August 26, 2014
Katie Gross, Atlas Van Lines
800.424.2222, ext. 2636 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Michelle Bower, Dittoe PR for Atlas Van Lines
317.202.2280, ext. 11 or email@example.com
SAN RAFAEL, Calif (August 26, 2014) — Since 1979, Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage has been conducting residential and commercial moves throughout Marin County, California. Today, the county's largest moving company adds to its legacy by joining leading mover Atlas Van Lines and its expansive agency network. As an Atlas agent, the company will continue to serve the North Bay area with its moving (local, commercial, international and long distance) and storage (mobile containers, warehousing and commercial) services.
"It's an honor to now be part of the revered network Atlas Van Lines has assembled," said Mario Batz, general manager of Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage. "The company's reputation has set a precedent for the entire industry, and we look forward to the growth potential their world-class resources will provide."
Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage is currently experiencing a period of growth that has resulted in a 15 percent increase in capacity and the hiring of six new employees in the past year. Alongside the improving housing market, they are witnessing a major upswing for full-service packing as well as short and long-term storage. Operating out of a 150,000 square foot facility, the company's staff currently consists of 45 highly-trained employees who have passed rigorous background check and undergone extensive training on packing, loading, driving and unpacking.
"Atlas Van Lines is excited to welcome Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage to our agency family," said Steve Hermann, vice president of agency development at Atlas Van Lines. "Joining our esteemed team of agents will only enhance the personal attention to which Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage's customers are accustomed. The company will retain the ability to act independently while Atlas will continually supply the resources of a major moving van line."
Consisting of nearly 500 interstate agents across the United States and Canada, the Atlas Van Lines agency network facilitates approximately 80,000 moves worldwide each year.
For more information on Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage, visit jdmovers.com. For more information on Atlas Van Lines, its agency network or its moving services, visit www.atlasvanlines.com.
About Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage
Based in San Rafael, California, Johnson & Daly Moving & Storage is the largest moving company in Marin County and has been serving customers for more than 30 years. Founded in 1979, the company offers a variety of residential and commercial moving and storage solutions. For more information, visit jdmovers.com.
About Atlas Van Lines
Atlas Van Lines, a national moving company, is the largest subsidiary of Atlas World Group, an Evansville, Ind.-based company. Atlas World Group companies employ nearly 700 people throughout North America. Nearly 500 Atlas interstate moving agents in the United States and Canada specialize in corporate relocation, household moving services and in the transportation of high-value items such as electronics, fine art, store fixtures and furniture. For more information, visit www.atlasvanlines.com.