Bekins Drivers Nominated for Super Van Operator of the Year

January 10, 2008 -- Bekins Van Lines, headquartered in Hlllside, Ill., is pleased to announce that five of its owner-operators have received notification that they are finalists for the AMSA’s Super Van Operators of the Year.  This prestigious honor is given to the owner-operators who consistently deliver shipments on-time and without damage and possess an especially high work ethic, and have a particularly good understanding of the moving and storage industry.  AMSA awards Super Van Operators of the year in the following categories:  Household Goods, Special Commodities, Lifetime Achievement and Rookie of the Year.  The following Bekins Owner-Operators have made it to the finals:

• Dwayne Wyatt Household Goods
• Denton Klahn  Lifetime Achievement
• Thomas Shaw Rookie of the Year
• Jack Laughter Lifetime Achievement
• Stephen Gassner Household Goods

Winners will be recognized at the annual AMSA Convention being held at the Omni Resort in Orlando, Florida in early April.

Jim Mazzuca, Senior Vice President of Bekins Operations stated, “We are so fortunate to have such high caliber service providers in the Bekins system.  We are so proud of these gentlemen and wish them the best of luck in the Super Van Operator selections.”

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