August 24, 2021
ATLAS WORLD GROUP, INC. EXPANDS LEGAL DEPARTMENT, NAMES AMANDA EDGE AS CORPORATE COUNSEL
Edge joins Atlas with nearly 10 years of experience in legal services
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (Aug. 24, 2021) - Atlas World Group, Inc., the parent company of Atlas Van Lines, Inc., one of the nation’s leading moving companies, has named Amanda Edge to the newly created position of Corporate Counsel. Prior to joining Atlas, Edge served as the assistant vice president of legal services for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System.
In this role, Edge will provide legal counsel for Atlas World Group and its subsidiaries in the context of the strategic and tactical objectives of the enterprise, while balancing the need for practical legal and business solutions. Items of focus for Edge will be wide-ranging, with an emphasis on contracts, litigation management, employment law, and regulatory compliance, among others.
Atlas is excited to welcome Amanda as the newest addition to our team," said James K. McMurray, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary of Atlas World Group. "She will be a valuable asset for our organization with her extensive knowledge and expertise. We look forward to seeing her thrive in this role.”
Edge comes to Atlas Van Lines with a broad legal background, including her most recent role at the Kentucky Community and Technical College System from November 2018 to July 2021. Edge’s prior employment also includes time at Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP in Louisville, Kentucky as an associate attorney, and serving as a law clerk for U.S District Judge Joseph McKinley in Owensboro, Kentucky. Graduating from the University of Louisville Law School with a Juris Doctor (J.D.) Degree in 2012, Edge was recognized as the salutatorian of her class, along with achieving magna cum laude honors.
“I am honored to have the opportunity to join the Atlas team and serve in this important role,” said Edge. “I look forward to leveraging my talents and strengths to better the organization to the best of my ability.”
For more information on Atlas Van Lines and its services, visit www.atlasvanlines.com. For more information on Atlas World Group and its subsidiaries, visit atlasworldgroupinc.com.
About Atlas® World Group
Headquartered in Evansville, Ind., Atlas World Group, Inc. comprises a family of companies that deliver transportation and related services globally through a network of quality agents and select service partners. Atlas is distinguished by agent ownership and a shared commitment to help people go new places® more easily and more securely. Atlas World Group companies employ nearly 800 people throughout North America. Through a continuing emphasis on service excellence, the company has achieved extraordinary growth. For more information on Atlas World Group, visit atlasworldgroupinc.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 800 people throughout North America. Over 400 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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