Robert Brisman, President of West Point Trailways, was elected chair of the Trailways Board on Jan. 10 at the annual stockholders meeting in Nashville. Brisman has served on the Trailways Board since 2022.
Brisman says his major mission is “to serve and help further the brand with industry-leading technology that boosts revenue while appealing to new generations of riders.”
Brisman is the third generation to run West Point Trailways, based in Vails Gate, New York. He started in 1987 under the tutelage of his father, Jerome Brisman. He now runs West Point Tours with his brother Jay. Their focus is on technology, saying that internal and systemwide technology are important to a company’s future.
Brisman is a current Board Member of the New York School Bus Contractors Association and current Board Member and President of the Bus Association of New York.