WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Carey International, Inc., the leading provider of innovative chauffeured service solutions, customer-centric travel technology, and ground transportation logistics management, announced today that it is opening an operation to provide premium Carey transportation services in the Houston metropolitan area. Carey Limousine Houston, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Carey International, Inc., commenced service for existing customers on November 4, 2016, and is now expanding its service offerings to the public.
"As the fourth largest city in the US, Houston stands as another significant hub in our collection of international business centers in which Carey International operates," said Gary L. Kessler, President and CEO of Carey International. "We look forward to working with Houston's business travel community to provide Carey's signature ground transportation solutions in Southeast Texas and in the more than 1000 other cities in which we operate." Carey Houston specializes in executive and leisure transportation, and offers point-to-point transfer services, including airports, hotels, cruise ports, and convention centers, as-directed service chartered hourly and city-to-city service for those who wish to avoid air travel. In addition, Carey Houston provides specialized ground transportation logistics management services, including group transportation for meetings and events, private aviation ground transport services to private airfields, FBOs, and regional/municipal airports, and one-on-one road show transportation management. Carey also highlights its global standards for safety with a corps of Professional Carey Chauffeurs who are fully-vetted and trained and must pass criminal background checks, continuous random screening for drug and alcohol use, as well as quarterly reviews of their driving records.