Background info of The Owner
Sydney Coach & Bus Tours, is a new Family Business, that started in February 2017. Owned by Emmanuel Makrillos who brings 33 years of Transport experience to the Coach Industry. Having started out in transport at in TNT Air in 1985 at the age of 17, Emmanuel then staring his own company Superior Optical Services Pty Ltd at the age of 22. The Company grew from 1 Vehicle to 13 vehicles and 5 staff in 18 months. In 1994 Emmanuel merged companies with the opposition and continued success.
In 1999 Emmanuel sold his business and went into Transport Sales. Selling Intrastate, Interstate and International Business, along with Courier and Taxi Truck business. Emmanuel’s Largest Transport Sale client was ABC with $1.4million dollar per year contract over 3 years.
Emmanuel’s experience in co-ordinate and tailoring business solutions in Transport is second nature. Emmanuel’s passion for large vehicles drew him back into Trucks and semi-trailers, where he spent a long time on road.
In 2010 Emmanuel’s family, all headed off to live in the UK to pursues his sons football career at Stoke City FC. In 2015 Emmanuel was again reunited with his family and birth place in Sydney. The 4-5 years away from Sydney, built a fire and passion for the love of his birth place Sydney.
“It took me 5 years away from Sydney to really appreciate the beauty of this marvellous city. I missed Vegemite, peanut butter, corn flakes, red skins, snapper, bream, King prawns, Blue swimmer crabs, and Sydney Rock Oysters. Sydney is truly one of the best cities in the world I say top 3 cities in the world, all I want to do is show people why Sydney is at the top of my top 3 cities in the world.!”
Emmanuel and his family intend to bring a new standard of service which is not seen in the Coaching Industry today.
Throughout Emmanuel’s 33 years in Transport, Emmanuel gained a vast amount of knowledge and experience in all aspects of Transport excellence, including, Sales, Operations and Management, with strong client relationship focus.