Announcing the Commercial Move of the Quarter: Capital Rail Constructors

JK Moving Services selects one of its commercial clients to be awarded the “Commercial Move of the Quarter” in each quarter. This honor recognizes and showcases outstanding commercial relocation projects. The award criteria are based on the scope and nature of the move, with an emphasis on projects that have unique components or that helped the client solve a challenge. The award is given to one commercial client each quarter. JK is pleased to award its Q2 2015 Commercial Move of the Quarter to Capital Rail Constructors. Capital Rail Constructors, a joint venture of Clark Construction Group, LLC, and Kiewit Infrastructure South Co., is […]

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The Mark of a Good Man

The bravest sight in the world is to see a great man struggling against adversity.   – Lucius Annaeus Seneca, ancient Roman philosopher With heavy hearts, we mourn the loss of our colleague and friend, Ted Isaacson, Vice President and General Manager of our Commercial Moving Division, who passed away recently. It is a unique experience to lose a coworker, as many of us spend as much time with our colleagues as we do our immediate families. Ted joined JK Moving Services in January 2011 to lead and grow our Commercial Services Division. Being a respected industry veteran, we were […]

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We Make Sure Our Employees Benefit from JK!

The moving and relocation industry may not sound glamorous; loading heavy boxes and furniture in and out of trucks and placing them into storage. Every day, the employees at JK Moving Services are doing the work that most people dread. However, JK is committed to standing tall in the industry and showing that it can have glory and glamour. While many companies based in the Washington, D.C., area have reduced employee benefits, JK has always understood that employees are our greatest asset. This is exemplified by being recognized as one of the top employers in Loudoun County, Virginia. This is also why […]

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Meet the Drivers of JK

At JK Moving Services, we appreciate our drivers for their dedication and quality work. They are a vital part of the company and we always want them to understand how much they are valued. For National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, we sat down with some of our drivers at an employee appreciation barbecue and discussed their time driving with JK. Kurt Schaffstall—Project Manager/Driver; Chris Alston—Driver How long have you been a professional driver? Kurt:  I have been with JK for eight years, serving first as a driver then a project manager for our Commercial customers. Chris:  I have been a […]

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JK’s President & CEO Critiques His Move (Part 2)

Recently, my family and I moved out of our home in preparation of moving into a new house. In a previous article, I discussed the various ways that my family and I could have better prepared for our move, and even cut the cost of the move by roughly 25 percent. In this article, I evaluate the moving process and see what can be done to make the move less stressful for both the movers and the customer. What I Would Change Using JK was great—the crew was friendly and helpful, never complaining and full of useful advice. The crew […]

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JK’s President & CEO Critiques His Move (Part 1)

Recently, my family and I moved out of our home in preparation of moving into a new house. Naturally, I chose my own company to manage my family’s move. I started JK Moving Services more than 30 years ago and created a company that emphasized high-level training, professionalism, and efficiency. Moving is one of the most stressful situations humans face, so I wanted JK to be a trusted company that could minimize that stress. However, during my move I realized that a great moving company can only do so much ─ that is, customers can save time, hassles, and money […]

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