TransLoc Named Alongside Google, IBM, and YouTube
DURHAM, N.C., January 27, 2022 – TransLoc, a leading innovator in transit technology and part of Ford’s mobility portfolio*, is named one of 2022’s Best Workplaces for Commuters (BWC). For the third consecutive year, TransLoc is recognized for aligning with the BWC Impact –– promoting environmentally-friendly commuting by encouraging multi-modal transportation and alternatives to reduce stress and traffic congestion.
Listed among 500 workplaces in the United States that have achieved the Best Workplaces for Commuters National Standard of Excellence, TransLoc earns acknowledgment this year for being an innovative solution seeker for employee satisfaction, quality of life locally and globally, and positive organizational image.
TransLoc offers employees several commuter benefit options:
- Transit pass subsidy of at least $30 per month
- Flexible remote work options –– with 95% of the company working remotely or a hybrid work schedule, nearly all employee commuting has been reduced since the start of the pandemic
- Emergency Ride Home Program
“TransLoc is one of the top employers in the nation offering high-level commuter benefits to their employees,” said Julie Bond, Program Manager, Best Workplaces for Commuters. They give their employees the support they need to get to work and be at their best before, during, and after their workday.”
TransLoc’s Vice President of People Julie Sardinha explains, “Coming to terms with the continued prevalence of COVID-19, TransLoc has sought more permanent work options that support not only the health and safety of staff, but further reinforce a positive working environment and work-life balance. These steps align with TransLoc’s commitment to environmental sustainability by reducing single occupancy vehicles commuting to work.”
Learn more about the Best Workplaces for Commuters program, and view all of the 2022 honorees here.
About Best Workplaces for Commuters
Best Workplaces for Commuters is the national authority on recognizing and assisting workplaces that provide exceptional commuter benefits to employees. More than a recognition program, the Best Workplaces for Commuters program provides support needed to create and sustain an employer-provided commuter benefit program, including online assessment tools, advisory services, case studies, tool-kits, web-based tools, webinars and training. Best Workplaces for Commuters represents over 500 workplaces with Best Workplaces for Commuters designation representing over 2-million employees. The Best Workplaces for Commuters program is managed by the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida with support from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).
TransLoc delivers a one-stop-shop for transit providers seeking transit orchestration solutions. Recognized by Fast Company for its innovative technology, TransLoc’s intelligent transportation software portfolio includes flexible demand response, fixed route systems, and planning services, providing software and services for transit providers in more than 1500 locations worldwide. Powering more than 600 million annual rides, TransLoc’s fixed route and on-demand systems are at the core of both cities and towns, and on university and business campuses. TransLoc has collectively partnered with agencies to deliver the highest level of service and win the confidence of the riding public for more than a decade.
SHIFT Communications for TransLoc
*On March 1, 2022, global technology company Modaxo acquired TransLoc from Ford Motor Company. TransLoc is no longer affiliated with Ford or any Ford properties.