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Schetky Wins Thomas Bus President’s Club Platinum Award

PORTLAND, ORE — At the 2018 Thomas Built Buses Dealer’s Meeting, Schetky Bus and Van Sales were awarded a President’s Club Platinum Award for outstanding sales and service.

Schetky is a Platinum Dealer for Thomas Built Bus in the states of Oregon and Washington, and sells Thomas products to the local school districts, head starts and child care companies. The award was further recognition of Schetky’s dedication to providing its customers with the best purchasing experience and after-the-sale support.

Thomas Pres Club PlatIn addition, Schetky won the Gold Level Parts Excellence Award, which recognizes the top five parts dealers in North America. Also, Chris VanGorder won an individual award as a Gold Level Trainer.

“We at Thomas Bus depend on the relationship that we have with each and every customer, to represent the family name the way our founder did over 100 years ago,” said Thomas Bus Western District Sales Manager Steve Johnson. “Schetky is an award-winning Thomas Bus dealer that goes above and beyond every day to provide the best customer experience possible, which I have witnessed first-hand. Dealer awards from Thomas Bus don’t come easy, and the team at Schetky has earned its place at the top through hard work and dedication to its customers.”

“Winning an award like this is a great honor that can be attributed to an amazing customer base, and our staff’s hard work,” said Chase Schetky, Schetky Bus and Van Sales’ Director of Business Development. “Every business wants to have a clear business identity, and ours is customer service. We always put our customers first, and that’s how Schetky has been doing things since 1942.”

Schetky is currently in the process of opening a 60-foot paint booth in Pasco, Washington. Schetky also recently opened a new service facility in Mount Vernon, Washington. Schetky will have additional announcements in the coming year, all of which will further its Thomas Platinum service reach.

About Schetky Bus and Van Sales

Founded in 1942, Jack Schetky assembled the first school bus west of the Mississippi River, and built a reputation for providing unsurpassed service and support. Schetky Bus and Vans Sales specializes in new bus sales, used bus sales, bus service, bus leasing, bus financing, online parts ordering, bus warranty and electric vehicle conversions. Please visit Schetky online at


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