2012 Customer Choice Award ~ Honorable Mention - December 2012

United Van Lines' Quality Management team is proud to recognize everyone at Merit Moving Systems, Agent U181, for your selection as a 2012 Customer Choice Honorable Mention Award winner. 

This award sets your agency apart as being among the elite group near the top of the service performance charts, and well-positioned to move up to the Customer Choice Award Winner next year.

You and your team are to be commended for achieving consistent service excellence.  Our customers have recognized your superior service through their ratings and comments in returned customer service surveys.  Clearly, you and your staff have worked very hard to earn our customers' confidence and loyalty.

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - September 2012
Household Goods Western Region (under 50,000 miles)

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for September 2012 in the Household Goods Western Region (under 50,000 miles)

  • Frank Reyes ~ Merit Moving Systems ~ Los Angeles, CA

"Willingness to Recommend"
Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - June 2012

Congratulations to  Merit Moving Systems, Agents: 181 Buena Park, CA, 183 Temecula, CA,  and 184 Thousand Palms, CA, who have earned extremely high score in the eyes of their customers.  For the period April 1, 2011, throuigh March 31, 2012, 83.29% of United Van Lines' customers indicated they either "Definitely Would Recommend" or "Would Recommend" United.    We extend sincere thanks to Merit Moving Systems for their superior customer service.

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - June 2012

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who qualified for and met all ten Standards of Performance for the period April 1, 2011 through March 31, 2012.

This is a great accomplishment and we congratulate you on this achievement. (Recognition went to only 80 agents!)

United's First Quarter 2012 Performance Leaders - May 2012

350 - 499 Shipments ~ Merit Moving Systems ~ Agent 181

Click HERE! to see the recognition flyer!

Click HERE to view letter from Tim Woody,
Regional Manager, Agency Development!

Awards & Recognition - Year 2011

United's Fourth Quarter 2011 Performance Leaders - December 2011

350 - 499 Shipments ~ Merit Moving Systems ~ Agent 181

There are over 600 United agents so this is considered to
be one of the top awards an agency can win!

2011 Customer Choice Award ~ Honorable Mention - December 2011

United Van Lines' Quality Management team is proud to recognize everyone at Merit Moving Systems, Agent 181, for your selection as a 2011 Customer Choice Honorable Mention Award winner.  This award sets your agency apart as being among the elite group near the top of the service performance charts, and well-positioned to move up to the Customer Choice Award Winner next year. (Based on surveys returned 7/1/10 - 6/30/11)

350 - 499 Shipments ~ Merit Moving Systems ~ Agent 181

"Willingness to Recommend"
Recognition of Superior Agency Performance -
November 2011

Congratulations to  Merit Moving Systems, Agents: 181, Buena Park, CA and 184, Thousand Palms, CA) who have earned extremely high score in the eyes of their customers.  For the period October 1, 2010, throuigh September 30, 2011, 83.18% of United Van Lines' customers indicated they either "Definitely Would Recommend" or "Would Recommend" United.    We extend sincere thanks to Merit Moving Systems for their superior customer service.

2011 AGENT OF THE MONTH - November 2011

The United Van Lines Agent of the Month for November 2011 is Merit Moving Systems (UO181), of Los Angeles, CA. Merit had a Willingness to Recommend (WTR) that was well north of 90% during the month.  Check out UO181's Star Ratings!  If you need it hauled, packed, or warehoused, their warehouse, hauling, and packing claim liability ratios are enviably better than the system averages.

Dear Larry,   I wanted to drop you a short note of congratulations on being named the United Van Lines "Agent of the Month" for November 2011.  This award reecognizes the "best of the best - the top agency in the United Van Lines system.  Your commitment in providing quality service for our customers, agents and van operators does not go unnoticed.  Thank you for representing United Van Lines so well in your market.

Tim Wood, Regional Manager, Agency Development, United Van Lines

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - November 2011

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who qualified for and met all ten Standards of Performance for the period October 1, 2010 through September 30, 2011.

This is a great accomplishment and we congratulate you on this achievement. (Recognition went to only 102 agents!)

Winner - Van Operator of the Month ~ September 2011
Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for September in the Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region.

  • Robert Lindsey ~ Merit Moving Systems ~ Agent #181

"Willingness to Recommend" - August 2011

I would like to offer my personal congratulations and appreciation to you (Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park) and  your team on achieving an exceptional Willingness to Recommend rating. Thank you for your continuing demonstration of superior customer service.  Your current Willingness to Recommend rating is 88.3%.  The size C category average is 83%.  Thank you for representing United Van Lines so well in your market!

Tim Woody
Regional Manager
Agency Development

"Willingness to Recommend"
Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - August 2011

We would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems, Agents: 181, Buena Park, CA and 184, Thousand Palms, CA) who has earned extremely high standing in the eyes of their customers.

For the period July 1, 2010 through June 30, 2011, 83.51% of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Definitely Would Recommend or "Would Recommend" United Van Lines.

Since our 2011 goal is 87.00%, these agents who had a score of 87.00% or highter, have done an exceptionally great job. (Recognition went to only 94 agents!)

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - August 2011

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who qualified for and met all ten Standards of Performance for the period July 1, 2010 through June 30, 2011.

This is a great accomplishment and we congratulate you on this achievement. (Recognition went to only 113 agents!)

"Safe Driving and Excellent Performance Award for 2010" - June 2011

The following Merit Moving Systems drivers are among an elite group of van operators who have accumulated the best safe driving and overall performance records during 2010, helping United Van Lines to maintain its status as the #1 household goods carrier and satisfactory DOT Safety Rating.

  • Donald Babb
  • Robert Lindsey
  • Arnold W. Perdue

The safe driving and excellent performance recognition is based on the following criteria:

  • Qualified in United service for the entire period of January 1 through December 31, 2010, and operating a minimum of 40,000 miles.
  • Maintaining a preventable accident-free record for the year and keeping all operating qualifications up to date.
  • Operating without any moving traffic citations, no out-of-service deficiencies found at roadside safety inspections, and no unsafe driving complaints.
  • Maintaining a perfect Safety Performance Rating (SPR) score.
  • Maintaining a cargo claim liability of 1.0% or below and an exceptional on-time service pickup/delivery

"Willingness to Recommend"
Recognition of Superior Agency Performance -
May 2011

We would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems, Agents: 181, Buena Park, CA and 184, Thousand Palms, CA) who has earned extremely high standing in the eyes of their customers.

For the period April 1, 2010 through March 31, 2011, 83.88% of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Definitely Would Recommend or "Would Recommend" United Van Lines.

Since our 2011 goal is 87.00%, these agents who had a score of 87.00% or highter, have done an exceptionally great job. (Recognition went to only 105 agents!)

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - May 2011

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who qualified for and met all ten Standards of Performance for the period April 1, 2010 through March 31, 2011.

This is a great accomplishment and we congratulate you on this achievement. (Recognition went to only 115 agents!)

2011 Masters Club Recognition - April 2011

The following sales personnel qualified for United's 2011 Masters Club by reaching their annual volume target for a specific product line or for the total category.  In any field, the master is the one who has achieved the highest level of performance and is recognized as the best in his/her profession.  United Van Lines salutes you for being recognized as a master in your field and earning this special recognition.

  • Mark Hartshorn - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA
  • John G. Horist - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA
  • Kevin Pruitt - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA
  • Brian Walsh - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - February 2011
Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for February in the Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region.

  • Michael Babb, Merit Moving Systems, Los Angeles, CA

Van Operator of the Month ~ January 2011
Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for November in the Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region.

  • Robert Lindsey ~ Merit Moving Systems ~ Agent #181

Awards & Recognition - Year 2010

United's Runner-up Van Operator of the Month - December 2010
Special Products Agency Fleet

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for December in the Special Products Agency Fleet.

  • Raymond Beavers, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

2010 Customer Choice Award ~ Honorable Mention - November 2010

United Van Lines' Quality Management team would like to add our personal congratulations to everyone at Merit Moving Systems, Agent 181, for your selection as a 2010 Customer Choice Honorable Mention Award Winner.  This award sets your agency apart as being among the elite group near the top of the service performance charts, and well-positioned to move up to the Customer Choice Award Winner next year.

350 - 490 Shipments ~ Merit Moving Systems ~ Agent 181

Congratulatory Letter from United Van Lines - June 2010

"Keep up the good work and thanks again for representing
United Van Lines so well in your market."

Click HERE to view Congratulatory Letter from Tim Woody,
Regional Manager, Agency Development, United Van Lines

"Certificate of Achievement" - June 2010

The California Highway Patrol hereby awards this Certificate Achievement to Merit Moving Systems, Thousand Palms, CA, for 3 Consecutive Satisfactory Ratings since July 13, 1999.

Click HERE to view Certificate of Achievement.

United's Runner-up Agent of the Month - May 2010
Merit Moving Systems - Buena Park, CA

Selection as Agency of the Month runner up is significant at United Van Lines because of the overall high quality of our agency family.  We will publicize your accomplishment in your local media, in the transportation industry trade periodicals, and in the United Leader.  In addition, the honor will be announced via the United agency information screen.

 "Safe Driving and Excellent Performance Award for 2009" - May 2010

The following Merit Moving Systems drivers are among an elite group of van operators who have accumulated the best safe driving and overall performance records during 2009, helping United Van Lines to maintain its status as the #1 household goods carrier and satisfactory DOT Safety Rating.

  • Michael Babb
  • Robert Babb

The safe driving and excellent performance recognition is based on the following criteria:

  • Qualified in United service for the entire period of January 1 through December 31, 2009, and operating a minimum of 40,000 miles.
  • Maintaining a preventable accident-free record for the year and keeping all operating qualifications up to date.
  • Operating without any moving traffic citations, no out-of-service deficiencies found at roadside safety inspections, and no unsafe driving complaints.
  • Maintaining a perfect Safety Performance Rating (SPR) score.
  • Maintaining a cargo claim liability of 1.0% or below and an exceptional on-time service pickup/delivery.

United's Runner-up Agent of the Month - April 2010
Merit Moving Systems - Buena Park, CA

Selection as Agency of the Month runner up is significant at United Van Lines because of the overall high quality of our agency family.  We will publicize your accomplishment in your local media, in the transportation industry trade periodicals, and in the United Leader.  In addition, the honor will be announced via the United agency information screen.

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - April 2010
Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for April in the Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region.

  • Robert Lindsey, Merit Moving Systems, Los Angeles, CA

2010 Masters Club Recognition - April 2010

The following sales personnel qualified for United's 2010 Masters Club by reaching their annual volume target for a specific product line or for the total category.  In any field, the master is the one who has achieved the highest level of performance...one among the best in his/her profession.  United Van Lines salutes you for being recognized as a master in your field and earning this special recognition.

John Horist - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA
Brian Walsh - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

Designation of Registered International Mover (RIM) - March 2010

The designation of Registered International Mover (RIM) is conferred upon Diane Paquin for demonstrating a professional level of competence and fitness for performing international household goods relocation services by successfully completing an examination and fulfilling all prescribed standards of performance and conduct required of the RIM program. 

Click HERE to see Certificate

  • Diane Paquin, RIM, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

Recognition by the D.O.T. for "Accident-Free Driving" - February 2010

Following is a list of Van Operators who have been "at fault" accident-free for at least the last 12 months.  All these Van Operators drive for Merit.  Included is the number of years driving accident-free so that this number can be shown on the certificate for each van operator.

Jesus Duarte 6 years
Carlos Gonzales 6 years
Sergio Rodriguez 7 years
Sam Watrous 10 years
Donnie Babb 10 years
Michael Babb 10 years
Eric Rogeness 2 years
Robert Garciaz 6 years
Eduardo Urbina 6 years
Tom Jaggers 1 year
Xavier J. Sanchez 2 years
Floyd Wilson 2 years
Tino Figueroa-Aguilier 5 years
Sam Woodley 9 years
Geovani Garcia 4 years
Manuel Grimaldo 5 years
Juan Ruiz 4 years
John Yuschak 10 years
Robert H. Babb, Jr. 10 years
Arnold W. Perdue 5 years
Frank Corrales 2 years
Frank Reyes 8 years
Terry Samdal 5 years
Kent Littlejohn 5 years
John Swanson 3 years
Tom Yuschak 4 years
Danny Mitchell 2 years

Awards & Recognition - Year 2009

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - November 2009
Household Goods Regional Continental Fleet, Western Region

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for November in the Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region.

  • Robert Lindsey, Merit Moving Systems, Los Angeles, CA

"Willingness to Recommend"
Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - October 2009

Once again we would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181, Buena Park, CA) who has earned particularly high standing in the eyes of their customers, as reflected in the scores they received on question #9 of the United Van Lines Customer Service Survey.

For the period October 1, 2008 through September 30, 2009, 88.7 % of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Would Recommend: or "Definitely Would Recommend" United Van Lines "to a friend, relative, or associate. Merit Moving Systems had at least88% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines.  (Recognition went to only 82 agents!)

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - October 2009

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who not only qualified for all ten Standards of Performance but also met all ten Standards of Performance for the period between October 1, 2008 and June 30, 2009. This period coincides with the data displayed on the September 2009 Agency Performance Dashboard reports.

This is a very difficult task to accomplish, and we congratulate you on this commendable achievement. (Recognition went to only 58 agents!)

"Most Improved" Award - September 2009

Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, has earned a "Most Improved" award recognizing a major improvement in Customer Performance Average (CPA) and claims for the year July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009.

The "Move Improved" Award was implemented July 1, 2008, to provide a financial incentive to those agents making the greatest improvement in the measurements of Customer Performance Average (CPA) and claims liability percentage.  As a 2008-09 "Most Improved" Winner, Merit Moving Systems will receive a cash award in the amount of $5,000.

Click HERE for view the letter from Patrick J. Larch, President, Transportation Services Group, UniGroup, Inc.

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - July 2009

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who not only qualified for all ten Standards of Performance but also met all ten Standards of Performance.  

This period includes surveys returned between April 1, 2008 through July 1, 2009 and this data coincides with the results displayed in the March 2009 Agency Performance Dashboard reports.  This is a very difficult task to accomplish, and we congratulate you on this commendable achievement. (Recognition went to only 44 agents!)

"Willingness to Recommend"
Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - July 2009

Once again we would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181, Buena Park, CA) who has earned particularly high standing in the eyes of their customers, as reflected in the scores they received on question #9 of the United Van Lines Customer Service Survey.

For the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009, 87.4 % of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Would Recommend: or "Definitely Would Recommend" United Van Lines "to a friend, relative, or associate. Merit Moving Systems had at least88% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines.  (Recognition went to only 69 agents!)

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - April 2009

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who not only qualified for all ten Standards of Performance but also met all ten Standards of Performance.  

This period includes surveys returned between April 1, 2009 through March 31, 2008 and this data coincides with the results displayed in the March 2009 Agency Performance Dashboard reports.  This is a very difficult task to accomplish, and we congratulate you on this commendable achievement. (Recognition went to only 49 agents!)

"Willingness to Recommend"
Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - April 2009

Once again we would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181, Buena Park, CA) who has earned particularly high standing in the eyes of their customers, as reflected in the scores they received on question #9 of the United Van Lines Customer Service Survey.

For the period April 1, 2008 through March 31, 2009, 87.2 % of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Would Recommend: or "Definitely Would Recommend" United Van Lines "to a friend, relative, or associate. These agents had at least88% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines.  (Recognition went to only 62 agents!)

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - February 2009
Household Goods Regional Continental Fleet, Western Region

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for February in the Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region.

  • Arnold Perdue, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

United Van Lines Fourth Quarter 2008 Performance Leaders - March 2009

Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA
Category: 400-599 Shipments per Year

Performance Leaders are the top two agents in each size category with the best composite score using their Customer Performance Average (CPA), Willingness to Recommend, and Claims IMPACT scores, and are recognized on a quarterly basis.  Additionally, winners must meet the Standards of Performance.  The agents who are recognized as Performance Leaders set an outstanding example for all agents to follow.  They indeed "lead the way" in the UniGroup effort to go beyond just meeting the customer's desires and they raise the bar of quality service for all.

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - January 2009
Special Products Agency Fleet

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for January in the Special Products Agency Fleet.

  • Steven Ellington, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - January 2009
Household Goods Regional Continental Fleet, Western Region

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for January in the Household Goods Continental Fleet, Western Region.

  • Arnold Perdue, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

2009 Masters Club Recognition - February 2009

The following sales personnel qualified for United's 2009 Masters Club by reaching their annual volume target for a specific product line or for the total category.  In any field, the master is the one who has achieved the highest level of performance...one among the best in his/her profession.  United Van Lines salutes you for being recognized as a master in your field and earning this special recognition.

Rick Horist - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA
Kevin Pruitt - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

"Safe Driving and Excellent Performance Award for 2008" - February 2009

The following Merit Moving Systems drivers are among an elite group of van operators who have accumulated the best safe driving and overall performance records during 2008, helping United Van Lines to maintain its status as the #1 household goods carrier and satisfactory DOT Safety Rating.

  • Mike Babb
  • Steve Ellington
  • Wayne Perdue
  • Terry Samdal
  • Floyd Wilson

The safe driving and excellent performance recognition is based on the following criteria:

  • Qualified in United service for the entire period of January 1 through December 31, 2008, and operating a minimum of 40,000 miles.
  • Maintaining a preventable accident-free record for the year and keeping all operating qualifications up to date.
  • Operating without any moving traffic citations, no out-of-service deficiencies found at roadside safety inspections, and no unsafe driving complaints.
  • Maintaining a perfect Safety Performance Rating (SPR) score.
  • Maintaining a cargo claim liability of 1.0% or below and an exceptional on-time service pickup/delivery.

Awards & Recognition - Year 2008

2008 Masters Club Recognition - November 2008

The following sales personnel qualified for United's 2008 Masters Club by reaching their annual volume target for a specific product line or for the total category.  In any field, the master is the one who has achieved the highest level of performance...one among the best in his/her profession.  United Van Lines salutes you for being recognized as a master in your field and earning this special recognition.

Mark Hartshorn - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

Van Operator of the Month - October 2008
Excellent Performance Award, Western Region
Household Goods Regional Up To 50,000 Miles

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for October in the Household Goods Regional Up To 50,000 Miles Western Region.

  • Sean Rivers, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

2008 Customer Choice Honorable Mention Award - November 2008

United Van Lines recognizes Merit Moving Systems, Agency 181 for their commitment to quality service.  This is an elite group at the top of the service performance charts.

LARRY STANLEY RECEIVES UNITED VAN LINES
"GENE ANDERSON/UNITED EXCELLENCE AWARD"


Larry Stanley, president of Merit Moving Systems, Los Angeles, Calif., has received the United Van Lines "Gene Anderson/United Excellence award," which recognizes an individual who has made exceptional contributions to the United system. The award is named in honor of the late Gene Anderson of Lubbock, Texas, a long-time United Van Lines board member and the corporation's treasurer at the time of his death in 1985.

Stanley's selection was announced by Richard H. McClure, president of United Van Lines, at the van line's recent convention held in Desert Springs, Calif. In revealing the winner of this prestigious honor, McClure referred to the Stanley as "someone who has the traits of a leader."

McClure also stated, "Soon Larry's reputation as a sound leader elevated him among his peers as a natural to serve on the UniGroup Board of Directors. He was elected to the Board in 2001 and during his tenure has participated in significant board actions including UniGroup's transition into adjacent markets. He currently serves as the Chair of the Operations Committee that has been active in working through our strategies to successfully improve service."

Merit Moving Systems has been an agent for United Van Lines since 1990. This year, -- Merit was honored with the President's Club Award at the $5 million level and the Customer Choice Award, which is presented to United agents achieving exceptional service scores on the basis of post-move surveys completed by customers.

United Van Lines, with headquarters in Fenton, Mo., maintains a network of 1,000 agencies in 135 nations around the world. More information about United and its services can be obtained through the company's Web site at www.unitedvanlines.com.

2008 Masters Club Recognition - September 2008

The following sales personnel qualified for United's 2008 Masters Club by reaching their annual volume target in 2007 for a specific product line or for the total category.  In any field, the master is the one who has achieved the highest level of performance...one among the best in his/her profession.  United Van Lines salutes you for being recognized as a master in your field and earning this special recognition.

Brian Walsh - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - July 2008

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who not only qualified for all ten Standards of Performance but also met all ten Standards of Performance. This period includes surveys returned between July 1, 2007 and June 30, 2008 and this data coincides with the results displayed in the July 2008 Agency Performance Dashboard reports.  This is a very difficult task to accomplish, and we congratulate you on this commendable achievement. (Recognition went to only 74 out of over 500 agents!)

Recognition of Agents Who Qualified for and Met Nine out of Nine Standards of Performance OR who Qualified for and Met Ten out of Ten Standards of Performance AND had at Least 87% of their Customers Say They Would Recommend United Van Lines - July 2008

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA) who qualified for and met nine out of nine or who qualified for and met ten out of ten Standards of Performance AND who had at least 87% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines. This period includes surveys returned between July 1, 2007 and June 30, 2008.  This is a very difficult task to accomplish, and we congratulate you on your commendable achievement. (Recognition went to only 36 out of over 500 agents!)

"Willingness to Recommend"
Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - July 2008

Once again we would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181, Buena Park, CA) who has earned particularly high standing in the eyes of their customers, as reflected in the scores they received on question #9 of the United Van Lines Customer Service Survey.

For the period July 1, 2007 through June 30, 2008, 85.4% of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Would Recommend: or "Definitely Would Recommend" United Van Lines "to a friend, relative, or associate. These agents had at least87% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines.  (Recognition went to only 65 out of over 500 agents!)

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - July 2008
Household Goods Regional Up To 50,000 Miles

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for June in the Household Goods Regional Up To 50,000 Miles Western Region.

  • Frank Reyes, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

2008 Heart of Quality Honorable Mention Award Winner - March 2008

Cherie Turner, Merit Moving Systems, Temecula, CA

The United Van Lines' Quality Management Team congratulates you for your selection as a 2008 Heart of Quality Honorable Mention Award Winner.  While not the top award, it signifies you are in the elite group at the top of the service performance charts and well positioned to move to Heart of Quality Award Winner status next year.  Clearly, you have worked very hard to earn our customers' confidence and loyalty and United Van Lines commends you for achieving consistent service excellence in the eyes of our most important critics - our customers.

United Van Lines - 4th Quarter Performance Leaders - Oct through Dec 2007

Performance Leaders are the top two agents in each size category with the best composite score using their Customer Performance Average (CPA), Willingness to Recommend, and Claims IMPACT scores, and are recognized on a quarterly basis.  Additionally, winners must meet the Standards of Performance.  The agents who are recognized as  Performance Leaders set an outstanding example for all agents to follow.

100 - 199 Shipments per Year
Merit Moving Systems
Temecula, California

Awards & Recognition - Year 2007

United Van Lines 'LEADER' Agent Newsletter - December 2007

NEWS FLASH!

Merit Moves Lunar Landing Display!  Click HERE for details!

United Van Lines - 3rd Quarter Performance Leaders - Jul through Sep 2007

Performance Leaders are the top two agents in each size category with the best composite score using their Customer Performance Average (CPA), Willingness to Recommend, and Claims IMPACT scores, and are recognized on a quarterly basis.  Additionally, winners must meet the Standards of Performance.  The agents who are recognized as  Performance Leaders set an outstanding example for all agents to follow.

Click HERE to view actual letter.

400 - 599 Shipments per Year
Merit Moving Systems
Buena Park, California

United Van Lines - Salesperson of the Month - August 2007

  • John G. Horist, Special Products Sales
    Merit Moving Systems #181, Buena Park, CA

"Willingness to Recommend" - Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - August 2007

Once again we would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181, Buena Park, CA) and Merit Moving Systems (Agent 184, Thousand Palms, CA) who have earned particularly high standing in the eyes of their customers, as reflected in the scores they received on question #9 of the United Van Lines Customer Service Survey.

For the period August 1, 2006 through July 31, 2007, 83.3% of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Would Recommend: or "Definitely Would Recommend" United Van Lines "to a friend, relative, or associate. These agents had at least 85% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines.  (Recognition went to only 61 out of over 500 agents!)

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - June 2007
Household Goods Regional Over 50,000 Miles

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for May in the Household Goods Regional Over 50,000 Miles division, Western Region.

  • Phillip Truesdell, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

Runner Up - Van Operator of the Month - May 2007
Household Goods Regional Over 50,000 Miles

United Van Lines recognizes its most outstanding van operators and is pleased to inform you that your professional performance record has earned you United's Runner Up Van Operator of the Month Excellent Performance Award for May in the Household Goods Regional Over 50,000 Miles division, Western Region.

  • Phillip Truesdell, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

2007 Masters Club Recognition

The following sales personnel qualified for United's 2007 Masters Club by reaching their annual volume target in 2006 for a specific product line or for the total category.  In any field, the master is the one who has achieved the highest level of performance...one among the best in his/her profession.  United Van Lines salutes you for being recognized as a master in your field and earning this special recognition.

  • Frank J. Buckley - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA
  • Ed Deutsch - Merit Moving Systems, Temecula, CA
  • Kevin Pruitt - Merit Moving Systems, Thousand Palms, CA
  • Brian Walsh - Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

"Willingness to Recommend" - Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - April 2007

Once again we would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181, Buena Park, CA) and Merit Moving Systems (Agent 184, Thousand Palms, CA) who have earned particularly high standing in the eyes of their customers, as reflected in the scores they received on question #9 of the United Van Lines Customer Service Survey.

For the period April 1, 2006 through March 31, 2007, 82.9% of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Would Recommend: or "Definitely Would Recommend" United Van Lines "to a friend, relative, or associate. These agents had at least 85% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines.  (Recognition went to only 64 out of over 500 agents!)

2007 Heart of Quality Honorable Mention Award Winner" - March 2007

Sandy Hemphill, Merit Moving Systems, Buena Park, CA

Click HERE to view recognition letter from United Van Lines

Merit Moving Systems Recognized for Community Service" - January 2007

Click HERE to view letter from Harbor Regional Center about Merit's involvement in the Adopt-a-Family Program.

Merit Moving Systems Recognized as One of the "Good Guys" - January 2007

Click HERE to view Recognition Letter from United Van lines! 

Recognition of Agents Who Qualified for and met Nine out of Nine Standards of Performance or  Who Qualified and Met Ten out of Ten Standards of Performance AND Had At Least 85% of their Customers Say They Would Recommend United Van Lines. - January 2007

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA) who qualified for and met nine out of nine and met ten out of ten Standards of Performance for the January 2007 Customer Service Survey Reporting period AND who had at least 85% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines.  This period includes surveys returned between December 1, 2005 and November 30l 2006.  This is a very difficult task to accomplish, and we congratulate you on your commendable achievement. (Recognition went to only 16 out of over 500 agents!)

Recognition of Agents Meeting All Ten Standards of Performance - January 2007

Quality Measurement would like to recognize Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181 - Buena Park, CA)  who not only qualified for all ten Standards of Performance for the January 2007 Customer Service Survey Reporting period, but also met all ten Standards of Performance.  This period includes surveys returned between December 1, 2005 and November 30, 2006.  This is a very difficult task to accomplish, and we congratulate you on your commendable achievement. (Recognition went to only 41 out of over 500 agents!)

"Willingness to Recommend" - Recognition of Superior Agency Performance - January 2007

Once again we would like to offer our congratulations and appreciation to Merit Moving Systems (Agent 181, Buena Park, CA) and Merit Moving Systems (Agent 184, Thousand Palms, CA) who have earned particularly high standing in the eyes of their customers, as reflected in the scores they received on question #9 of the United Van Lines Customer Service Survey.

For the period December 2005 through November 2006, 82.6% of United Van Lines customers indicated that they either "Would Recommend: or "Definitely Would Recommend" United Van Lines "to a friend, relative, or associate. These agents had at least 85% of their customers (with a minimum of 50 survey responses) attest to their "Willingness to Recommend" United Van Lines.  (Recognition went to only 54 out of over 500 agents!)