March 25, 2020: The Greater New Jersey Motorcoach Association's 2020 Motorcoach Professional Awards were held on March 10th at the Tropicana in Atlantic City. The annual event honors employees who demonstrate excellence and professionalism in the industry.
The Motorcoach Professional Awards, which takes place during our annual Spring Association meeting, is a great way for our member companies to recognize their "stand-out" employees in front of industry leaders, peers and friends.
Recipients received a plaque, a watch, overnight stays and other gifts from our casino partners.
This year's honorees:
- Monroe McCarrell; A Yankee Line - Louis Dziopa; DeCamp Bus Lines - Hafedh Chaouch; Greyhound Bus - Jim Garofalo; Lakeland Bus Lines - Samuel Herrera; Panorama Tours - Darrell Payne; Peter Pan Bus Lines - Kevin Grant; Rockland Coaches
- Marnie Kirn; Safety Bus Service - Suzanne Turner; Sheppard Bus - Derrick Shepard; Starr Tours - Michael Morlath; Stout's Transportation - Jeff Buchele; Suburban Bus - Brendan Stanczyk; Trans-Bridge Lines - John Grover; Werner Bus Lines
Not pictured: Louis Dziopa, Marnie Kirn, and John Grover
The GNJMA is a representative group of dynamic leaders in the motorcoach, casino and travel industry. We represent bus operators and owners on matters of collective interest in the state of New Jersey and its region. The association works in cooperation with industry associations, local, state, and federal agencies, legislators, vendors, attractions, and destinations to promote the betterment and welfare of our industry, members, and association objectives. We take proactive steps in promoting safety in the motorcoach industry by sponsoring safety workshops for bus drivers, driver excellence award programs, inspection workshops, scholarship program and industry professional awards. For more information, please visit
Download our logo above to display proudly on your website.
Contact: Pattie Cowley, Executive Director | Greater New Jersey Motorcoach Association