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Dash, Black Tie Transportation Ink Long-Term Agreement

March 16, 2018 - Carolina League (CarL) - Winston-Salem Dash News Release

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Winston-Salem Dash are proud to announce they have signed a long-term agreement with Black Tie Transportation, a North Carolina-operated business that has been one of the industry leaders in transportation over the last 29 years.

As part of their agreement, the Dash will travel via buses provided by Black Tie Bus Charters, which is run out of Winston-Salem. The Carolina League spans from Myrtle Beach, S.C., to Wilmington, Del., and the Dash will travel over 6,500 miles this season with Black Tie Transportation.

Starting off as a luxury chauffeured car business in 1989, Gray Hill and his family entered the transportation industry with a single stretch limousine in the Triad area. Originally running the company from the family home, Hill has stewarded his business growth to a new corporate headquarters with a fleet of more than 75 vehicles, including sedans, SUVs, vans, limousines, buses and motorcoaches. For more information on Black Tie Transportation, call (336) 768-5177 or visit

The Dash will kick off the season by traveling to Zebulon, N.C., to square off against the Carolina Mudcats on April 5. Winston-Salem's home opener is set for Thursday, April 12, against Carolina. Single-game tickets and season-ticket packages are on sale now. For more information, call the Dash at (336) 714-2287 or visit


"As a lifelong sports fan and an avid Dash fan, it is great to partner with our local team and expand our relationships throughout the community." - Gray Hill, president and owner of Black Tie Transportation, Black Tie Bus Charters and Blue Diamond Transportation

"We are thrilled about this partnership. Our roots have been set in Winston-Salem, and it's very exciting to become a proud partner of the Winston-Salem Dash." - Jeff Shanker, Chief Strategist for Black Tie Transportation

"It is an honor to team up with Black Tie Transportation, one of the most diverse and successful companies in the travel business. With their accomplished track record and local ties, this was a perfect match. We look forward to riding with Black Tie throughout the Carolina League for this season and beyond." - CJ Johnson, Dash president

The Winston-Salem Dash are the Class-A Advanced Minor League affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. To purchase tickets and for more information, please call 336-714-2287 or visit

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