Atlas Van Lines honors agents that demonstrate world-class commitment

October 23, 2007

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

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Atlas Van Lines will award 33 agents with its World-Class Commitment Award at the 60th annual Atlas Convention, held Nov. 7-10 in Orlando, Fla.

The award recognizes agents who exhibit Atlas' high quality standards by exceeding criteria, including customer service, customer satisfaction, estimating accuracy, claims ratio and compliance with Atlas' other standards of excellence.

"All of our agents follow the Atlas principle of high-quality service, " said Glen Dunkerson, president and chief operating officer of Atlas Van Lines. "But these agents continue to exceed both our expectations and the industry's. It's agents like these that help position Atlas as a relocation leader."

The agents who will receive the World-Class Commitment Award are:
  • Ace Relocation Systems, Inc. – Kyle, Texas
  • Ace Relocation Systems, Inc. – San Jose, Calif.
  • Ace Transfer & Storage Co. – Broken Arrow, Okla.
  • Ace World Wide of New York, Inc. – Rock Tavern, N.Y.
  • Admiral Storage & Van – El Paso, Texas
  • All Season Movers, Inc. – Kearny, N.J.
  • All Star Moving Systems, Inc. – Muncie, Ind.
  • American of Virginia, Inc. – Waynesboro, Va.
  • Atlantic Relocation Systems – Carrollton, Texas
  • Bean Moving and Storage, Inc. – Hattiesburg, Miss.
  • Bekins Northwest – Yakima, Wash.
  • Certified Van Service of Connecticut, Inc. – Bethel, Conn.
  • City Transfer & Storage Company – Winston-Salem, N.C.
  • Discover Moving & Storage, Inc. – Great Falls, Mont.
  • EC Moving & Storage, Inc. – Windsor, Wisc.
  • Ed's Moving & Storage, Inc. – Lakewood, Wash.
  • Fayetteville Moving & Storage, Inc. – Fayetteville, N.C.
  • Imlach Group – San Antonio, Texas
  • Kilpatrick Moving & Storage – Northvale, N.J.
  • Lafayette Storage & Moving Corporation – West Henrietta, N.Y.
  • Lone Star Relocation Services, Ltd. – San Antonio, Texas
  • McCormack-Payton Storage & Moving Co. of Wichita, Inc. – Wichita, Kan.
  • Merchants Moving & Storage, Inc. – Boise, Idaho
  • Mother Lode Van & Storage, Inc. – Rancho Cordova, Calif.
  • Nelson Westerberg – Carrollton, Texas
  • Powell Relocation Group – Benton Harbor, Mich.
  • Prairie Van & Storage – Clive, Iowa
  • R. C. Mason Movers, Inc. – Peabody, Mass.
  • Ray's Moving and Storage – Burton, Mich.
  • Reads Moving Systems of Carolina, Inc. – Summerville, S.C.
  • Reads Moving Systems of Daytona, Inc. – Daytona Beach, Fla.
  • Southwest Transfer and Storage, Inc. – Phoenix, Ariz.
  • Superior Mobility Services LLC – Lorain, Ohio

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.