Atlas Van Lines agents receive award for government sales

January 9, 2007

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

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Atlas Van Lines has recognized its top three agents in government sales with awards presented at the 59th annual Atlas Convention, held in Phoenix.

Government Sales Award winners were:
  • Mitchell Moving and Storage Company, Seattle, Wash.
  • Weleski Transfer Inc., Tarentum, Pa.
  • Atlantic Relocation Systems, Indianapolis, Ind.

"It's an honor to provide our government with quality transportation services," said Jim Stamm, vice chairman and CEO of Atlas World Group. "Our agents ensure that the household goods of the personnel who work for our government get where they're supposed to go safely and securely. They're counting on us to provide the best high-tech tracking systems and high-quality employees to get the job done. These award winners — as well as all the Atlas agents who service this kind of business — deserve recognition and praise for their excellent work."

Agents qualify for this award based on government sales over the previous convention year, which runs July 1 through June 30. 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 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.