Atlas Van Lines specialized transportation agents receive sales award

October 3, 2006

Media Contacts:
Sara DeWitt, Atlas Van Lines, 800.638.9797, ext. 2951
A.J. Schneider, Hetrick Communications

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Atlas Van Lines has awarded three agents the Specialized Transportation Sales Award.

The agents honored as the top three Specialized Transportation Group sales producers are:
J.W. Cole & Sons, Inc. — Detroit, Mich.
Specialty Moving Systems, Inc. — Glendale Heights, Ill.
Ace World-Wide Moving & Storage — Fallsington, Pa.

"Atlas has built a considerable presence in the specialized transportation marketplace thanks to agents such as these," said Jim Stamm, vice chairman, president and COO of Atlas World Group. "Their commitment to provide their customers with the highest quality service not only has increased revenues, but also helped make Atlas an industry leader."

Agents qualify for this award based on sales during Atlas' convention year, which runs from July 1 through June 30. The awards will be presented at the 59th annual Atlas Convention, held Nov. 1-4 in Phoenix, Ariz. For a list of all award recipients, visit

Atlas Van Lines is the largest subsidiary of Atlas World Group, an Evansville, Ind.-based company that posted record revenues of $949 million in 2005. Atlas World Group companies employ more than 700 people throughout North America. More than 600 Atlas agents in the United States and Canada specialize in corporate employee relocation and in the transportation of high-value items such as electronics, fine art and new fixtures and furniture. Visit for more information on the company and Atlas agents.