The Trip Master Blog

Driving in a winter...wonderland?

January 3, 2018

This week finds North America reeling from record-breaking cold temperatures, but for many, we still need to get from place to place. Whether you’re driving for a transit operation or heading down the street to the grocery store, it’s crucial to be prepared for cold temperatures and inclement conditions. Read More

Our top picks for Giving Tuesday!

November 28, 2017

It can be easy for a lot of people to feel “too busy” for philanthropy, between traveling for holidays with family, shopping for gifts, and making endless batches of cookies—but that’s exactly what this season calls for! As many of us enjoy relaxation and abundance during the holidays, the movement… Read More

Vehicle Maintenance Month, complete with stories and steps!

July 14, 2017

Take care of your car, and your car will take care of you. Transit professionals are likely more aware of vehicle maintenance than most people—after all, vehicles are your bread and butter. But even so, life gets in the way sometimes, and it can be easy to let time… Read More

Celebrate the Great Outdoors!

June 30, 2017

As Great Outdoors Month comes to an end, the members of the CTS Software team have been reflecting on the kinds of things they like to do outside (especially in the summer, when the central Atlantic waters are warm, and our eastern mountains are cool and green.) We’re a bunch of outdoorsy people! Particularly, we want to highlight the accomplishments of Jesse Ellis and Bryan Foster, who exemplify what it means to get outside and seize the day. They’ve got inspirational stories to tell! Read More

Definitions: Transit A to Z

June 6, 2017

Definitions - 6/6/2017   Like most industries, transit serves its members a big bowl of alphabet soup on the daily: IVR, AVL, GPS, MDT, ATMS, TNC, ROAP, JARC, RTS, NEMT, CTAA—it can be a challenge to keep them all straight. Not to mention the never-ending stream of buzzwords, esoteric terms,… Read More

Past to present: How we came to be

April 18, 2017

CTS Software has roots as far back as 1982, when our founder, Huck Venters, managed several small transportation properties in North Carolina as Community Transit Systems (CTS). During the early days, software wasn’t an option—not just for us in the transit industry, but for everyone! If you can’t remember, try… Read More