Meet Phil Wells, VP of JK’s Global Unit

Who is Phil Wells? I am from England originally, though being from a military family we moved frequently. The States have been my home since 1980 when I came here on a tourist visa, wanting to do some world traveling before settling into a more permanent job. I ended up getting a job at the Australian embassy. I worked my way up and eventually became in charge of travel and “removals” for household goods, which is how I first became involved in the moving industry. What are some of your interests outside of work? I definitely enjoy traveling. I have […]

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Secure Your Documents With JK’s Information Management System

While JK Moving Services is primarily known for residential and commercial moving, did you know we offer information management solutions through our Archives team? Today, we’ll discuss the advantages of digital imaging as a way to improve access to your critical business information. In today’s digitally-connected world, organizations need to access, share, and collaborate on documents and files at a moment’s notice, safely and securely. While JK’s vast warehouses securely store hard copy documents, more and more of our clients require access to their business records instantly. We can deliver this access through high-quality scanning with secure 24/7 accessibility to the image […]

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Move Smart, Not Hard, Into Your New Apartment! Part Two

In Part 1 of our apartment moving tips series, we covered general tips about planning a move in or out of an apartment.  Today, we’ll review specific considerations about elevator use and  loading docks (typically found in high-rise apartment buildings). Reserve ahead. Once you know your move in/out date, promptly reserve the elevator and loading dock and obtain a parking permit. In some urban areas, you may need to block part of the street near or in front of your new building for the moving truck. By contacting your local municipality or police precinct at least a week prior to the move, […]

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