FORT VALLEY, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blue Bird Corporation (“Blue Bird”) (Nasdaq: BLBD), the leading independent designer and manufacturer of school buses, announced today that it will be participating in the CJS Securities Sixteenth Annual "New Ideas for the New Year" Investor Conference in New York City on January 13, 2016.
Phil Horlock, President and CEO, and Phil Tighe, CFO of Blue Bird, will provide an overview of the company, discuss how Blue Bird differentiates itself in the industry and outline its plans for growth. A copy of the presentation will be posted on the Investor Relations portion of Blue Bird’s website at http://investors.blue-bird.com on the morning of the conference.
Blue Bird will also be available for one-on-one meetings at the conference. Please contact CJS Securities for scheduling.
About Blue Bird Corporation
Blue Bird is the leading independent designer and manufacturer of school buses, with more than 550,000 buses sold since its formation in 1927 and approximately 180,000 buses in operation today. Blue Bird’s longevity and reputation in the school bus industry have made it an iconic American brand. Blue Bird distinguishes itself from its principal competitors by its singular focus on the design, engineering, manufacture and sale of school buses and related parts. As the only manufacturer of chassis and body production specifically designed for school bus applications, Blue Bird is recognized as an industry leader for school bus innovation, safety, product quality/reliability/durability, operating costs and drivability. In addition, Blue Bird is the market leader in alternative fuel applications with its propane-powered and compressed natural gas-powered school buses. Blue Bird manufactures school buses at two facilities in Fort Valley, Georgia. Its Micro Bird joint venture operates a manufacturing facility in Drummondville, Quebec, Canada. Service and after-market parts are distributed from Blue Bird’s parts distribution center located in Delaware, Ohio.