February 24, 2010
The American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA) presented their inaugural Summit Award for supplier excellence to Movers Specialty Service, Inc. (MSS). The Summit Award is considered the moving industry’s most prestigious supplier recognition because the recipient is selected directly from customer nominations.
According to the AMSA announcement, The Summit Award reflects the relocation moving and storage industry’s highest honor for outstanding performance among suppliers as demonstrated through leadership, visionary thinking, customer focus, and development of an innovative product or service that advance the state of the art in the moving and storage sector. MSS was presented with the award in a special ceremony at AMSA’s Annual Conference & Expo on February 23, 2010.
In his acceptance speech, Tim Hughes, President/CEO of MSS, thanked AMSA members and said, “I am elated that MSS has been awarded this distinction. This is a very big honor.” He also expressed gratitude to his employees and service technicians who support corporate relocations nationwide.
Comments from AMSA members nominating MSS included, “This is a supplier who not only maintains consistently high standards, but is constantly setting the bar higher for themselves and their competition in customer service, information technology, ingenuity and integrity.”
AMSA’s President and CEO, Linda Bauer Darr, congratulated MSS and stated that, “MSS has set the highest standards for a supplier. I’m delighted to a see a member as deserving as MSS receive our first Summit Award.” She also praised Mr. Hughes for his continual charitable contributions in his local community.