DENVER, CO – February 9, 2005 – At its annual leadership conference held this week in Denver, Graebel announced the 2004 sales leadership awards.
Mr. David Cox, General Manager of the Seattle, Washington service center, Graebel Quality Movers, Inc., was honored with the organization’s first Chairman of the Board award for Sales Leadership. First and second places were respectively awarded to Mr. Greg Koehlinger, Executive Vice President of the US Eastern region and Mr. Rick Humphreys, General Manager of the Graebel Oklahoma Movers, Inc. Mr. Charley Heaton (California), and Mrs. Shannon Barnes (Florida) were honorably mentioned for their sales leadership.
For the second time since its 2001 inception, the Robert Kral International Leadership award was presented and for the first time bestowed on three senior executives teamed in the company’s international division. Mr. Benjamin Ivory, GMS; Mr. Dale Collins and Mr. Ed Schiefelbein received this prestigious honor. Created as a tribute to former longtime Graebel executive and colleague, it is conferred on those exemplifying the integrity, professionalism, and business and community leadership of Mr. Kral.
Other sales leadership honors included the President’s awards by service line. The Move Management sales leadership honors went to Ms. Jo Fielding and Mr. Harold Foss, both based in New Jersey; Ms. Diane Pace (Washington state) and Mr. Patrick Neville in the World Headquarters in Colorado.
Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide the company’s full-service third party division recognized Mr. Harold Foss and Mr. Jess Goldberg (Northern California) and Mr. John Schroeder (Southern California) with its President’s sales awards.
Residential (c.o.d.) sales leadership top awards were presented to Mr. Jim Sullivan (Illinois), Mr. John Cummins (District of Columbia), Mr. Mark Walker (Texas), Mr. David Wyant (Massachusetts), Mr. Chris Kohlman (California), Mr. Todd Langdon (New Jersey), Ms. Soni Walker (Colorado), Mr. Jack Auerback (Georgia), and Mr. Michael Farber (Minnesota).
Commercial workplace services Presidential sales leadership honors went to Mr. Paul Undlin (Southern California), Mr. Jeff Bulinski (Arizona), Mr. Christopher Long (Florida), Mr. Steve Jahns (Georgia), Mr. Todd Osborn (Washington state), Mr. John Zamecki (Northern California), Mr. Tom Quinn (Southern California), Ms. Tammra Anderson (Colorado), Mr. Greg Koehlinger (Illinois), Mr. Peter Lahner (Kansas), Mr. Robert Weaver (District of Columbia), Ms. Shonna Buntrock (Nebraska), Mr. Paul Pusko (Texas), Mr. Joe Hargett (Texas), Mr. Mark Lackey (Georgia), Mr. Todd Messerle (Oklahoma), Mr. Tom Theisen (Georgia).
About Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide, Inc.
Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide is the world’s largest privately owned and managed relocation company, with headquarters in Denver, Colorado. Divisions include Graebel Van Lines, Inc., Graebel Movers, Inc., Graebel Movers International, Inc., Move Management, Inc. and its full-service relocation company, Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide, Inc.