ST. LOUIS (October 1, 2020) – The board of directors for UniGroup, a $1.6 billion transportation company, has elected McCollister’s Transportation Group’s Ray Conlin as its treasurer. Conlin is currently the Chief Executive Officer of McCollister’s Transportation Group and has over 35 years of experience in the transportation industry.
As the parent company of both United Van Lines and Mayflower Transit, UniGroup boasts the nation’s leading corporate mover and the most well-known name in the moving industry. McCollister’s has both United Van Lines and Mayflower Transit branches and has been a partner for decades. In October 2018, Conlin was elected to his first term on the Board of Directors at UniGroup and has served on the Technology and Innovation and Risk and Compliance Committees. He also has previously served as an advisor on the Transportation Services Group Committee. Ray currently serves on the Customer and Technology Committee.
“I am looking forward to collaborating with Ray in his new position as treasurer of our board of directors,” remarked Marc Rogers, UniGroup president and CEO. “Ray has extensive knowledge in the transportation and relocation industry along with expertise in Risk Management, which will help provide direction and support as we develop and transform our business at UniGroup.”
Conlin is a graduate of The Ohio State University with an M.B.A from Rowan University. He has served on several councils and committees over the years emphasizing his commitment to the transportation industry. In addition, he is certified as an Associate in Risk Management from the Insurance Institute of America and as a Senior Professional in Human Resources by the Society for Human Resource Management. Conlin is a respected member in the business community and remains active with his alma mater, recently receiving a Medal of Excellence for Alumni Achievement.
“McCollister’s is very pleased with Ray’s successful election to the UniGroup Board for a three- year term,” said H. Daniel McCollister, Chairman of McCollister’s. “As a board member, he will bring insightful thoughts and ideas to the board room. As UniGroup’s Treasurer, he’s well qualified both from his education and practical experience. I am confident while working with the board and management, he will develop creative ideas benefiting both the agency family and the UniGroup enterprise.”
UniGroup is a $1.6 billion transportation and relocation services company with headquarters in suburban St. Louis. In addition to household goods carriers United Van Lines and Mayflower Transit, logistics company UniGroup Logistics and international relocation provider UniGroup Worldwide Moving, UniGroup owns other subsidiaries that provide goods and services to professional movers.
About McCollister’s Transportation Group
Since 1945, McCollister’s has led the way in specialized transportation and logistics services for commercial and residential clients. McCollister’s has 15 locations nationwide providing a full suite of services, including self-pack and haul resources. We have developed the specifications necessary to deliver transportation, storage, and handling systems that meet your most sophisticated transportation requirements
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