Bailey Coach Starts New Venture
Bailey Coach Celebrates Disinfecting Over 500 First Responder Vehicles
With the COVID-19 Pandemic, Bailey Coach wanted to keep area first responders safe. We opened a FREE disinfecting station at our office and after 20 days of having it open, we celebrated disinfecting 500+ vehicles! This was made possible by employees who volunteered their time. The first responder vehicle disinfecting station remains open M-F 8am-2pm until the demand is no longer there. No appointment necessary. The process takes 2-5 minutes. We are located at 1708 Route 116 in Spring Grove, PA.
BAILEY COACH OPEN HOUSE
On April 23rd, Bailey Coach celebrated the opening of their new facility by hosting an Open House for over 800 people! This was our 4th move in 20 years as the company grew from 2 buses in 1998 to having 30 vehicles today!
Renovations on this building started in October 2018 and included; gutting the building, removing the roof, and adding a second floor to the office portion of the building. We could not be happier about the finished product and cannot wait to continue transporting people from our new location!
Rotary Mission Trip to North Carolina
Catherine Branthoover one of our motorcoach operators is installing a light in New Bern NC in a home that was flooded by Hurricane Florence in 2018. Catherine donated her professional driving skills to drive a group sponsored by the Hanover Rotary Club this past week.
congressman lloyd smucker visits bailey coach
Today Bailey Coach had the opportunity to host a Town Hall meeting with Congressman Lloyd Smucker! Congressman Smucker grew up in the Amish community and is the 10th of 12 siblings. He was the first of his family to go to high school and Smucker accredited that decision with leading him to his current career. He served in the state senate for two years and is now in his second term as a Congressman
Bailey Coach Collects Donations for The Victims of Hurricane Florence
New United Way Themed Motorcoach
Bailey Coach unveiled its United Way themed coach today at the United Way kickoff, at the Appell Center in York. Bailey Coach partnered with the United Way to crest a better awareness of United Way and the need in York County to support United Way.
John and Courtney Bailey are shown with the United Way coach.
Bailey Coach and The United Way of York
On October 10th, 2019 Bailey Coach celebrated having 100% employee participation in donating to the United Way of York for the 4th year in a row. With having 100% employee contribution, management promised to do something crazy. Courtney Bailey (VP of Bailey Coach) and Ann Druck (President of United Way of York) landed on top of Bailey Coach in a helicopter and slept on the roof that night. Employees and members of the community came together for an evening celebration of raising money and awareness for a good cause.
All Veterans Trip
In remembrance of Veteran’s Day, Bailey Coach sponsored a Veterans trip this past November. Taking nearly 800 veterans, their families and supporters to the Marine Corps Museum in Quantico, Virginia. Please enjoy this highlight video that the students at Spring Grove High School produced for this memorable event.
2019 FOUR CHAPLAINS AWARD
This year company owner John Bailey was awarded the Legion of Honor Award by The Chapel of Four Chaplains. This award was given in recognition of Johns lifetime of service to all people regardless of race or faith. This award symbolizes for all Americans and for all time the unity of this Nation, founded upon the Fatherhood of One God. Here is a photo of John when he received the award during the Four Chaplains Prayer Breakfast.
BAILEY COACH "GOLD STAR BUS" FEATURED IN MEMORIAL DAY PARADE
Bailey Coach is proud to announce that our “Gold Star Bus” was in this years 2019 East Berlin Memorial Day Parade. Company owner, John Bailey was also the featured speaker at the Memorial Day Service. Featured is John Bailey with the “Gold Star Bus”.
Miss PA Comes to Bailey Coach
Bailey Coach is pleased to announce that on Friday July 12th Miss Pennsylvania, Kayla Repasky came to visit our office. We are proud to have been a sponsor of the 2019 Miss PA competition and thoroughly enjoyed having Kayla in the office with us so we could show her what we do best, luxury transportation.
2018 ANNUAL VETERANS TRIP
In November of 2018, Bailey Coach had the wonderful pleasure of transporting 400+ veterans to Gettysburg for the day.
PENNSYLVANIA BUS ASSOCIATION (PBA) EVENT 2019
PBA Annual Marketplace
Bailey Coach had the pleasure of transporting their VIP group leaders to the 2017 Pennsylvania Bus Association’s Annual Marketplace. Students from Spring Grove High School were asked to video the marketplace. Here is the amazing video they produced!
Bailey Coach Forms Partnership with Irizar USA
In October 2019, Bailey Coach became an authorized service center for Irizar USA, the official distributor of Irizar i6 coaches, with headquarters in Basque Country, Spain.
Irizar is a 130-year-old company, with core values that always lead up to unmatched customer service and satisfaction, application of newest technologies and adaptivity of sustainable measures. And with Irizar USA, Irizar wants to develop the same market culture and growth in American soil as it has done in the other parts of the world. Hence, Irizar is now partnering with Bailey Coach – both companies strive to maintain the same aspirations and value.
John Bailey, President of Bailey Coach, envisioned a company that would higher the standards of service in the industry and offer new technologies to its’ customers. He started with his experience and learnings of the business from his uncle, who operated train tours to Chicago in 1933, and two European style coaches. Now, twenty-one years later, Bailey coach has a fleet of over twenty vehicles with over 15 motor coaches, including a beautiful Irizar i6 in its modern, sophisticated facility that is also an authorized service for Irizar. This is a step forward for both Irizar and Bailey Coach, as this partnership is opening new, exciting doors for both the companies.
After its successful venture in the West Coast, Irizar is spreading it wings to the North Eastern region of the country and the new service center is a huge leap forward towards ensuring the customers that they will always be closer to them. Irizar is continuously working on being stronger and better, and Bailey Coach is exited to be a strong partner for Irizar.
After 15 Years of Service Rick Stine Retires
After 1,422 trips over 15 years, Rick Stine, sedan and van driver hangs up his keys. Rick plans to spend more time with his grandchildren and enjoy more time in the outdoors hunting and fishing.
AFTER FIVE YEARS OF SERVICE FRED NOBLE RETIRES
Fred Noble, sedan van driver for Bailey Coach is retiring after 5 years of service and over 1,000 trips to the regions airports. Thank you Fred for all of your hard work throughout the years. Fred is shown with company president John Bailey hanging up his keys.
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1708 Route 116
Spring Grove, PA 17362