Atlas promotes Puckett to director of administration for Avail Resource Management

March 13, 2007

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

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Atlas World Group has promoted relocation-industry veteran Kyle Puckett to director of administration at Avail Resource Management, a subsidiary of Atlas World Group. Avail serves customers across North America from its Evansville, Ind., office and specializes in move management services for corporate and residential customers.

As director of administration, Puckett will oversee process improvement and service expansion in order to better serve existing clients and recruit new ones. Previously, Puckett held the position of director of agency recruitment at Atlas Van Lines. He has worked in the relocation industry for 28 years, serving as operations and regional manager for several van lines since 1993.

"Kyle brings an exceptional depth and understanding of the relocation industry," said Greg Hoover, president of Avail. "In his new role he will have a direct impact on the continued growth and development of Avail's customer focused business model, and we're excited that he's accepted this opportunity."

A native of Pontiac, Mich., Puckett holds bachelor's degrees from Central Michigan University in journalism and political science.

Created by Atlas World Group in 2003, Avail Resource Management posted it's second consecutive year of record profits and more than 100% growth in revenues for 2006; handling more than 13,000 customer transactions.

Atlas World Group is 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.