LENEXA, Kan. — The International Motorcoach Group has added Northeast Charter & Tour Co. of Lewiston, Maine, to its North American network.
Northeast Charter’s membership brings the IMG network to 56 companies in the U.S. and Canada. It joins Cyr Bus Lines of Old Town as the second IMG member serving the state of Maine and surrounding areas.
Founded in 1999 to transport skiers from Portland to Sunday River, Northeast Charter has grown to a fleet of 26 motorcoaches, 28 school buses, two trolleys and other smaller vehicles.
The company’s main facility is in Lewiston, with other locations in Lincolnville, Winthrop and Kennebunk.
“IMG offers a multitude of products, training and services to its members,” Northeast Charter owner Scott Riccio said. “We are looking forward to utilizing each and every IMG benefit within our company.”
IMG President Bronwyn Wilson said the organization was delighted to expand its visibility in Maine and New England.
“The team at Northeast Charter has an enthusiasm and commitment to excellence in motorcoach transportation that will enhance the IMG network,” Wilson said.
IMG members operate more than 7,000 vehicles and provide services to more than 21 million charter and tour customers in the U.S. and Canada each year.