Press Release

Tim Helenthal, Elected as Vice Chairman of IAM for Second Term

For Immediate Release

Tim Helenthal, President of National Van Lines, Elected as Vice Chairman of International Association of Movers (IAM) for Second Term

Broadview, IL December 16, 2015 – National Van Lines is proud to announce the re-election of President Tim Helenthal to Vice Chairman of International Association of Movers (IAM), for a second term. Elections were held in October during the annual meeting, in San Diego, California.

The purpose of the International Association of Movers (IAM) is to promote the growth and success of its members by offering programs, resources, membership protections and unparalleled networking opportunities to enhance their businesses and brands. Founded over 50 years ago, IAM is the moving and forwarding industry’s largest global-trade association. With more than 2,000 members, it is comprised of companies that provide moving, forwarding, shipping, logistics and related services in more than 170 countries.

“ Since joining the IAM Executive Committee several years ago as an elected Governing Member-at-Large and for the past two years as Vice Chair, Tim Helenthal has proven himself to be an invaluable member of the Association’s top level of governance. Tim possesses a keen insight into the industry and membership but is also very data-driven and extremely analytical. These traits, together with a laser-like focus on the future, delivery of value and staying relevant, have helped position IAM to be among the leading associations representing the Moving and Relocation industries.” — Terry Head, President of International Association of Movers

To learn more about International Association of Movers visit, IAMovers.org.


Founded in 1929, National Van Lines is an ESOP-owned enterprise that began in the Chicago area as a one horse and wagon moving service and expanded to a nationwide fleet of trucks. The company’s services include residential and commercial moving and storage domestically and internationally. National Van Lines has been designated a Pro Mover company by the American Moving & Storage Association and holds an A+ rating with the BBB.

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