EVANSVILLE, Ind. — The PGA of America has selected Atlas Van Lines as a moving service provider through 2014. As the exclusive transport for PGA-owned operations trailers, Atlas will provide moving services for The PGA's premier spectator and member championships, as well as PGA Professionals.
"It is with great pride that The PGA of America welcomes Atlas Van Lines, one of the most trusted names in the moving industry," said PGA President Allen Wronowski. "Just as The PGA of America proudly promotes its brand, we welcome the expertise of Atlas Van Lines and its agents, who represent a commitment to quality service."
Under the service provider agreement, Atlas also will provide favorable pricing programs for PGA employee relocations, PGA members, employees and staff. In addition, Atlas will provide a dedicated account manager and PGA member moves will be managed by Atlas agents – many of whom are recipients of Atlas' highest honor, the Milton M. Hill Quality Award. Award recipients are recognized for their commitment to quality, innovative customer service and professionalism.
"The relationship with The PGA of America reinforces our commitment to quality – aligning ourselves with an organization that maintains the same high standards that Atlas demands," said Jack Griffin, president and COO of Atlas Van Lines. "We are proud to join The PGA of America in a partnership that will allow Atlas to extend our brand and moving services with an organization that maintains such an excellent reputation."
About Atlas Van Lines
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. Nearly 500 Atlas interstate agents in the United States and Canada specialize in corporate relocation, household moving services and in the specialized transportation of high-value items such as electronics, fine art, store fixtures and furniture. Visit www.atlasvanlines.com for more information on the company and Atlas agents.
About The PGA of America
Celebrating its 95th year, The PGA of America has maintained a twofold mission of its founders: to establish and elevate the standards of the profession and to grow interest and participation in the game of golf. By establishing and elevating the standards of the golf profession through world-class education, career services, marketing and research programs, The PGA enables it professionals to maximize their performance in their respective career paths and showcases them as experts in the game and in a multi-billion dollar golf industry.