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Cord Moving and Storage wins a 2020 Family Business Award from St. Louis Business Journal

The St. Louis Business Journal’s 2020 Family Business Awards honor companies for their longevity, perseverance and community involvement because family businesses have always been important to the success of the St. Louis region.

The publication received more than 30 nominations for this year’s awards, reflecting St. Louis’ large number of family businesses that have been successful for generations. The nominations included a wide variety of industries — from retail to plumbing and transportation to photography. Steve Ryan, President of Cord Moving, talks about the award, and the ongoing commitment to the community.


northAmerican® Ranked Top in Satisfaction with Relocating Employees Two Years Straight

Leads Industry in Moving Satisfaction Per Trippel Research

Chicago, IL — North American Van Lines, Inc., one of the world’s largest moving companies, is honored to rank highest in average Cord_Award_Trippel_2020satisfaction for household goods moving among all leading national full-service moving companies per the 26th Annual Nationwide Relocating Employee Survey© (2020 Results) by Trippel Survey & Research. The annual survey measures the satisfaction of employees moving within the U.S. with relocation services, including household goods moving.

Among national full-service movers providing corporate relocations, northAmerican received the highest average satisfaction score from relocating employees. This is the 2nd year in a row that northAmerican has been ranked tops in satisfaction for moving services by relocating employees.

“Providing top-quality service is the priority of every northAmerican agent,” says Kevin Murphy, Vice President & General Manager, northAmerican Van Lines. “Our entire agent network is honored to receive such positive customer recognition.”

Trippel Survey & Research, LLC© provided this report.

Cord Moving and Storage moves TSgt. U.S. Air Force (Ret.) Matthew Slaydon into his new Smart Home.

Cord Moving and Storage, an award winning agent of northAmerican Van Lines, is proud to work side by side with the Gary Sinise Foundation. Cord recently moved one of our nation’s heroes – TSgt. U.S. Air Force (Ret.) Matthew Slaydon – into his new smart home, as part of the R.I.S.E program. For several years, northAmerican Van Lines has worked with the Gary Sinise Foundation, providing moving and storage services for the recipients of these incredible homes. Cord Moving and Storage serves the greater St. Louis and Memphis communities, and has provided moving and storage services for the past 100 years.

Martin Ryan of Cord Moving and Storage Wins Prestigious Award from North American Van Lines

HILTON HEAD, SC (Oct. 22, 2019) – North American Van Lines, Inc., one of the world’s largest moving companies, is pleased to name Martin Ryan of Cord Moving & Storage the recipient of the 2019 Dan Robertson Lifetime Achievement Award. The award was presented at the 2019 Agent Convention, October 20-22, in Hilton Head, South Carolina. “The Dan Robertson Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes an industry leader that has dedicated an entire career to northAmerican Van Lines,” said Kevin Murphy, VP and General Manager of northAmerican Van Lines. “It personifies endurance: a lifetime of hard work, dedication, and commitment to being successful for our employees, our communities, our van line, our industry and, of course, our families. Martin Ryan, the fifth recipient of this award, and his agency, Cord Moving & Storage, exemplify this strong commitment. On behalf of our van line and entire agent family, we are proud to honor Martin with this well-deserved award.”