County Vanlines Inc. (1689) under new ownership

November 14, 2006

WEST NYACK, N.Y. — According to Frank Lucchesi and Bernard Rabin, owners and Michael L. Shaffer, Atlas chairman and chief executive officer, County Vanlines Inc. located at 250 W. Nyack Rd., West Nyack, New York has been purchased by Mia Mercado. The agency is part of a network of over 400 agencies representing Atlas nationwide.

County offers complete facilities, including a 35,000 s.f. warehouse. The local moving and storage company provides packing, protected storage and local, long distance and international transportation services.

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 500 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.