Premier Transportation Launches New Smartphone App

MINNEAPOLIS, January 15, 2013 – Premier Transportation, a locally woman-owned and operated chauffeured transportation company, has released its own mobile app for iPhones, iPads and Android smartphones and tablets. 

“We wanted to be the first locally operated chauffeur driven transportation company to offer our corporate and leisure customers the convenience and technology of a custom mobile app. You can access a number of different features that make it much easier for travelers to book car services that will promptly deliver you and your guests to and from your destination,” says Nicole French, vice president of sales and marketing for Premier Transportation.

Customers can download the Premier Transportation App NOW and instantly be able to book ground transportation services locally and in worldwide with our easy to use interface. The Premier Transportation mobile application allows customers to create real-time reservations for chauffeured ground transportation in over 550 cities across the globe. Premier Transportation  provides door-to-door pick up service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Premier Transportation will get you to your destination safely with a professionally trained chauffeur.  

Premier Transportation service includes to/from Airport Transfers where we will track your flight and have your driver at the airport upon your arrival. Point-to-Point Transfers to/from restaurants, hotels, office meetings, residences and multiple destinations.  Also book Hourly/As Directed transportation to enjoy a night out on the town with family and friends. We are #1 in providing innovative solutions for your travel needs by providing exceptional service! No detail is too small, no request too big. Premier Transportation chauffeurs are the experts on the road. 


With just a few taps of the finger, Premier Transportation offers:

• Easy booking/ for single or multiple passengers

• Bookings will be applied directly to your account

• Use the app in any city you are in

• The app is preloaded with all major airports and will select the ones closest to you

• Notify Premier Transportation of status updates with a simple push of a button

• Our app allows you to populate your regular pick up points and destinations

• 24 -7 Premier Transportation customer support

• Download our FREE app TODAY!

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Premier Honored with the 2012 Limousine Digest Award in Atlantic City

November 19, 2012 1 comment

On November 14, 2012 Premier Transportation was honored to win the IMAGE award at the 2012 Limousine Digest Show in Atlantic City, NJ. The Image award honors an operator who understands the importance of a strong brand. It recognizes a operator who is not only one of the “Best” in the industry for marketing but who understand the importance of the image you create within the industry, your market, to your customers and in your community.
Premier Transportation has built an image synonymous with “Premier Quality and Premier Service.” We have focused for over 40 years on creating a brand that promises quality, reliability, professionalism, and superior service. Premier has developed an overall marketing presentation where this promise is reinforced every time people come into contact with any facet of our organization.
We are honored to be recognized by Limousine Digest as they are “The Voice of The Luxury Ground Transportation Industry” a widely respected publication. This is the third year in a row that Premier has been honored with an award by Limousine Digest. We won in 2010 for “Midsize Operator of the Year” and in 2011 Nicole French was name the transportation industry’s “Employee of the Year.”

Premier Transportation of Minneapolis is Accountable for Carbon Footprint

Premier Transportation of Minneapolis is Accountable for Carbon Footprint

Premier Transportation is proud to announce we are an official member of Green Ride Global. As the first Green Ride Global Member in Minnesota, the team at Premier Transportation recognized the need to differentiate themselves as environmental leaders in their market. “Customers are increasingly looking for green suppliers when it comes to ground transportation” says Janet Cherrier, President of Premier Transportation. “We are committed to reducing our greenhouse gas emissions from all areas of our business operations and are assisting our clients in reaching their own sustainability goals.”

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Premier Named Finalist for the Minnesota M+E 2011 Best Of Awards

On Tuesday January 24, 2012 it was announced that the readers of Minnesota Meetings + Events magazine picked Premier Transportation to be a finalist in their 10th annual Readers’ Choice Best Of Awards. The Best Of awards are designed to honor the cream of the crop in the regional meetings and events industry. Readers determine the winners— every vote in each category is influential and important.

The awards are a celebration of the hard work and above-and-beyond service of suppliers who help planners be at the top of their game. The winners will be announced at the Readers’ Choice Best Of Party in March and appear in the Spring 2012 issue of Minnesota Meetings + Events. This is a great honor for Premier to be selected as a finalist as we strive to accommodate meeting and event planner at the top of their game. Thank you to all our supporters!

Premier Transportation Finalist for Two Awards at Limo Digest Show

A team of four Premier executives are attending the 2011 Limo Digest Show in Atlantic City, November 6-9 at the Trump Taj Mahal. The Limo Digest Show is an event that is dedicated to the limousine transportation industry. By Attending the limousine and luxury ground transportation industry’s premier international event of the year, Premier’s executives gain the knowledge, tools and connections needed to create a stronger brand and better serve their customers. The event consists of networking opportunities, educational seminars, and a tradeshow floor of the latest game changing products, and a Awards Gala.

Last year, Premier Transportation was named the winner of the 2010 “Midsize Operator of the Year” award. In 2011 Premier is honored to announce that we are a finalist in two categories at the Gala. The first is the “Image Award,” and is awarded to the company that has the best overall marketing presentation and that creatively or uniquely connects with their customers. Our Vice President of Sales and Marketing is also a finalist for the “Employee of the Year” Award. “We are very excited for our company to be recognized for the third year in a row. The finalist represent the best of the best in the chauffeured transportation industry”, stated owner Janet Cherrier.

Premier Team & Limo Digest's Chris Weiss Accepting "Operator of the Year" Award

Premier Executive Attends MPI World Education Congress

In July of 2011 the MPI World Education Congress was held in Orlando, Florida. This three-day event is the largest annual global educational conference for the meetings and events industry. WEC presented an array of new marketplace features and educational experiences aimed at delivering face-to-face business conversations and innovative professional development sessions.

Premier Transportation sent their VP of Sales and Marketing Nicole French to attend. She is also the VP of Strategic Alliance for the Minnesota Chapter of MPI. With Premier’s focus on delivering the most comprehensive transportation solutions to the meeting and event industry representation at conferences of this caliber are crucial.

By having an executive attend WEC the entire Premier team becomes knowledgeable about the latest research, strategies and the most innovative ideas the industry has to offer.

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Premier VP Nominated for a EMPI Award

Premier Transportation is proud to announce that our VP of Sales and Marketing, Nicole French has been nominated by the Minnesota Chapter of MPI for a EMPI Award. What is an EMPI? Is stands for Excellence in MPI and is awarded to MPI MN members who exemplify strong support and the level participation needed to help the chapter and industry grow and succeed. Nicole was nominated in the Meeting/Event of the Year category for leading a team of meeting professionals who created and executed and event called “The Great MPI MN Race.”

The event took place on June 16th, 2010 in the historical city of St. Paul, MN. The concept of the race was teams of eight to ten people who would decipher clues that take them to checkpoints within the surrounding St. Paul area. At each checkpoint the teams were asked to complete a challenge to earn points before they could move on. The platform for the event was to provide the suppliers with exposure to planners and introduce planners to new venues and suppliers through out the city. This was Nicole’s French second year chairing the event and her third EMPI Nomination. She won an EMPI in 2006 for the Rising Star Award.