation Company and Paratransit Operations

Customer

We place them at the heart of our business and relentlessly meet their expectations.

Demand Responsive Paratransit and Route Scheduling software

Excellence

We constantly strive to be excellent in all that we do.​