Chipman Relocation & Logistics Company Move Coordinators Recognized

ALAMEDA, CA--(Marketwired - Mar 7, 2016) - Chipman Relocation & Logistics is pleased to congratulate three of the company's move coordinators for outstanding achievements in the moving industry. The coordinators recognized by UniGroup, a global leader in the transportation and relocation industry, included Judi Whiteman, Darma Thomas and Linda Martin.

Judi Whiteman, Relocation Specialist at Chipman's Portland, Oregon office, was awarded the 2016 Heart of Quality Honorable Mention. UniGroup created this award, one of the highest honors a move coordinator can achieve, to recognize exceptional work based on customer surveys. Recipients are selected annually among more than 2,000 move coordinators in the agency systems.

UniGroup also recognized Whiteman, Thomas and Martin for achieving the 2016 UniGroup Move Coordinator Certification. Whiteman achieved Gold level certification, Thomas and Martin achieved Silver.

Certification criteria includes taking more than 30 UniGroup University classes pertaining to the moving industry, customer service, sales, safety and compliance, with a final exam score of at least 80%. Applicants must also attend a two-day move coordinator workshop and receive full-year customer survey scores of 4.2 or higher, based on a five point scale. Those scoring at least 4.4 achieve Silver level certification. Gold requires 4.6 or above.

"No certification program in the moving industry is comparable to UniGroup's," says Odelkis Padron, Chipman Relocation & Logistics Marketing Coordinator. "We congratulate Judi, Darma and Linda for their dedication and hard work in achieving high level certifications. We are also very proud of Judi for being ranked among the top move coordinators in the UniGroup system and receiving the Heart of Quality award."

About Chipman Relocation & Logistics
Established in 1939, Chipman is a relocation and logistics company that handles residential, commercial, and international moves. Chipman's services include a full suite of workplace services, warehousing and distribution solutions, as well international freight forwarding and storage. This wide variety of offered services have allowed Chipman to experience a 60% growth in revenue in the last 5 years and establish branches all along the West Coast. To learn more about Chipman, visit

About UniGroup
UniGroup Worldwide Moving offers premier international moving services around the world. Built on the heritage of the U.S.' largest moving companies -- Mayflower and United Van Lines -- and with offices in EMEA, APAC and the Americas, there is always an experienced UniGroup Worldwide Moving representative to provide the highest quality international moving services. To learn more about UniGroup Worldwide Moving, please visit

Contact Information:

For more information, please contact:
Odelkis Padron
Marketing Coordinator
Chipman Relocation & Logistics
Office: (510) 748-8700
1040 Marina Village Parkway, Ste. 100
Alameda, CA 94501

UniGroup Certified Move Coordinator 2016 Heart of Quality Honorable Mention