Hard to believe it has been over 25 years.

In the past 25 years, ATA Outdoor has raised over $20 million for public transportation in our home state of New Hampshire, and well into Maine, northern Massachusetts, and Burlington, Vermont.  We continue to grow, but not without recognizing how we got here.  It all started in 1992…

1992

Formed in January as Alternate Transit Advertising, Inc.

1992

1992

First transit private/public partnership is formed with Cooperative Alliance for Seacoast Transportation (COAST) – increasing COAST’s revenue nearly 500% in the first year.

1993

1993

ATA was the first to introduce creative bus wraps north of Boston

1993-1995

1993-1995

Business was booming! Acquired transit advertising management contracts for Manchester, Nashua, Concord in NH and grew into Maine with the acquisition of Portland

1995

As sole owner of ATA, both Jane Marlow Cutter and the company became a certified DBE/WBE in NH and ME

1996

Continued north in Maine adding Lewiston- Auburn to the roster

1997

ATA incorporated

2007

2007

Not just buses! ATA now works with Amtrak Downeaster through the Northern New England Passenger Railway Authority (NNEPRA)

2007

Continued expansion into Massachusetts Haverhill/Lawrence area with the advertising management contract for Merrimack Valley Regional Transit Authority

2008

South Portland City Bus Service is added to our repertoire

2008

2008

We reached Vermont! ATA helps Chittenden County Transportation Authority (now Green Mountain Transit) in Burlington with national advertising buys

2010

Continued to grow throughout NH with expansion into the Salem/Londonderry market through the Cooperative Alliance for Regional Transportation – (Chester, Derry, Hampstead, Londonderry, and Salem)

2010

2010

ATA signs first billboard advertising management contract

2012

Going further north in NH! Added exterior bus wrap coverage into Coos, Carroll, and Grafton counties

2015

Acquired transit advertising management contract for Lowell Regional Transit Authority (LRTA) continuing our market dominance north of Boston

2016

2016

Becomes ATA Outdoor!

2016

2016

Jane Cutter was honored as one of Business NH Magazine’s Top Women-Led Business Owners in the state

2017

2017

25th Anniversary!