"News" Posts

Veterans Day Parade

On this Veterans Day, National Van Lines would like to thank all of our veterans and active members of the United States military for their service to our nation. Please take a moment to thank a veteran today. Regardless of…

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Zillow Logo

In a press release last week, real estate search engine giant Zillow announced its acquisition of Trulia for $3.5 billion in stock. Together with Trulia, another real estate search engine, the websites make up 48 percent of housing listing traffic. Zillow states…

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National Van Lines Employee With Sombrero

Last weekend, National Van Lines held our annual employee picnic. The event, which has been held every summer for decades, was fiesta-themed. Things kicked off with a salsa and guacamole contest, followed by lunch. Games for all ages included tug-o-war, water…

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Maureen Beal and Francis Cardinal George

Maureen Beal, CEO of National Van Lines, participated in the annual “Lend A Shoulder Day” for the Chicago Archdiocese Schools. Civic leaders from all over Chicago were invited by the Archbishop of Chicago, Cardinal George, to make a personal commitment…

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For the second year, National Van Lines employees celebrated the holiday season by “adopting” children from Prescott Elementary School. Through a program facilitated by the Chicago Sun-Times, National Van Lines delivered presents to 60 children. Many employees were so moved…

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Working Woman Top 500 Women Owned Businesses

For the second year in a row, National Van Lines, Inc. led by CEO Maureen Beal, has been named to the prestigious “Working Woman 500″ list of the largest women-owned and -operated companies in the United States. This unique list…

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Wyland Foundation Truck

In an exclusive arrangement with the renowned environmental artist Wyland, National Van Lines has created a new full-coverage decal design for 48′ – 53′ trailers. Commemorating the Wyland Ocean Challenge, the trailer design depicts a pod of humpback whales in…

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Pat Johnson President of National Van Lines

Maureen Beal, CEO, National Van Lines has announced the promotion of Pat Johnson to President of National Forwarding Company. “National is honored to have a man of Pat’s caliber leading this division. His strategic vision, loyalty, work ethic and “can-do”…

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Wyland Truck

Broadview residents won’t have to invest in a plane ticket to get a glimpse of the ocean this summer. They only have to journey to a parking lot under the Roosevelt Road bridge west of 25th Street to see a…

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The Wyland Foundation, headed by renowned Marine Life Artist Wyland, held its first Awards Ceremony Thursday, April 22 (Earth Day), at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles. The event honored the late Jacques Yves-Cousteau and Lloyd Bridges and…

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