Meridian Moving Systems joins Atlas Van Lines' network of agents

March 16, 2010

Media Contacts:
Kerri Hart, Atlas Van Lines, 800.638.9797, ext. 2951
Tricia Parrott, Hetrick

RONKONKOMA, N.Y. — Meridian Moving Systems has joined Atlas Van Lines, one of the largest relocation networks in the country. By becoming an Atlas Van Lines agent, the Ronkonkoma, N.Y.-based company joins more than 500 Atlas agents across North America.

"It's an honor to become part of a network that consistently demonstrates quality customer service, which is something Meridian prides itself on as well," said Jeff Owen, president of Meridian Moving Systems. "Joining Atlas means we both have more to offer our customers."

Meridian provides packing, crating and protected storage, plus local, long distance and international transportation services. In addition to its corporate office and branch in Ronkonkoma, Meridian Moving Systems has a branch in Little Falls, N.J. The firm's two modern warehouses offer a combined 28,000 square-feet of storage space, with barcode inventory and order tracking.

"As partners with the nation's second-largest van line, Meridian Moving Systems can provide quality relocation services across North America," said Steve Hermann, assistant vice president of agency development at Atlas Van Lines. "A partnership with Atlas helps guarantee top-notch employees, systems and tools."

Atlas Van Lines is the largest subsidiary of Atlas World Group, an Evansville, Ind.-based company. Atlas World Group companies employ nearly 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.