Commute Connector 2021 BWC Recognition Ceremony

On March 11, 2021, Commute Connector and Best Workplaces for Commuters hosted a webinar to celebrate the members of the 2021 Best Workplaces for Commuters in Florida Department of Transportation District 1. Speakers: Secretary L.K. Nandam, Florida Department of Transportation, District 1 Phil Winters, TDM Director, Center for Urban Transportation Research, University of South Florida Michelle Peronto, Florida Department of

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January 28, 2021 – Webinar: Announcing the BWC 2021 List

On Thursday, January 28, 2021, the 2021 Best Workplaces for Commuters List was be released with a record breaking number of workplaces meeting the program’s National Standard of Excellence. View the celebration announcement webinar that recognized the workplaces, sites and universities named to the 2021 list. Our featured speakers included Elizabeth Hughes, President of TDM Specialists, Inc. and Brian Gyorkos,

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November 4, 2020: Florida Mobility Week – Statewide Employer Roundtable

On Wednesday, November 4, 2020, during Mobility Week, BWC facilitated a statewide roundtable discussion focusing on COVID-19 impacts on commuting and Florida’s transition back to the workplace. The roundtable discussion included COVID-19 related workforce impacts to employee commuting and the potential continuation of positive commuter trends post-pandemic, telework as a critical component, work productivity. The discussion also included the impacts

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October 3, 2019: Moving People to and from your Campus

On October 3, 2019, Best Workplaces for Commuters held “On the Road to Learning … Moving People To & From Your Campus” webinar in which professionals from top universities detailed their experiences with managing parking, traffic flow, schedules, and the many demands from commuters to and from their campuses. Managing demand is never easy. Often universities face unique challenges such

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August 29, 2019: Keep Austin Moving: Showcasing Two Best Workplaces for Commuters

On August 29, 2019, Best Workplaces for Commuters and Movability co-hosted a webinar, Keep Austin Moving – Showcasing Two Best Workplaces for Commuters, in which Merck and Cirrus Logic shared their commute program ideas and stories. Through a partnership with Movability, the City of Austin metro area had the highest number of new Best Workplaces for Commuters named during 2019.

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October 30, 2018: Spotlight on Florida Best Workplaces for Commuters: Engaging Large and Small Employers

On Tuesday, October 30, 2018, Best Workplaces for Commuters hosted a Spotlight web conference, “Spotlight on Florida Best Workplaces for Commuters: Engaging Large and Small Employers” The webinar spotlighted Florida Best Workplaces for Commuters as part of Mobility Week, 2018.  Stephen Alianiello, reThink’s Senior Outreach Specialist,  discussed how they utilize the Best Workplaces for Commuters program to engage employers. reThink

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July 26, 2018: Spotlight on ACHD Commuteride Programs

    On Thursday, July 26, 2018, Best Workplaces for Commuters hosted a Spotlight web conference, “Spotlight on ACHD Commuteride Programs.” Commuteride is the go-to resource for Transportation Demand Management (TDM) initiatives in Boise, Idaho. Their signature campaign May in Motion, is designed for organizations to become Transportation Champions and gain recognition for their employee participation and business transportation benefits.

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Aug. 23, 2018: Moving Beyond Trip Planning — Technology Innovations for Your Campus or Workplace webinar

On August 23, 2018, Best Workplaces for Commuters and WeDriveU co-sponsored the webinar “Moving Beyond Trip Planning: Technology Innovations for Your Campus or Workplace”. Speakers Jamie Jarvis, Director, Sustainable Transportation Programs at Stanford Research Park (SRP) and Kevin Mathy, Managing Director of Customer Success with WeDriveU. They discussed how advances in technology are changing how universities, employers and managed properties shape commuter

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Aug. 24: 2017 Emergency Ride Home Survey Results and How to Get on the 2018 BWC List Release webinar

2017 Emergency Ride Home Survey Results and How to Get on the 2018 BWC List Release Thursday, August 24, 2017 2:00:00 PM EDT – 3:00:00 PM EDT   This Best Workplaces for Commuters webinar featured Phil Winters, Director of the TDM program at the Center for Urban Transportation Research who reviewed the results of the Emergency ride home (ERH) survey

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Sept. 20: The New Commute: Employers Leading the Way webinar

On September 20, 2017, Best Workplaces for Commuters and WeDriveU co-sponsored the webinar, “The New Commute: Employers Leading the Way”,  featuring Lauren Bennett, Manager of Transportation at Salesforce and Danielle Glaser, Employee Transportation Coordinator with WeDriveU at LinkedIn.  The hour long session was moderated by Julie Bond, project manager for Best Workplaces for Commuters. Speakers: Lauren Bennett, Manager of Transportation

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