Industry Affiliations

The Red Carpet Charters team strives to provide the best possible experience for our clients, and regular participation in national and regional travel and charter bus industry associations helps us do just that!  We find that sharing service, sales, and operations experiences with other industry leaders helps us all improve our client’s experiences.

Red Carpet Charters belongs to the following organizations:

  • International Motorcoach Group (IMG)
  • Trailways Charter Bus Network
  • United Motorcoach Association (UMA)
  • Student Youth Travel Association (SYTA)


Membership – As a member of International Motorcoach Group, we are dedicated to providing premier ground transportation to each and every one of our clients through elevated standards of performance in the areas of safety, maintenance, customer service, driver training, equipment and operations; we retain a commitment to the network in the form of on-road support from coast to coast and member to member service.

Standards of Excellence – As members of IMG, we meet, at minimum, the following qualifications:

  • Have a minimum of five years of experience in business and operation.
  • Have Operating Authority both on a federal and state basis.
  • Possess excellent Department of Transportation and/or Department of Defense ratings.
  • Maintain a fleet of safe, clean, quality, modern, DVD-equipped motor coaches.
  • Maintain a minimum of $5 million USD in liability insurance.
  • Have an active drug and alcohol testing program.
  • Maintain an on-site, full service garage and maintenance facility.
  • Provide a standard emergency response time, on-call mechanic and 24/7 dispatcher contact.
  • Offer mutual commitment to provide service to all other IMG companies with parts, equipment and qualified service personnel, upon request.
  • Maintain a proven preventative maintenance program.
  • Administer mandated IMG professional driver-training programs with defensive driving and customer service components.
  • Have facilities and equipment available for customer inspection.
  • Provide a customer-feedback process.



  • The ability to connect clients with elite motorcoach operators throughout the United States and Canada
  • Industry-leading maintenance, safety and driver training programs


  • Excellent customer service
  • The assurance that all members have reached IMG’s high standards of qualifications and performance


  • The value, reputation and confidence from the combined strength of the network
  • The security of the IMG Network for on-road support
united motorcoach association