Ray's Moving and Storage (1703) Under New Ownership

May 16, 2003

MICHIGAN, Burton -- According to David Markley, Owner and Michael L. Shaffer, Atlas Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ray's Moving Service, Inc. located at 4273 S. Dort Hwy., Burton, Michigan has been purchased by David Markley. The agency is now part of a network of over 400 agencies representing Atlas nationwide.

"We want Ray's customers to receive the best service possible," explains Markley. "Atlas gives us the opportunity to achieve this world-class service all across the U.S."

Ray's offers complete facilities, including a 6,400 s.f. warehouse. The local moving and storage company provides packing, protected storage and local, long distance and international transportation services.

Headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, Atlas is North America's second-largest carrier of household goods and ranks as third-largest van line overall with some 600 agents in the U.S. and Canada and more than 800 worldwide. Atlas Van Lines specializes in corporate relocation and in the transport of high-value goods such as electronics, new fixtures, tradeshow exhibits and fine arts.