July 2, 2015
Katie O'Niones, Atlas Van Lines
800.638.9797, ext. 2636 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Michelle Bower, Dittoe Public Relations
317.202.2280, ext. 11 or email@example.com
SOMERSWORTH, N.H. (July 2, 2015) — Since 2004, Burke Moving and Storage has been conducting residential and commercial moves throughout New Hampshire, Southern Maine and Northern Massachusetts. Today, the full-service 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 aforementioned areas with its moving (commercial and residential) and storage (long-term and short-term) services.
"Atlas Van Lines has an unprecedented reputation, and we are honored to begin working alongside the industry leader," said Brendan Burke, president of Burke Moving and Storage. "We couldn't be more thrilled to join such a trusted network, and we look forward to the growth potential the opportunity will undoubtedly deliver."
In connection with the improving housing market, Burke Moving and Storage is currently experiencing a period of growth that has resulted in the hiring of numerous new employees and additional investments in trucks and trailers. The company's staff currently consists of 12 highly-trained employees who have undergone extensive training on packing, loading, driving and unpacking.
"Atlas Van Lines is excited to welcome Burke Moving and Storage to our agency family," said Steve Hermann, vice president of agency development at Atlas Van Lines. "The company's personal, professional and quality services translate perfectly across our business ideals, and together we understand that no customer or move is the same. As part of our network, we aim to help the company grow awareness of its trusted name locally and throughout the industry."
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 Burke Moving and Storage, visit burkemovingandstorage.com. For more information on Atlas Van Lines, its agency network and moving services, visit atlasvanlines.com.
About Burke Moving and Storage
Located in Somersworth, New Hampshire, Burke Moving and Storage is a full-service moving and storage company. Formerly known as Vernay movers, the company believes in the quality of its employees, the integrity of its services, and a commitment to its customers. For more information, visit burkemovingandstorage.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 specialized transportation of high-value items such as electronics, fine art, store fixtures and furniture. For more information, visit www.atlasvanlines.com.