Columbus, OH – February, 2011– E.E. Ward Moving & Storage, Columbus based agent for North American Van Lines, has two new additions to the company’s sales team. As the leading provider of relocation and storage services, E.E. Ward welcomes John Copas and Denise O’Leary as Relocation Consultants.
John Copas has lived in Columbus his whole life. He graduated from the local Marion-Franklin High School. He served in the Marines for a four year term after which he began to focus on his professional career. John started out as a direct sales consultant before going to work for the federal government for almost 8 years. When he left the federal government, he started in the moving industry as a mover/driver for another major moving company. In 2009 John joined E.E. Ward Moving & Storage as a crew leader and driver where he received high customer service scores from E.E. Ward customers. Due to his outstanding performance and customer service skills, John was promoted to relocation consultant in January of 2011. John’s favorite thing about the industry is his ability to help people by providing the best customer care possible. In his spare time he coaches high school wrestling and spends time with his wife, three kids and granddaughter.
Denise O’Leary has an extensive background in sales, ranging from automobiles to the communications products. For the past 12 years she has been a stay at home mom raising her four daughters. Upon hearing about the position opening at E.E. Ward Moving & Storage, she felt it was time to get back into the working world. Although she is new to the moving industry, she excited to learn quickly and incorporate her previous sales experience and home management skills. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband, running, and making sure her daughters get to their various activities.