Brightline has a passenger rail service that operates in West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale. The company has plans to expand its operations to Tampa and Orlando. Wes Eden also announced that the company, Brightline is building an intercity passenger rail system that will connect Southern California and Las Vegas. The company has announced its partnership with Virgin group. Brightline which is the first private intercity in passenger railroad will work with Virgin which happened is known in the travel and hospitality industry. Through the partnership, Brightline will use Virgin’s expertise to create a powerful brand known as Virgins Train USA. Wes Edens will no doubt prove to do his best in the new company. More about of Wes Edens at Bloomberg.


Wes Edens who is the chairman and founder of fortress investment said that the Virgin team would help the company to bring changes to the passenger rail service. Virgin has built a reputation as a trusted brand. The two companies have a focus on customer service to help them succeed. There are millions of people using the railways on a daily basis, and the two companies have always done their best to provide excellent service to their customers. The partnership will enable both companies to give millions of customers with increased ridership.

Virgin group has been operating in the UK rail sector using Virgin trains which have managed for 21 years. It has achieved success for those years it has been running there. Virgin Trains is a high-speed intercity passenger rail system. Over the years, it has provided the UK with excellent service. The strategic partnership, also allows Brightline to get a minority investment from one of the Virgin group’s affiliate. The current management team at Brightline will be in charge of the engineering, daily operations, strategy, and business development. After changing its name to Virgin trains the USA, the company will go ahead with its branding in 2019. Under the able leadership of Richard Branson and Wes Edens, the partnership will enable the two companies to achieve success. Wes Edens and Richard Branson have excelled in their respective fields, and the partnership is the start of something great.

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