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Bekins of South Florida celebrates 50 years in South Florida

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June 28, 2019                        Jaymie Shook, Director of Marketing Communications, 317.558.0728 | jaymie_shook@wvlcorp.com
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Bekins of South Florida celebrates 50 years in South Florida

Moving company that services Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties reaches milestone


MIAMIWhen Bekins of South Florida – a professional moving and storage company that has serviced generations of Florida families and top businesses throughout South Floridaopened its doors in 1969, the state had 6.64 million residents. This year, as Bekins of South Florida marks its 50th anniversary, the state’s population has grown to 21.65 million people. Maintaining pace with the phenomenal growth in Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties in the past five decades, the moving company has grown significantly since its establishment 50 years ago.


Bekins of South Florida was originally a Bekins Van Lines-owned operation until it was purchased in 1996 to become a Bekins agency. The moving company was purchased by its current owner, Joseph Sabga, in 2006.


“To accommodate area growth, South Florida residents have relied on professional moving companies to assist with the necessary relocation of household and commercial items," said Joseph Sabga, President of Bekins of South Florida. "We are proud to have played an integral part in this expansion."


The moving company prides itself on the quality of its customer service and the trust and reputation it has established over the years. Servicing households moving across town, across the country and across the globe, Bekins of South Florida is a full-service local, long-distance and international relocation, moving and storage company that can attend to any relocation need.


The company’s dedicated office and industrial division leads the industry with AMSA-certified Commercial Office and Industrial Consultants, specialized staff and equipment. Bekins of South Florida is one of the few South Florida specialists that can move both entire company offices of hundreds of people and small department moves of a few people. The moving company has a long list of satisfied and loyal clients, including Fortune 500 companies, hotels, hospitals and health-care facilities, schools, university and educational facilities, law offices, government, professional sports teams and the military. Bekins of South Florida’s warehousing, distribution and installation services are world class, servicing many of the top businesses in the area; and as a founding partner of the Office Moving Alliance the company can provide such services globally.


Bekins of South Florida has won numerous awards over the years, including being named the Bekins Van Lines Agent of the Year in 2012 and Bekins Van Lines Agent of the Month several times throughout the years. The company has been voted the “Best Moving Company in South Florida” by the readership of the Daily Business Review for 7 consecutive years since 2012.


An AMSA certified ProMover and a member of the Professional Movers Association of Florida, Bekins of South Florida is active in its community, belonging to many local organizations and supporting numerous causes such as Move for Hunger which helps feed the needy across the country.


More information can be found at www.bekinssf.com

About Wheaton Van Lines, Inc.
Wheaton Van Lines, Inc. is one of the world's most highly regarded providers of transportation services. Wheaton Van Lines Inc., owns four household goods relocation brands, Wheaton World Wide Moving, Bekins Van Lines, Stevens Worldwide Van Lines and Clark & Reid. The van line is the fourth largest household goods carrier. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind., through its brands Wheaton offers private and corporate domestic and international household goods relocation services as well as special commodities and logistic services. The United States military is one of the company’s largest customers. The van line is partner to approximately 400 Wheaton, Bekins, Stevens and Clark & Reid agents nationwide. To learn more, visit www.wheatonworldwide.com/why-wheaton/partners.




Jaymie Shook

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