Washington DC Moving Company Gentle Giant Announces Promotional Sponsorship of the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon

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Healthiest Employer Gentle Giant Moving Company will be providing manpower and logistics for community road race

The Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon will be taking place throughout historic Washington DC on March 14th

This event is a perfect fit for Gentle Giant Moving Company, as we have a highly athletic culture, love to compete, and spend every day running boxes Washington DC!

Washington DC moving company Gentle Giant, an award winning local and long distance mover based in Massachusetts with offices across the country, announced today that it will sponsor the 4th annual 2015 Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon, put on by the organization Competitor Group. Taking place on Saturday March 14th, the Rock ‘n’ Roll races require the transportation and storage of supplies, food, beverages, signage, and athletic equipment for thousands of participants and volunteers at the road race. Gentle Giant’s Washington DC move crews will assist in pre-race and marathon day planning and logistics, working directly with Competitor Group staff.

Gentle Giant will be assisting with:

  • Loading of Gentle Giant trucks and delivery of Marathon goods and equipment, including food, supplies, equipment, and water to the finish line
  • Setup alongside Marathon volunteers beginning early on race day and ending with post-race consolidation and removals
  • Gentle Giant movers on hand throughout race day, helping move cases of water and other tasks as they arise

Gentle Giant Washington DC Regional Manager Matt Packebusch will serve as the project manager for the marathon. He explains that “The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon is something we’re greatly looking forward to being involved with, and we hope to continue this partnership every year. This event is a perfect fit for Gentle Giant Moving Company, as we have a highly athletic culture, love to compete, and spend every day running boxes Washington DC!”

Across the country, Gentle Giant has been recognized as a Healthiest Employer and is involved with several other large athletic events, including the Seattle Marathon, the Rivertown Runners in New York, the Escape the Rock Duathlon in San Francisco, the Thunder Road Marathon in Charlotte, and have long standing partnerships with the Boston Marathon and Head Of The Charles Regatta.

About Gentle Giant Moving Company
Founded in 1980, Boston-based moving company Gentle Giant is an award winning residential and commercial mover, offering local moving, long distance moving, and international moving services. Named 2009 Independent Mover of the Year by the American Moving and Storage Association, one of the Boston Business Journal's Best Places to Work in Massachusetts in 2004, 2005, and 2006, winner of the 2006 International Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics by the Better Business Bureau, winner of the Better Business Bureau's Torch Award for Excellence in 2002, 2003, 2005 and 2008, nine-time winner of Boston Magazine's "Best of Boston," six-time winner of The Improper Bostonian's "Boston's Best Moving Company" award, twelve-time winner of the Angie's List "Super Service" Award, 2007 Top Small Workplaces award from the Wall Street Journal and Winning Workplaces, and named a Healthiest Employer in 2013 by the Boston Business Journal, the company's services include craning, piano moving, complete packing and unpacking services, and other related services. Gentle Giant offers storage facilities and dispatches crews from more than 20 offices in California, Chicago, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Virginia, Washington, DC and Washington State. For more information, please call (617) 661-3333 or visit http://www.gentlegiant.com.

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