Thank you This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Ed Katz Now based in Madison, Mississippi, USA, Ed Katz offers training programs and seminars in office moving and project management methods, techniques, and business practices through the International Office Moving, the International Office Moving Institute (IOMI®). In 2018, IOMI® counts Certified Office Movers® in 36 states plus Washington, DC, Canada, Southeast Asia, the UK, and Australia. That means that all key employees at every branch of the world’s largest agents, van lines, and independents have successfully completed training and earned the right to call themselves IOMI® Certified Office Movers®.In early 2008, IOMI® proudly partnered with Georgia Highlands College, a unit of the University System of Georgia in Cartersville, to award Continuing Education Credits for Certified Office Mover® and Certified Project Manager® training when held at the Cartersville campus.Dubbed the “world’s only university of office moving,” IOMI® is dedicated to raising the moving industry’s image by educating both professionals and consumers. IOMI® is neither a trade association nor a moving company or an affiliate, but an independent, unbiased training organization beholden to no one. Chris Hunt CEO & Corporate Counsel - First Class Moving Systems, Inc.As CEO, Chris Hunt led a diversification effort into office moving that has created a division with over $4 million in annual revenues. "Our teams attend First Class University and the International Office Moving Institute (IOMI) where they learn to service each customer with trained, courteous, uniformed and background-checked crews that utilize safe and clean equipment. They protect personal and real property to minimize cargo and property damage claims. The adoption of these and other standard operating procedures has helped First Class win multiple awards for Quality, Customer Satisfaction, Claims Frequency and Claims Severity." Ray daSilva President, Mobility Exchange, LLC Ray daSilva started his career in the mobility services industry in 1978 as a moving consultant doing military services for Alaska Orient Van Service, a United Van Lines agent in Anchorage, Alaska. He held positions in sales, management and executive roles based in Anchorage, Honolulu, Singapore, London, Florida and Washington, DC. During his 23 years with the Crown Worldwide Group, Ray served on its Executive Board where he contributed to the growth of its global network of offices. He played a key role in developing Crown University, a visionary staff training and management development program. Throughout his career, Ray has believed in the inherent power of facilitating connectivity and collaboration within a fragmented industry. This led him to contribute to the development of RedSky Mobility Solutions, an innovative cloud based international move management system. He currently serves as President of Mobility Exchange, LLC which develops and implements collaborative technology solutions for the mobility services industry in partnership with the IAM.