SOURCE: Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Sep 18, 2012) - Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. ("X" Train) (OTCQB: XTRN) is proud to announce the addition of Penny Stegeman, Chief Operations Officer - Passenger Services, to the Las Vegas X Train team. Prior to joining the X Train team, Ms. Stegeman worked with the Branson, MO District Marketing Counsel and Ad Committee for the Branson Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau and was the Vice President for FlyBranson Travel, LLC dba Branson Air Express. There she was instrumental in its start-up success.
Ms. Stegeman's airline experience includes the successful set up of travel services for the airline's passengers, such as show tickets, hotel accommodations, car rentals and vacation packages. Prior to joining the Branson airport, Ms. Stegeman worked for Allstate Ticketing and Tours in Las Vegas, NV. During her 9 years there she held the positions of Controller, Vice President of Finance and Marketing and President.
"Penny's expertise for delivering excellence in passenger services makes us proud," says Michael Barron, President/CEO of Las Vegas Railway Express. "She is a valuable new addition as the X Train moves closer to fulfilling the needs of our future customers."
During a recent interview, Ms. Stegeman said, "We are going to be there to make sure that your vacation here to Vegas is an experience of a lifetime!"
About the Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc.
Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. has been planning for the establishment of a "Vegas Class" passenger train service between Los Angeles and Las Vegas since early 2009. Service departures are planned to be Thursday and Friday to Las Vegas with returns on Sunday back to Los Angeles. An introductory price of $99 each way includes Vegas Class accommodations and all-inclusive food & beverage. In addition, the X Train will also offer the ability for its passengers to book hotel rooms, transportation transfers, entertainment & show tickets and other travel incidentals. For more information, please visit the Company website at http://www.vegasxtrain.com.
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