January 30 - February 1, 2019 // Scottsdale, AZ

Contact Us

General questions? Contact us between the hours of 8:30am - 5:30pm Pacific Standard Time.

(800) 576-8788  

To receive information about becoming a supplier host, contact your METRO sales representative or James Blue by phone or email.



James Blue
General Manager, METRO
[email protected]
(310) 533-2449
Frank Di Giacomo
Vice President/Emeritus, METRO
[email protected]
(856) 596-0999 x12
Mark Hollenbeck
Associate Publisher, METRO
[email protected]
(503) 472-8200
David Avila
Sales Representative, METRO
[email protected]
(310) 533-2517


Event Staff


Amy Lanphear
Conference Manager
[email protected]
(310) 533-2476
Irene Gruen
Senior Event Marketing Manager
[email protected]
(310) 533-2561

Contact Us:

(800) 576-8788

Transit Bus eXchange

An extraordinary opportunity to connect with senior & director level transit and paratransit bus operators


Join us at the Transit Bus eXchange — furthering the industry through intelligently designed education and networking for the leaders in public transportation.

Testimonials from Our Related Events

“TBX was much better than I had hoped for. I brought home a great amount that I implemented immediately. Don't pass this event up.”

-John Stapleton, Executive Director, Delta Area Transit Authority/Schoolcraft County Transit Authority, Escanaba, MI

John Andoh

“The event was excellent, I had an opportunity to meet with vendors that can give us the necessary equipment and tools so that we can be successful at our transit system.”

-John Andoh, County Transit Director, Dutchess County Public Transit, Poughkeepsie, NY

“Wonderful experience. Great opportunity to have very directed, productive, conversations with vendors in a short amount of time.”

-Ed Eucker, Director of Operations, Senior Transportation Connection, Cleveland, OH

Marie Parker

“TBX was a fantastic opportunity to spend one-one-one time with vendors. Unlike large conferences, one can forget who they spoke to because the time spent is in passing. The time talking face to face is invaluable and allows for real connections."

-Marie Parker, General Manager, GoRaleigh, Raleigh, NC

“Great opportunity to get caught up on technology available to the industry. You are meeting with vendors that are dedicated to the industry.“

-Gary J. Rosenfeld, Chief Executive Officer, Memphis Transit Authority, Memphis, TN

“This event far exceeded my expectations. I made more contacts and obtained for information relevant to my needs than any other event that I've ever been to in my entire career. “

-Dave Frasier, Director of Procurement and Capital Projects, Blue Water Area Transit, Port Huron, MI