FORT MYERS, Fla., February 23, 2009 – Autolog Auto Transport (Autolog), a vehicle logistics provider and business unit of United Road, one of the largest vehicle transportation logistics providers in the United States, with a terminal in Fort Myers, hosted a successful community appreciation event with Wynstar Inn & Suites in Fort Myers on Wednesday, February 18, 2009. Larry Tolstyka, vice president of Autolog, made the announcement.
The Autolog event, which included lunch, transport demonstrations, hotel tours and giveaways such as free vehicle transport, enclosed carrier service upgrades, dining gift certificates and free room night packages, was a great success with more than 75 attendees. Mary Alberts of Naples won a free upgrade to enclosed carrier service, and Ft. Myers resident Sherman Wirick won free open transport to the Midwest.
Autolog has a reputation in Florida as the go-to provider for reliable, on-time vehicle transport. Its services are often utilized by seasonal travelers (snowbirds), car enthusiasts, online vehicle buyers and individuals with multiple residencies throughout the country. The event allowed Autolog to connect with consumers and introduce the new capabilities the company possesses since it joined the United Road family in December 2008. Autolog has recently expanded its services to offer enclosed carrier vehicle transportation capabilities and increased transportation network routes throughout the country, providing a wider variety of transport options and destinations to consumers.
“This was a wonderful event and we had a great turnout, “ stated Tolstyka. “It was a pleasure to personally thank existing customers for their loyalty to Autolog, and it gave us a terrific opportunity to talk to potential customers about the products and services we offer.”
With terminals throughout Florida and headquartered in Linden, N.J., Autolog is the originator of the car shipping service for privately owned vehicles and is a business unit of United Road. Headquartered in Romulus, Mich., United Road is one of the largest vehicle transportation logistics solutions providers in the United States. With over 1,500 employees and a nationwide network of 1,200 late model vehicle carriers, United Road is the technology leader of the industry via its proprietary web-based, real time OVISS information system. The company operates in the 48 continental United States, Alaska, Canada and Puerto Rico. Transporting vehicles coast-to-coast and border-to-border, United Road is also the only SmartWay certified “green” auto carrier in the United States recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency for outstanding environmental practices. For more information, please visit unitedroad.com or www.autolog.net.