BARRIE, ON, Feb. 9 /CNW/ - Student Transportation of America Ltd. ("STA"
or the "Company") (TSX: STB, STB.UN) today announced it will hold a conference
call and live audio webcast on Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at 11 a.m. (ET) to
discuss its financial results for second quarter of fiscal year 2009 ended
December 31, 2008.
A news release announcing Student Transportation's results will be issued
prior to the call.
The call will be hosted by Denis Gallagher, Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer, and Patrick Walker, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial
Officer. Following management's presentation, there will be a brief question
and answer session for analysts and institutional investors.
The call can be accessed by dialing 416-883-7132 or 1-888-205-4499 and
enter the passcode 37614 followed by the number sign. The audio webcast will
be archived at www.rideSTA.com.
A taped rebroadcast will be available until February 24, 2009 at 12 a.m.
To access the rebroadcast, please dial 1-877-245-4531 and enter the passcode
781061 followed by the number sign.
Founded in 1997, Student Transportation is the fourth-largest provider of
school bus transportation services in North America, conducting operations
through local operating subsidiaries. Student Transportation has become a
leading school bus transportation company by aggregating operations through
the consolidation of existing providers and conversion of in-house operations
and currently operates more than 5,600 school vehicles in North America. For
more information, please visit www.rideSTA.com.
This news release contains "forward-looking statements" within the
meaning of applicable securities laws, which reflects the expectations of
management regarding Student Transportation of America Ltd.'s, Student
Transportation of America ULC's and Student Transportation of America
Holdings, Inc.'s (the "Company") results of operations, expense levels,
seasonality, cash flows, performance, liquidity, borrowing availability,
financial ratios, ability to execute the Company's growth strategy and cash
distributions. Forward-looking statements generally can be identified by the
use of forward-looking terminology such as "may", "will", "expect", "intend",
"track", "targeted", "estimate", "anticipate", "believe", "should", "could",
"plans" or "continue" or similar expressions suggesting future outcomes or
events. These forward looking statements reflect the Company's current
expectations regarding anticipated future events, results, circumstances,
performance or expectations that are not historical facts. Forward looking
statements involve significant risks and uncertainties, and should not be read
as guarantees of future performance or results, and will not necessarily be
accurate indications of whether or not or the times at which or by the
performance or results will be achieved. A number of factors could cause our
actual results to differ materially from the results discussed, expressed or
implied in any forward-looking statement made by us or on our behalf,
including, but not limited to, the factors discussed under "Risk Factors" in
our Annual Information Form. These forward looking statements are made as of
the date of this news release and, except as required by applicable law, we
undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking
statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
For further information:
For further information: Student Transportation of America Ltd: Denis J.
Gallagher, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Phone: (732) 280-4200, Fax:
(732) 280-4213; Patrick J. Walker, Executive Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer, Phone: (732) 280-4200, Fax: (732) 280-4213; Keith P.
Engelbert, Director of Investor Relations, Phone: (732) 280-4200, Fax: (732)
280-4213, Email: kengelbert@rideSTA.com; Website: www.rideSTA.com