Guardian Relocation Inc. expands into Fort Wayne market

Indianapolis-based firm opens new office

June 26, 2007

Media Contacts:
Sara DeWitt, Atlas Van Lines, 800.638.9797, ext. 2951
Kristen Fuhs, Hetrick Communications

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Guardian Relocation Inc., an Atlas Van Lines agent, has opened a new office in Fort Wayne, Ind. The Fort Wayne office, which opened May 11, is the second location for Indianapolis-based Guardian.

"Expanding into Indiana's second-largest market will allow us to offer the same great service and expertise to customers in the Fort Wayne area that our customers in Indianapolis have come to expect," said Jay Fuson, president of Guardian Relocation Inc.

Guardian is a full-service agency that provides packing, crating, protected storage and local, long distance and international transportation services. In addition, Guardian has 17,500 square feet of warehouse storage space in Fort Wayne.

"Atlas agents across the United States continue to bring a personalized service approach to their clients," said Glen Dunkerson, president and chief operating officer of Atlas Van Lines. "As agents like Guardian open new locations, it's a win for customers because it means continued focus on safety and standards in a broader geographic area."

Atlas Van Lines is the largest subsidiary of Atlas World Group, an Evansville, Ind.-based company that posted record revenues of $986 million in 2006. 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.