PROJECTS & TESTIMONIALS

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

The Focus on the Family Relocation Project from Pomona, CA to Colorado, Springs, CO, entailed all the moving parts associated with a cross country group move, including the relocation of the following:


  • 400 families personal residences
  • 4 large offices of furniture
  • A full warehouse that shipped 15,000 items daily that necessitated uninterrupted shipping
  • A half dozen broadcasting booths  with electronics

In total the project entailed (62 ) 53' line loaded trailers of furniture, product and electronics, plus a similar amount of loads for the personal residences. 

WORLD VISION

The World Vision Project from Monrovia, CA to Federal Way, WA, included: 


  • 180 families personal residences
  • 250 office work stations and executive offices
  • Warehousing products and marketing materials
  • Assisting with a relocation fair to educate the transferee's that were relocating.

Plus numerous Pre-planning and operational related meetings, 

HUGHES HELICOPTERS

A landmark in  Los Angeles for many years, Hughes Helicopters Inc, founded by the late billionaire Howard Hughes, was bought by the McDonnell Douglas Corporation on August 28th, 1989. Soon thereafter the company relocated its headquarters from Culver City, CA to Tucson AZ. The project included the following relocation related elements:


  • 30 families personal residences
  • A few dozen offices
  • Helicopter assembly parts

Known in the 80's for its military attack helicopters, the purchase by McDonnell Douglas and the subsequent relocation began a realignment of resources and shift in focus toward commercial business.

UCLA KODACHROME FILM LIBRARY RELOCATION PROJECT

The relocation of the UCLA School of Film entailed the relocation of more than 300,000 Kodachrome films from UCLA Campus in Westwood, CA to a newly built archive in Santa Clarita, CA. The manpower and equipment included 18 crewmen working 9-10 hour days while averaging 7 to 8 truckloads per day for 5 weeks. Not a single film was lost or damaged, the project concluded a week early and within budget of the services requested.

PAST RELOCATION TRAINING CLASS ATTENDEES

  • BOEING
  • BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON
  • DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
  • GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION
  • NIKE
  • O'MELVENY & MYERS
  • STATE FARM INSURANCE



TESTIMONIALS

  

Ron Wingard - Worldwide Account Manager at FedEx Services 

Orange County, California Area - "Mark is one of the most conscientious and detailed oriented professionals I have ever worked with…Mark is definitely a cut above other service providers. I would recommend Mark Colo without reservation!


Shannon Devers - V.P. Human Resources - "Mark is hands on, knowledgeable, capable, quick to respond should issues arise and he follows through to make sure needs have been met".