Survival Stories Inspire Hope in Moore, Oklahoma

Assured Relocation Blog

The tornado that struck Moore, Oklahoma last week quickly became hands down, one of the worst tornado’s in history.  The tornado was terrifying, absolutley destroying everything in its path. Click here for some images of the tornado last week.
In all of the chaos and destruction, it is truly inspiring to see how many Americans are responding to this tragic event. Here are a few inspiring stories in particular to highlight.

Country music stars gathered and performed together at the “Heaing for Heartland” concert to benefit the victims of the massive tornado. Blake Shelton, Academy award winning singer, and native from Oklahoma got everybody on their feet at the show performing his hit song “Home”. Many of these musicians are from Oklahoma, which made this event more vibrant.

Mady Gosh and Jason Velasquez, engaged to be married, were victims of the horrific tornado in Moore. This…

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3 Strategies to Retain Customers During a Corporate Relocation

Corporate Space Planning & Relocation Advice

Don’t let the fear of losing your customers stop you from moving into a new office. If the current office is not in an ideal location or it can no longer sustain your manpower, there is no other option but to relocate.  At D.J. McGauley & Associates, we are dedicated to ensuring that your corporate move is seamless in every aspect. Here are three proven strategies to retain your customers during your corporate relocation.

1. Have a relocation marketing strategy

Your relocation marketing strategy must not only be intense; it must also be well-planned. At least one month prior to the move, you should reprint all your brochures and letterhead with your new address. In addition, change signature files on all outgoing email correspondence to include the new address.

Post announcements about the move in highly visible areas within your current location. Your past customers should also be sent postcards…

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AMSA’s 2013 USA Today ad campaign announcement!

Stevens Worldwide Van Lines is a proud member of the American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA) and our membership is something we should share with customers and prospects, as it shows our commitment to doing the best we can for them.


Monday, May 20 – AMSA’s 2013 industry ad can be found on the back page of USA Today‘s Money section. The full-page color ad was developed by AMSA in conjunction with the Communications Advisory Committee (CAC); the ad features our 2012 industry driver award winners as “Moving Heroes” and promotes the importance of hiring a professional mover to USA Today‘s more than 1.8 million readers, as well as consumers visiting the AMSA consumer information website,


The final version of the ad can be viewed below and at


AMSA members are welcome to use the ready-made ad, and AMSA will provide a logo-free version to post on your company website and use in your local marketing activities. If you’d like assistance personalizing the ad with your company logo, please contact AMSA’s marketing and e-media manager, Wayne Whitaker.


Don’t forget to pick up a copy of USA Today – today – to see the ad in print. Be sure and sign up to receive AMSA emails and watch your inbox each Monday for more Moving Season Tips and Tricks!