Carey International renews franchise license in Puerto Rico
Washington, D.C., Nov. 15, 2015 — Carey International, Inc., the leading provider of innovative chauffeured service solutions, customer-centric travel technology, and ground transportation logistics management has renewed its Carey® franchise agreement in Puerto Rico.
Carey Puerto Rico was founded in 1989, as Royal Star Limousine, Inc., and is a family owned and operated business that focuses on service delivery. It was awarded the Carey Franchise in 1998. Carey Puerto Rico’s thoroughly-vetted chauffeurs meet Carey International’s high standards for safety, professionalism and etiquette. They are fully bilingual, tour-guide trained and certified by the Puerto Rico Tourism Commission. “Our unwavering commitment to delivering the Carey experience to our clients with safe and reliable transportation has remained unchanged for 17 years,” states Jose El Coro and Erica Gardner, owners of Carey Puerto Rico. “We are honored to continue to operate as the Carey franchise in Puerto Rico and deliver the superior service that customers expect when traveling with Carey.”
“At a time when the industry is gravitating toward mass commoditization, Carey’s franchise system of standards and policies will allow the Carey name to stand out among the competition and build sustainable competitive advantage” said Gary L. Kessler, President and Chief Executive Officer of Carey International, Inc. “We are fortunate to partner and franchise with a company such as Carey Puerto Rico that embodies our system of standards and allows Carey to expand our position in the marketplace.”
Carey Puerto Rico is the latest Carey Franchise to renew its agreement with Carey International, Inc. Carey’s exclusive global franchise network ensures that anywhere passengers travel, regardless of the destination; they will receive Carey’s personalized attention to detail. The Carey Franchise Network consists of corporate-owned and independently-owned franchise locations, operating as Carey under the guidance of Carey International, Inc., and are located in major business centers around the world. These franchises are governed by and operate utilizing the Carey International Operations & Standards Manual©.
About Carey International, Inc.
Carey International is the trusted leader in innovative chauffeured service solutions, customer-centric travel technology, and ground transportation logistics management; providing world-class service, unparalleled safety, and general peace of mind to the world’s most discerning travelers since 1921. Spanning more than 1000 cities worldwide, Carey’s award-winning global franchise network offers consistent standards of service and unmatched business control for both travelers and arrangers across two distinct brands.
Carey® features a world-class fleet of late-model executive and luxury vehicles, a corps of professional chauffeurs, and a full portfolio of specialized transportation logistics management services.
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