Atlas Van Lines Named 2016 Torch Award Recipient by the Tri-State Better Business Bureau, Inc.®
April 22, 2016
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Torch Award recognizes Atlas’ dedication to integrity and leadership in the community
EVANSVILLE, IND. (April 22, 2016) – Atlas Van Lines, one of the nation’s leading moving companies, has been named a 2016 Torch Award recipient by the BBB Serving Evansville and the Tri-State.
The Tri-State Better Business Bureau Foundation, Inc. presents Torch Awards to honor companies that have demonstrated outstanding commitments to leadership, ethics and integrity in their communities. This program is utilized to draw the attention of the local community and its leaders to deserving businesses. Torch Award recipients are businesses that have exemplified these traits as shown in their applications submitted into the Tri-State BBB’s Torch Awards competition. Up to four businesses are selected for this honor.
“We are grateful to the Better Business Bureau for the recognition,” said Glen Dunkerson, chairman and CEO of Atlas World Group. “Evansville is home to our corporate headquarters, as well as a majority of our employees. Midwestern values are what drive Atlas to be an integral part of the community and invest in a better future for everyone.”
“We are pleased to present Atlas Van Lines as one of our Torch Award recipients this year. Companies that demonstrate a commitment to ethics, honesty, and integrity improve the marketplace for all, and further trust in our communities by upholding BBB standards,” said Tom Bozikis, Vice President of the Tri-State Better Business Bureau.
The 2016 Torch Award recipients were announced at a ceremony on Thursday, April 21, hosted at Deaconess Hospital’s Johnson Hall by the Tri-State Better Business Bureau Foundation. Guests were in attendance to celebrate this year’s Torch Award recipients as well as Student of Integrity Scholarship recipients.
The Tri-State Better Business Bureau Torch Award is the latest in a series of achievements for Atlas, who was named Southwest Indiana Chamber’s 2015 Norman P. Wagner Business of the Year. The company was recently ranked as the eleventh largest private company in Indiana by the Indianapolis Business Journal and was honored for its outstanding performance at Cartus Corporation’s 2014 Global Network Conference.
For more information on Atlas Van Lines, its agency network and moving services, visit http://www.atlasvanlines.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 transportation of high-value items such as electronics, fine art, store fixtures and furniture. For more information, visit www.atlasvanlines.com.