April 2013

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April 2013 Newsletter
Spring is here!

Another busy month here at QTS as we add capacity to meet the growing needs of our customers, and work to further improve our already “best in Arizona” on-time performance.

As we grow, we are laser focused on safety. We conduct routine safety classes and work with third party consultants to evaluate our processes and implement their suggestions for continuous improvement. No facet of our business escapes this most rigorous attention. We work to minimize risk as we travel the valley with our passengers.

But along with all the hard work and attention to detail, we’re just glad that April is also National Humor Month!

BTW – have you heard the one about…? 🙂

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Support the Justa Center and Our Arizona Diamondbacks – April 27th

31The Justa Center is a day resource center for those individuals over the age of 55 who have nowhere to live.

QTS is proud to join Spotlight’s Straight From the Heart Campaign and to support the work of the Justa Center.

Come out the ballpark on April 27th and watch the Diamondbacks face the Colorado Rockies – and $5 of each ticket purchase will go directly to the Justa Center.

To purchase tickets: Please Click Here and use the Special Offer Code: justa

If you encounter any problems with the link or to purchase 10 or more tickets, contact Garrett King at (602) 462-4238 or GKing@dbacks.com.

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Mark Your Calendars with Events From Our Partners

Thursday, April 25 * Paella Patio Party
Come and enjoy authentic paella seafood cuisine, delicious wine, and a live auction.
Time: 4 to 6:30 p.m.
Location: Belmont Village, 13850 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
RSVP : Michon Jablonski at 480-580-5665 or mjablonski@windsorcares.com

Friday, April 26 * Arbor Day 50/50 Raffle
This Mesa Community event includes the first annual tree planting, car show, and scavenger hunt. Enjoy local bands, restaurants, arts and crafts vendors, healthcare vendors, and much more.
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Mi Casa Post Acute & Rehabilitation, 330 S. Pinnule Circle, Mesa, AZ 85206

Thursday, May 9 * Mother’s Day Farmer’s Market & Arts and Crafts Festival
Enjoy networking, Mother’s Day shopping, wine, beer, and appetizers.
Time: 4 to 6 p.m.
Location: Desert Flower, 9185 E. Desert Cove Drive, Scottsdale
RSVP: 480-657-9000

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Our Quote of the Month:

Quality is never an accident;

it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution;

it represents the wise choice of many alternatives, the cumulative experience of many masters of craftsmanship.

~ attributed to Willa A. Foster

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Featuring Your Driver – Dan N.

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1. What does QTS stand for?

“We stand by our moral and ethical obligation to do the right thing for the right reason, without fail — every transport, every time. We won’t sacrifice safety or service, which comes at a price. Because of that everyone is focused on being as efficient and financially responsible as possible. From the proactive maintenance of our fleet and equipment, to our green practices within the office, we understand that our clients want the best but also need value.”

2. What makes QTS different?

“Anyone can drive a van from here to there. We consider the needs of the passengers and clients and represent them accordingly by presenting ourselves and our vehicle in a clean and professional manner. The most important thing to us is the person we are with at the moment. We aren’t rushed, nor do we ever consider cutting corners or skimp on safety.”

3. What should our clients know about QTS?

“We don’t necessarily want to be the biggest; we want to be the BEST! We have a slogan on our wall that says it best ‘Be Safe, Be Nice, Be On Time’ ”

4. Tell us a fun fact about yourself?

“Prior to working at Quality Transport, I worked in Quality Control for PepsiCo. I guess I’m just a “Quality” kind of guy!”