ePortal September 16, 2020

September 16, 2020

In this Issue:

  • Panel Speakers Confirmed for Annual Meeting
  • DAB? What's that?
  • Industry Leaders Discuss Moving Boom in the US
  • In Case You Missed It: Are You Struggling With Your Digital Marketing Strategy?
  • Sydney Port Congestion Surcharge
  • This Month's Prospective Members: Where They Do Business
  • Alleged Debtor List

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Panel Speakers Confirmed for Annual Meeting; New DAB Program - Have You Heard?

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Panel Speakers Confirmed for Annual Meeting

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IAM already has a for the meeting in October and is working hard to fill the last few slots with excellent speakers from the industry. We already have the ready to go and just confirmed speakers for the session. See below for the promotional graphic. IAM is bringing you a top-shelf program at a discount price.

IAM Learning

DAB? What's that?

The International Association of Movers is proud to announce a new member-led initiative: The United States Domestic Asset-Based Mover Task Force (DAB). The purpose of this initiative is to provide the backbone of the world’s largest moving market with a voice and an advocate for their businesses. DABs are moving companies that have assets such as a warehouse, trucks and staff and conduct either US intrastate or interstate moves. Listen and Learn more about the initiative from the “DAB” Co-Chairs, Chuck Bailey and Oded Carmi, as well as IAM’s Chuck White and Dan Bradley, from when .

Industry Leaders Discuss Moving Boom in the US

Marc Rogers, CEO of the moving company UniGroup, joined Yahoo Finance's The First Trade with Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi to discuss the demand his company is currently seeing as many Americans look to relocate.


Data from the Pew Research Center shows many people are on the move this summer largely because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s a different kind of year, says Chuck Kuhn, founder and CEO of JK Moving Services.

IAM Mobility Exchange

In Case You Missed It: Are You Struggling With Your Digital Marketing Strategy?

IAM Learning’s Ray daSilva hosted a conversation last week to discuss digital marketing with industry leaders Francesco Argiro of Bliss Corporate, Bryan Bloom of Mover Search Marketing, & Steve Jordan of The Mover Magazine.

Sydney Port Congestion Surcharge

Many thanks to the Australian International Movers Association, which informed us that there is currently a serious situation in relation to the Port Congestion in Sydney due to :

  • Container terminal congestion
  • Recent Stevedore industrial action
  • Major congestion at Sydney empty container parks.

As a result, two major shipping lines (MSC and CMA – CGM/ANL) have announced in the past 24 hours a Congestion Surcharge (CGS) which will apply to all containers coming into the Port of Sydney or being shipped out of the Port of Sydney.

This Month's Prospective Members: Where They Do Business

Every month, IAM publishes a list of . This is the list of your new potential business partners brought to you by IAM. Click on the map above to get a better view of where your new prospective colleagues are.

Alleged Debtor List

IAM keeps a list of companies that have been alleged to have unsettled debts with other member companies. Check the frequently, as it is updated often.



Member News


Roeland Delfgaauw Joins GMP

Roeland Delfgaauw has joined Global Mobility Partners SA de CV (GMP) in Mexico City as the company’s director partner relations.

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