Consumer Services Company
America's Trains provides Journey by Rail train vacations throughout the USA and into Canada on its luxurious private rail cars, with en-route layovers where passengers live on cars while enjoying nearby activities.
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Luxurious train cars have deluxe bedrooms, elegant lounges, fine dining and superb amenities, with impeccable passenger service.Unique, luxurious, all-inclusive (everything is included) five to 11 day Journey by Rail vacation products include two of the fastest growing leisure travel segments, (1) individual (single) luxury Journeys and (2) Train’Shares™ (timeshares) that provide rights to frequent Journeys for Train'Share owners/buyers. The number of Journeys by Rail sold as individual Journeys or as Train'Shares is easily adjusted to emphasize one or the other based on evolving sales metrics/performance and related profitability. The sale of only/either one of these primary products would generate desirable earnings.Additional products include shared ownership (fractional interests) and related use of Journeys on individual self sufficient Cars, special events on regular and specific activity cars, off-car Tracks to Adventure or other tours, and branded gift items.
Barry Jones - 40+ years of leisure industry leadership, operating, administration, development, sales and management experience, including ownership of the then largest retail travel agency group in North America, air services, smaller cruise ships, major resorts, timesharing and transportation services. Barry oversees a growing combination of travel, hospitality, railroad and sales experts that did and/or will manage the evolution and growth of ATs; they are described below.Some pre Covid-19 personnel found other jobs when Amtrak and subsequently ATs curtailed services due to the pandemic; however, some quietly remained involved in ATs' business while working elsewhere, waiting to return to ATs.Present management is an effective mix of employees, already selected persons who will rejoin or join ATs full time when required, and dedicated managers at collaborating companies. Additional personnel are available to the extent necessary to ensure current and continuing growth.
40+ years of railroad and passenger rail car ownership, passenger services, repairs, maintenance and operations, specializing in train car parts supply and distribution,. Presently developing a shop for car repairs,
A leading rail car rebuild and servicing shop with years of experience providing car improvements, repairs and maintenance. ATs' first car was acquired from a shareholder of and repair work was completed at Gateway.
Vice President TRAIN OPERATIONS - Selected, still working elsewhere while participating in ATs' development but will join ATs soon based on ATs' growth - 25+ years of rail industry experience including train operations, overseeing maintenance and repairs, familiarity with Amtrak services, U.S. route knowledge, train safety, and onboard passenger service. Capabilities and responsibilities include Car mechanical repairs and maintenance, rebuilding and improvement input, inspections, licensing, regulation compliance, parts inventory, training and supervision of related personnel.
Vice President PASSENGER SERVICES - Selected, still working elsewhere while participating in ATs' development but will join ATs soon based on ATs' growth - Experience includes paramedic/firefighter, chef, restaurant owner, retailing management, boutique hotel management, resort management, travel concierge service, travel tour services, and guest hospitality specialist. Capabilities and responsibilities include menus, provisioning, food and beverage services, housekeeping, Car interior care, on-board activities, passenger satisfaction, training and supervision of on board crew,
Required sales for the first couple of years are already assured.Vice President SALES AND MARKETING - Selected, still working elsewhere while participating in ATs' development but will join ATs soon based on ATs' growth - 30+ years of pertinent national direct selling and sales management experience including leisure industry promotion, travel and timeshare marketing, targeted lead generation, selling materials and sales documents. Capabilities and responsibilities include Journey, Train'Share and other product advertising, promotion, lead generation, public relations, sales, sales person employment and training, and development of related domestic and international marketing and sales capabilities.
RCI, the worlds largest vacation/resort exchange company, with over 4,000 properties and 3,000,000 members, provides marketing and sales management support, Train'Share sale lead generation, and distribution of individual Journey by Rail vacations.
Managers/owners of leading domestic and foreign travel agencies and travel tour operators sell Journeys by Rail to their existing clients and new train vacation enthusiasts.
35+ years in the railroad industry including participating in ATs' concept development. Experience includes passenger train car broker, car maintenance, interior designs, off rail movement, business planning, USA and foreign consulting, and infrastructure development.
The post Covid-19 reimplementation of operations includes adding management as needed to ensure effective continuing operations. This includes already selected (as described above) and additional management personnel. In the meantime, present managers are able to adequately perform necessary responsibilities.
Equity investment, Class A common stock
Lease/purchase contract for rail car
Outstanding loan, shareholder advance, expected to be converted to equity.
Huntsville, TX 77340, US
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