Sharon Heneghan appointed Vice President of Finance for Bekins van lines

INDIANAPOLIS |

INDIANAPOLIS – As  Bekins Van Lines continues to grow, the company is taking an aggressive approach to financial stability  by naming Sharon Heneghan Vice President of Finance.

 

Heneghan, a 30- year veteran of the van line, will become a member of the Executive Committee and take on new responsibilities that involving different aspects of the business.

 

“Sharon plays a vital role in keeping the company’s finances on-track and has been integral to each of our recent acquisitions,” said Mark Kirschner, Bekins CEO. “Her oversight continues to allow our company to have one of the best balance sheets in the industry.”

 

Heneghan has held various titles within the organization – from Staff Accountant and Controller, to Assistant Vice President – and was the van line’s Employee of the Year in 2000. Heneghan oversees Finance, Human Resources, Credit & Collections, Purchasing & Mail Services and Facilities Management.

 

Heneghan’s promotion follows on the heels of two acquisitions in two years for the van line. The company added Clark & Reid in 2013 to the Wheaton Van Lines umbrella and acquired Bekins Van Lines in 2012.

 

 

 

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About Bekins Van Lines

Bekins Van Lines, Inc. is one of the world's most highly regarded providers of transportation services. Bekins is owned by Wheaton Van Lines Inc. which now owns two household goods relocation brands, Wheaton World Wide Moving and Bekins Van Lines. The van line is now the fourth largest household goods carrier. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind., the Wheaton and Bekins brands offer private and corporate domestic and international household goods relocation services as well as special commodities and logistic services. The United States Military also is one of the company’s largest customers. Wheaton Van Lines, Inc. is partner to approximately 370 Wheaton and Bekins agents nationwide. To learn more, visit www.bekins.com.