Marcou Transportation Group, Owner of Dav El | BostonCoach Brands Acquire Chicago’s Metropolitan Limousine
Expands Transportation Network in Nation’s 3rd Largest City
January 5, 2016 – (Boston, MA) –Marcou Transportation Group, owner of Dav El | BostonCoach, today announces the acquisition of Metropolitan Limousine, Chicago’s premiere quality chauffeured service. The company will now be known as Metropolitan Limousine, a Dav El | BostonCoach Company.
Located in the heart of the South Loop, Metropolitan Limousine has been operating a private chauffeured service in the Chicagoland area since 1972. Since its founding, Metropolitan Limousine has developed a network of affiliate partners across the U.S. and Canada, and in major cities throughout Europe, Asia, South America, and Australia to accommodate clients traveling nationally and internationally.
“Metropolitan Limousine is one of the oldest and largest transportation services in the Chicago market and provides the highest-quality of limousine services in the city. Metropolitan’s staff consists of well-trained and hardworking employees and we are excited for them to join our team,” stated Scott Solombrino, President and Chief Executive Officer for Dav El | Boston Coach. “Chicago is a key market for our business and this acquisition positions us as a major operator there, providing access to all the top luxury hotels in Chicago, which Metropolitan Limousine currently services.”
“The acquisition of Metropolitan Limousine is a strategic component to the growth and operations of the Dav El | BostonCoach transportation network,” said Solombrino.
“The opportunity provided to Metropolitan by the Dav El | BostonCoach acquisition is an exciting one that offers multiple benefits for our customers and our company,” said Ted Milos, former co-owner of Metropolitan.
“We have had a longstanding and beneficial business relationship with Dav El | BostonCoach for nearly a half-century,” added former co-owner Tom Mulligan, “ and the acquisition ensures positive growth opportunities and a broader range of options available to our customers.”
The acquisition of Metropolitan Limousine closely follows Dav El | BostonCoach’s acquisition of San Diego’s Torrey Pines Transportation in October.
Terms of the acquisition are not being disclosed.
About Dav El | BostonCoach
Dav El | BostonCoach is the largest privately owned chauffeured transportation company in the world and maintains its highest quality and safety standards through innovation, dedication to the customer and personal, professional service. Dav El | BostonCoach offers the most comprehensive executive ground transportation services available, including deluxe limousines, luxury sedans, executive vans and buses, and a professional and knowledgeable staff of trained chauffeurs, reservations agents and travel managers to meet every request and exceed every expectation. Serving business travelers for over three decades, Dav El | BostonCoach currently operates in over 500 metropolitan markets, across six continents, with a fleet of more than 25,000 vehicles.
About Marcou Transportation Group
Marcou Transportation Group was started by Marcou brothers, David and Derek, in 1986 and has flourished through a program of organic growth and acquisitions. In addition to its extensive holdings in the premium chauffeured transportation market, Marcou Transportation Group also operates para-transit transportation, school transportation and taxi transportation companies in multiple states.