Atlas Van Lines Launches Challenge to Honor Military Veterans and Active Service Members

Visit Atlas' Facebook page to nominate a military veteran or active service member to win an iPad


October 1, 2012

Media Contacts:
Kerri Hart, Atlas Van Lines
800.638.9797, ext. 2951 or *Email Protected*

Greta (Hass) Snell, Dittoe Public Relations
317.202.2280, ext. 18 or *Email Protected*


EVANSVILLE, IND. — One of the nation's leading moving companies, Atlas Van Lines, today announces the launch of its Facebook challenge to honor military veterans and active service members. Hosted on the Atlas Van Lines Facebook page, the contest will run from Monday, Oct. 1 to Sunday, Nov. 11. One winner will be announced on Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 12.

To enter, Facebook fans must post a photo of an active or veteran military service man or woman on Atlas' Facebook page with a description of why they deserve to win an iPad. Call for photo submissions begins Monday, Oct. 1 and runs through Wednesday, Oct. 31. Following the submission deadline, all photos and descriptions will be entered into an album and fans are invited to vote for their favorite photo and caption. Voting will start on Thursday, Nov. 1. The photo with the most votes by 11:59 p.m. CST, Sunday, Nov. 11, will be awarded one of two prizes: an iPad for the military service man or woman or a $500 donation to the Wounded Warrior Project in the name of the military veteran or service member. There is no entry fee associated with this contest.

To enter, visit www.facebook.com/AtlasVanLines.

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.

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