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Fort Lauderdale, Fla. –December 7, 2017 –, the premier transportation and bus charter company serving the South Florida area, has welcomed two new luxury motor coaches to its current fleet, adding approximately 30% new capacity. The company, founded by a former cruise line executive, is also celebrating its second year in business, having begun operations in fall 2015 with one employee and now has grown to employ 25 full-time team members.

“We’ve grown steadily since welcoming our first passengers two years ago, and transported approximately 50,000 guests in the past year,” said Crane Gladding, president and founder of “These two new state-of-the-art motor coaches nicely round out our current fleet of seven coaches and three executive mini-buses, providing a sophisticated ride for those high-end clients who want to transport their guests in luxury and style.”

Each of the two matching MCI J4500 motor coaches feature a spiral entrance stairway with ergonomic grab rails, comfortable, lumbar-supported seating for up to 60 passengers, exceptional legroom, theatre-style tiered seating in first three rows providing exceptional passenger views, full wi-fi, LED lighting, sleek overhead lighting and storage, satellite TV, a large, re-configured lavatory and a built-in HDMI station for corporate presentations and videos. Enhanced safety features also include integrated three-point seat belts, electronic stability program for a smoother ride and to improve vehicle control, ergonomic cockpit for the driver, low emissions and a 360-degree camera system offers full surround view along with enhanced low speed visibility. specializes in large groups, providing maximum comfort and dependability, while taking the stress and hassle out of travel. The company caters to corporations, event planners, community associations, senior groups, DMCs, travel agents, cruise lines, church groups and school groups for field trips sports activities and is an approved transportation vendor with Miami-Dade and Broward district schools. They can also customize tours and transportation for corporate events, weddings and other large gatherings such as bar/bat mitzvahs, group outings, senior living trips and more. also offers custom tours for groups of 20 or more, such as an Everglades Explorer tour, Miami City and Cultural excursion as well as a day of shopping and attractions in Naples, Florida. A dedicated tour concierge is onboard for the entire trip and ensures that every guest enjoys the outing to the fullest. The company can also create custom tours based on the needs of any group.
Gladding founded the company after seeing a need for a customer-focused transportation company in South Florida. He is leveraging his many years as a cruise line executive, most recently as senior vice president for revenue management and passenger services at Norwegian Cruise Line. He also understands the needs of travel agents, having been one himself through his tenure at National Leisure Group N/K/A World Travel Holdings, the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company. Because of his vast experience in travel and hospitality, he is very much focused on ensuring the customer experience is exceptional and that the transportation service is flawless.
Meeting planners, travel agents or those organizing group outings can receive a quick quote for their group when they visit the company’s website: or they can call the company at: 1-888-419-1988.

About Florida Tours

Florida Tours is premier transportation and bus charter company currently serving South Florida and focused on delivering a safe, seamless and fun ride for all guests. Specializing in large group movements, the company utilizes state-of-the–art vehicles that provide maximum dependability and comfort. The current fleet includes nine motor coaches and three executive mini-buses. In-coach amenities include: wi-fi, 110v outlets, DVD player with television monitors, comfortable seating, restrooms, friendly, professional drivers, sophisticated safety features and GPS tracking and fuel monitoring. For more information and to receive a quote, visit: Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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