(Aurora, Colorado) - October 7, 2008 - Graebel Movers, Inc. today announced the appointment of Dale Snyder as General Manager of Graebel Lightning Movers, Inc., the company's moving service center for Phoenix and the surrounding area. Snyder had previously worked at Graebel in Denver, CO and in Phoenix as a Relocation Consultant and Commercial Accounts Manager.
Snyder was selected to lead the Phoenix service center because of his extensive experience in the relocation industry and for his stellar reputation and track record in the Phoenix marketplace. At Horizon Moving, a United Van Lines agency, Snyder was top salesperson of the year for 2007 and 2008. He is International Office Moving Institute (IOMI) certified.
"Dale has spent the last 10 years at Horizon, where he was a top sales performer with an impressive book of business and a natural leader with a single-minded focus on delivering unparalleled quality to clients," said Bill Graebel, CEO of Graebel Companies, Inc. "He brings to Graebel an established and exemplary presence in the Phoenix area, as well as a specialty in commercial office moving and storage services. We're thrilled to have him back onboard, and know he'll lead our Phoenix service center to ever-higher levels of success."
As General Manager it will be Snyder's responsibility to lead the sales team, increase revenue, increase operational efficiencies and ensure consistent world-class service delivery. He will also build upon the already excellent relationships between all service center departments to maximize quality and performance, and to support Graebel's culture as an employee-friendly workplace. As an IOMI certified expert in commercial office moving, Snyder will focus particular attention on driving sales in this market.
Snyder, his wife and their two children have lived in Phoenix for more than 20 years.
About Graebel Companies, Inc. (www.graebel.com)
Graebel is a global relocation company that provides full relocation management services, domestic U.S. and international moving and storage services, international freight forwarding, move management and commercial workplace services. Integrated relocation divisions include Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide, Inc., Graebel Movers International, Inc., Graebel Commercial Services, Inc., Graebel Van Lines, Inc., Graebel Movers, Inc., and Move Management, Inc. The Graebel Companies, Inc. World Headquarters is located in Denver, Colorado. Founded in 1950, Graebel is a privately-owned, wholly-owned relocation company with proprietary technology, processes and employs an extensively background checked and trained workforce.
Based in Atlanta, the International Office Moving Institute (IOMI) offers training programs and seminars in office moving and project management methods, techniques, and business practices. The organization provides customized programs for moving companies, project management companies, furniture sales and other service providers. In house move crews offer the industry best practices in marketing and sales, job estimating, and operations. Graebel is the only national moving and storage company with IOMI certification at each service center. For more information about IOMI, visit http://officemovingsystems.com/IOMI/trgiomi.html