Seattle, Wash. (August 7, 2012) — Atlas International, a subsidiary of Atlas World Group, Inc., the parent company of one of the nation's leading moving companies Atlas Van Lines, announces that it is shortlisted in this year's European Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards (EMMAs) for Best International Moving Company of the Year.
Atlas International is among a prestigious group of eight companies shortlisted in the Best International Moving Company of the Year category. Winners will be announced at the Forum for Expatriate Management's EMMAs Awards and Gala Dinner at the Plaza Riverbank in London on October 19.
Recognized for the excellent service provided by the organization and its worldwide network of agents, Atlas International has made key additions to enhance each client's international moving experience. Thanks to several new exclusive international agency agreements, corporate relocation managers and their transferees will now have local experience every step of the way during their move to make the transition even smoother. The development of a Key Accounts Group means that an elite team of certified professionals are now entirely devoted to providing superior customer service to select corporate relocation accounts and agents that require special attention due to the volume or nature of the relocations. By guaranteeing a single point of contact for each move, corporate relocation professionals and their international transferees always know who to turn to with questions and can expect continuity throughout their entire move.
"Our team of experienced professionals at Atlas International and our agents around the world are certainly deserving of this recognition as one of the elite international moving companies," said Jack Griffin, president and COO of Atlas World Group, Inc. "Atlas has made a variety of strategic moves to ensure our clients' international corporate relocations are seamless from start to finish. With our exclusive agency agreements and superior customer service, we're proud to be a part of the few shortlisted for this award category."
About Atlas International
Atlas International is a subsidiary of Atlas World Group, Inc., the parent company of one of the nation's leading moving companies Atlas Van Lines. Based in Seattle, Atlas International is a global provider of quality specialized services for transportation, distribution and relocation for corporate clients, individuals, families and government agencies. Currently, its international operations include eight exclusive agencies in UK, Spain, Mexico, Switzerland, Germany and the Benelux countries (Belgium-Netherlands-Luxembourg) that 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. For more information, visit www.atlasintl.com.
About Atlas Van Lines
Atlas Van Lines, a national moving company, 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 moving 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. For more information, visit www.atlasvanlines.com.