Tier One Relocation and Southfield Capital Announce the Acquisition of Arpin Van Lines’ Military Division

Tier One Relocation, a portfolio company of Southfield Capital, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Arpin Van Lines’ military division (“Arpin Military” or “the Company”), a leading relocation manager that specializes in household goods moves for military personnel. Arpin Military’s senior management will continue in their current operating roles.

Headquartered in Warwick, RI, Arpin Military is a prominent supplier to the Department of Defense, managing approximately 14,000 military personnel relocations annually. The Company provides a range of mission-critical services including order procurement, relocation management, customer service and back-office administration. The Company’s core value proposition is providing high quality service to enlisted military personnel at a reasonable cost to the government.

The combined entity will be a leader in the industry. Tier One CEO, Brian Gallagher stated “We couldn’t be more excited with this combination. Arpin Military is a time-honored leader in this space with a reputation for high quality service to military personnel. Through the transaction we will also gain access to the superb agents and drivers of Arpin Van Lines. We are thrilled that Matt Dolan, currently Chief Operating Officer of Arpin Van Lines, has accepted the role as Chief Operating Officer of Tier One. Matt is one of the most experienced and uniquely qualified professionals in the military relocation industry having spent 24 years in the U.S. Navy and retiring as Captain.”

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