Atlas Van Lines presents sales award to specialized transportation agents

October 16, 2007

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

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

Atlas' STG division handles some of the industry's most complex moves, including store fixtures, fine art, museum exhibits and more.

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

"Thanks to the commitment to quality by agents like these, Atlas is a forerunner in the specialized transportation marketplace," said Glen Dunkerson, president and chief operating officer of Atlas Van Lines. "Their dedication to quality and customer service has 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 60th annual Atlas Convention, held Nov. 7-10 in Orlando, Fla. For more information on Atlas' annual awards, visit

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.