(Evansville, IN) - Rick Kirby of Atlas has been promoted to the position of Director of Safety for the Atlas Van Lines division. In his new role, he will be responsible for DOT compliance and driver safety. Kirby joined Atlas in 1979 as an Inbound Coordinator for the operations division, and has since been promoted to Customer Relations Manager, Claims Department Manager, and Risk Control Specialist.
A native of Evansville, Indiana, Kirby attended Indiana State University-Evansville. He has participated in activities of the American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA).
Headquartered in Evansville, IN, Atlas is the nation's second-largest carrier of household goods with some 600 agents in the United States and Canada. Atlas specializes in corporate employee relocation and in the transport of high-value goods such as electronics, fine arts, and new fixtures and furniture.