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Matheson earns Stephen F. Burns Extra Mile Award

INDIANAPOLIS – Announced recently at the Wheaton World Wide Moving | Bekins Van Lines 62nd Annual Partnership Conference, Pam Matheson was awarded the Stephen F. Burns Extra Mile Award. Matheson is the President of A & W Transfer & Storage Co. in Amarillo, Texas.

The Extra Mile Award was introduced in 2000 to acknowledge an agent, driver or corporate employee of Wheaton | Bekins who performs the extraordinary every day. In 2011, the award was renamed the Stephen F. Burns Extra Mile Award in honor of its Chairman of the Board. Award winners’ attributes include unselfish contributions to the Wheaton | Bekins system and adherence to the company’s mission and values: Treat everyone honestly, fairly and professionally.

“Pam goes out of her way to make sure any business interactions are met with a positive-can do attitude and are left with a solution at hand,” said Wheaton | Bekins CEO Mark Kirschner. “Our staff at the van line looks forward to working with her on a daily basis. Wheaton | Bekins is fortunate to have her within our agency network.”

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