History

Crown is a world-class full-service global provider of transportation and relocation services (International transport, Commercial relocations, Domestic household good transportation, Storage and Asset management and Automobile transport).

1972

Crown is founded in San Francisco

1976

Crown becomes a member of FIDI

1977

Crown moves from San Francisco to San Leandro

1983

Crown becomes a member of OMNI

1987

Crown expands operations to Los Angeles

1994

Robert Bowen founds the Overseas Shippers Association

1995

Crown earns ISO 9001 quality certification

2008

Crown expands operations to Sacramento

2008

Robert Bowen is appointed as CEO

2009

Crown opens a Union City warehouse

2013

Merger with Armstrong Relocation Companies

2017

Tori Ferrante becomes President & CEO

Crown has been a stockholding agent of UniGroup, Inc., the parent company of United Van Lines and Mayflower Transit since 1973. Our merger with Armstrong Relocation & Companies in 2013 expanded U.S. servicing capabilities to reach from the Pacific coast in California to the Atlantic Coast in North Carolina. Our international forwarding business is independent of any van line affiliation and works through its affiliations with OSA (Overseas Shippers Association) FIDI (the world’s largest transportation organization of its kind) and OMNI (an exclusive organization of prequalified moving companies).