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Spotlight on Jenny Holden

Spotlight on Jenny Holder, Assistant Operations Manager

The Women in Bus and Coach “Spotlight On” initiative shines a light on the incredible contributions of women in all roles across the bus, coach, and community transport sector. From professional drivers and engineers to human resources professionals and CEO’s, ‘Spotlight On’ will highlight the diverse talents and achievements of women in this dynamic industry. Today we focus on and find out about: Jenny Holder Assistant Operations Manager Stagecoach London What is your role? My role is Assistant Operations Manager (AOM) for Stagecoach London (Selkent), based at the Catford and Kangley Bridge garage. How did you get to where you ...
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Annual Awards Launch 2024

Women in Bus and Coach Announces First Annual Awards Ceremony – nominate your colleague.

Women in Bus and Coach is thrilled to announce its inaugural awards ceremony, which will be held as part of its annual summit, sponsored by Transport UK London Bus, in Manchester on Tuesday 8th October. This event aims to recognise and celebrate the outstanding contributions and achievements of women within the bus, coach, and community transport industry. “We are incredibly excited to host our first awards and to shine a spotlight on the remarkable women who drive our industry forward,” said Louise Cheeseman, Women in Bus and Coach Chair. “These awards not only recognise individual achievements but also highlight the ...
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Spotlight on Ashleigh McGuire

Spotlight on Ashleigh McGuire, Group Procurement Manager

The Women in Bus and Coach “Spotlight On” initiative shines a light on the incredible contributions of women in all roles across the bus, coach, and community transport sector. From professional drivers and engineers to human resources experts and CEO’s, ‘Spotlight On’ will highlight the diverse talents and achievements of women in this dynamic industry. Today we focus on and find out about: Ashleigh McGuire Group Procurement Manager McGill’s Buses How did you get to where you are today? By chance! After working in the food industry for a decade, I sought out a new opportunity due to the challenges ...
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Andy Lord Allyship Initiative

Allyship Initiative: Andy Lord, Commissioner of Transport, Transport for London

Our Allyship initiative recognises individuals who have been allies in supporting and encouraging Women across the bus, coach, and community transport sector. Individuals who have contributed significantly to the professional growth and empowerment of women, whether through mentorship, advocacy, or creating opportunities for women to thrive, these allies have played a crucial role in promoting gender equality and diversity in our sector. This initiative aims to encourage everyone to be allies, with the individuals featured sharing insights into their own professional career background, their ally approach, as well as providing suggestions and advice on how we all can be allies. ...
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Spotlight on Bobbie Enright Head of Site Safety and Sustainability

Spotlight on Bobbie Enright, Head of Site Safety and Sustainability

The Women in Bus and Coach “Spotlight On” initiative shines a light on the incredible contributions of women in all roles across the bus, coach, and community transport sector. From professional drivers and engineers to human resources experts and CEO’s, ‘Spotlight On’ will highlight the diverse talents and achievements of women in this dynamic industry. Today we focus on and find out about: Bobbie Enright Head of Site Safety and Sustainability Transport UK Bus London How did you get to where you are today? I started by covering the Health, Safety and Environmental Compliance Manager role whilst recruitment was underway ...
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Allyship Alex Hornby McGills Buses

Allyship Initiative: Alex Hornby, McGill’s Buses

Today we launch our new Allyship initiative, an initiative which recognises individuals who have been Allies in supporting and empowering women across the bus, coach, and community transport sector. We will showcase and learn from individuals who have contribute significantly to the professional growth and empowerment of women, whether through mentorship, advocacy, or creating opportunities for women to thrive, these allies have played a crucial role in promoting gender equality and diversity in our sector. This initiative also aims to encourage everyone to be allies, with the individuals featured sharing insights into their own professional career background, as well as ...
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Spotlight on Carolyn Ferguson

Spotlight on Carolyn Ferguson, Chief People Officer and Company Secretary

The Women in Bus and Coach “Spotlight On” initiative shines a light on the incredible contributions of women in all roles across the bus, coach, and community transport sector. From professional drivers and engineers to human resources experts and CEO’s, ‘Spotlight On’ will highlight the diverse talents and achievements of women in this dynamic industry. Today we focus on and find out about: Carolyn Ferguson Chief People Officer and Company Secretary The Go-Ahead Group Ltd How did you get to where you are today? After growing up in Newcastle, I left school at 16 (much to my parent’s despair) and ...
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Exciting Board of Directors Mentoring Opportunity for Emerging Talent

Women in Bus and Coach Initiative Unveils Exciting Board of Directors Mentoring Opportunity for Emerging Talent

The Women in Bus and Coach Initiative (WiBC) is proud to announce an unprecedented opportunity for an aspiring female leader to join its Board of Directors for a transformative one-year term. This initiative marks a significant milestone in fostering gender diversity and empowering the next generation of women in leadership roles within the transportation industry. Aspiring candidates are invited to apply for this prestigious opportunity, which promises to be a career-defining experience. Successful applicants will gain insight into the strategic decision-making processes, industry dynamics, and leadership responsibilities that come with serving on a Board of Directors. The competition, designed to ...
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Spotlight on Anna Tkaczyk, Metroline

Spotlight on Anna Tkaczyk, Deputy Head of Transport Safety

The Women in Bus and Coach “Spotlight On” initiative shines a light on the incredible contributions of women in all roles across the bus, coach, and community transport sector. From professional drivers and engineers to human resources experts and CEO’s, ‘Spotlight On’ will highlight the diverse talents and achievements of women in this dynamic industry. Today we focus on and find out about: Anna Tkaczyk Deputy Head of Transport Safety Metroline LTD How did you get to where you are today? I began my career in 2007 as a bus driver. Over the years, I have gained invaluable experience in ...
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