“I think that the fact that we’re so customer service-oriented sets us
apart,” David replied. “When we say we’ll be someplace to pick a person
up, then we WILL be there, and on time!”
“We hope to really become a part of this
community,” Starr added. “As we grow we’d like
to be involved in school fundraisers, etc. Our daughter is active
in the Naval Sea Cadets, cheer team, you name it, and we want to give
back to this community that’s welcomed us.”
Since making the move here form Arizona, the Hannas have come to appreciate our community.
“I absolutely love it here,” said Starr.
“You really can’t beat the weather; even summer isn’t
“We’ve met so many nice people,” David
added. “And we are enjoying the fact that people are polite here;
nobody is in a huge rush like in the city, it’s much more
relaxed. But we have a wide range of customers, from picking up elderly
folks in an assisted-living facility, to taking people to and from
work, shopping, or doctor’s appointments.” “Business
has remained pretty consistent since we opened,” Starr said.
I asked the Hannas why they decided to advertise their taxi company in the South Coast Shopper.
“Because you find the Shopper everywhere!”
David replied. “It gives us more coverage and gets our name out
there a lot quicker to people, and in multiple areas.”
If you’re in need of taxi or shuttle service, give
Emerald Bay Taxi & Shuttle Service a call at 541-217-9297.
They’re open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with airport
“We look forward to getting this business launched
and helping the community in the future,” said David. “We
want to really be able to meet the needs of the people who live