Atlas Van Lines honors agents that demonstrate world-class commitment

October 28, 2008

Media Contacts:
Kerri Hart, Atlas World Group, 800.638.9797, ext. 2951
Kristen Fuhs Wells, Hetrick

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Atlas Van Lines will award 32 agents with its World-Class Commitment Award at Atlas' annual convention, to be held Oct. 29-31 in Rancho Mirage, Calif.

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

"Atlas agents are known for exceeding industry standards," said Greg Hoover, president and chief operating officer of Atlas World Group. "But these agents exceeded all 12 service criteria that we measure – they've consistently delivered exceptional service that exceeds even our expectations."

Agents who received the World-Class Commitment Award are:
  • A-1 Fargo Van and Storage, Inc. – Miami, Fla.
  • A-1 Moving & Storage – Jupiter, Fla.
  • Ace World Wide Moving & Storage – Garden Grove, Calif.
  • Ace World Wide of New York, Inc. – Rock Tavern, N.Y.
  • Apple Valley Transfer & Storage, Inc. – Apple Valley, Calif.
  • Atlantic Relocation Systems – Indianapolis, Ind.
  • Bekins Northwest – Tacoma, Wash.
  • Bekins Northwest – Spokane, Wash.
  • Bisson Moving & Storage Co. – Westbrook, Maine
  • Blair Moving & Storage Co., LLLP – Macon, Ga.
  • California Moving Systems, Inc. – Sacramento, Calif.
  • Certified Van Service of Connecticut, Inc. – Bethel, Conn.
  • Daniel's Moving & Storage, Inc. – Tucson, Ariz.
  • Daze Transfer & Storage, Inc. – Kingman, Ariz.
  • Deerfield Moving & Storage of Arizona, Inc. – Tolleson, Ariz.
  • Discover Moving & Storage, Inc. – Great Falls, Mont.
  • Garrett Transportation Services, Inc. – Fort Worth, Texas
  • Kilpatrick Moving & Storage – Northvale, N.J.
  • Lincoln Moving & Storage of Rochester, Inc. – Webster, N.Y.
  • McCormack-Daniels Moving & Storage, Inc. – Wichita, Kan.
  • Personal Movers – North Billerica, Mass.
  • Powell Relocation Group – Merrillville, Ind.
  • Powell Relocation Group – Benton Harbor, Mich.
  • Prairie Van & Storage – Clive, Iowa
  • Prescott Moving & Storage – Prescott Valley, Ariz.
  • 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.
  • Shetler Moving & Storage of Ohio, Inc. – West Chester, Ohio
  • Spirit Movers, Inc. – Sarasota, Fla.
  • Weller Transfer, Inc. – Kalamazoo, Mich.

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 $943 million in 2007. Atlas World Group companies employ more than 700 people throughout North America. More than 500 Atlas interstate 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.