Erie Movers J.H. Bennett Voted Best Moving and Storage Company for 2nd Consecutive Year

ERIE, Pa., Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — J.H. Bennett Moving & Storage, Inc. was recently honored with the 2017 Erie’s Choice Award for best moving and storage company, and was feted during an awards ceremony held at the Bayfront Convention Center on October 25. This is a repeat win for the Erie-based movers, which had previously been named the city’s top moving and storage services provider in 2016—the first year that the category was included in the competition.

Sponsored by and the Erie-Times News, Erie’s Choice uses a ballot process to choose nominees in 120 product and service categories. Consumers are then invited to vote for their favorite businesses in an online poll held each August, and the winners are announced in October. Over 111,000 votes were cast for the 2017 Erie’s Choice Awards, with J.H. Bennett claiming the title of Erie’s Best Moving and Storage Company.

“We are honored and grateful that our customers have voted us as the best local movers for two years running,” said Kent Mitchell, President of J.H. Bennett Moving & Storage. “Since 1914, our company has proudly served families and businesses throughout Erie and Northwestern Pennsylvania with premier moving and storage services. This award is a direct reflection of our long-standing commitment to the local community and a testament to our dedicated employees, who work diligently to ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction.”

As full-service movers, J.H. Bennett offers household and corporate relocation services, warehousing and self-storage solutions. The company also has expertise in the transportation and storage of high-value products, technical and medical equipment, and trade show displays. In addition to its two consecutive Erie’s Choice Awards, J.H. Bennett has earned multiple awards from United Van Lines, including the 2012 President’s Quality Award, 2016 Driver of the Year Award, 2017 Masters Club Award and five Customer Choice Awards.

Susan Jones is one of many satisfied J.H. Bennett customers. “I cannot say enough good things about this company,” she noted in her online review. “From the initial estimate to the day of delivery, they were so helpful and cared for our things as if they were their own. The packers were so pleasant and hardworking, as were the movers. … I would recommend J.H. Bennett Moving & Storage to anyone. They are a 5-star company.”

Amanda Jovanovich also had high praise for J.H. Bennett: “They were wonderful to deal with, very organized and efficient. They moved our apartment and one of our cars, and we could not have been more pleased with this company on the administrative end and with the movers themselves. I very highly recommend this company!”

To learn more about J.H. Bennett Moving & Storage—including its household and corporate moving services, storage solutions, and customer testimonials—visit

About J.H. Bennett Moving & Storage:

J.H. Bennett has been a part of the Erie Community for more than 100 years, providing moving and storage services since 1914. The company offers local, interstate and international moving services as well as warehousing and self-storage solutions. J.H. Bennett has been a United Van Lines agent since 1963, and has been consistently recognized as one of the top agents across the country in both quality and performance. United Van Lines has honored J.H. Bennett Moving and Storage with a President’s Quality Award, Masters Club Award, Driver of the Year Award and multiple Customer Choice Awards. The company has also earned two consecutive Erie’s Choice Awards (2016 and 2017). J.H. Bennett is affiliated with the American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA), the Pennsylvania Moving & Storage Association (PMSA) and ProMover, and is a proud supporter of the MoveRescue and Move for Hunger programs.

Media Inquiries:
Victoria Amendola
Managing Director
J.H. Bennett Moving & Storage, Inc.
(814) 456-5377