They like us, they really like us.

NorthStar Moving has more awards and honors than any other moving company on the planet. We’ve won awards for just about everything: customer service, green initiatives, best places to work, growth and philanthropy – you name it.

CAA Los Angeles Signature Awards – Industry Partner of the Year

2016 ★ Nomination, California Apartment Association of Los Angeles (CAA-LA)

NorthStar Moving Company was recognized for our outstanding relationship with the California Apartment Association of Los Angeles, and we were nominated for the Signature Award for Industry Partner of the Year in 2016.

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2016 Best Places to Work

2016 ★ Award, Los Angeles Business Journal

Los Angeles Business Journal’s Best Places to Work features the best companies to work for in LA. NorthStar Moving made it to 27th place this year, out of all mid-sized companies in Los Angeles County. Of course, it’ll always be number 1 in our hearts!

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2016 Top Women-Owned Businesses

2016 ★ Recognition, Los Angeles Business Journal

Los Angeles Business Journal’s list of the top women-owned businesses in LA. Out of 100 women-owned businesses in LA, we ranked number 49! Rankings are based on 2015 revenue.

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2016 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Award

2016 ★ Nomination, Los Angeles Business Journal

Awarded to those who use their businesses and companies to give back to the community. Check our community page to see all the people and organizations we have assisted over the years!

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2016 Women’s Summit

2016 ★ Recognition, Los Angeles Business Journal

Co-founder and Director of Marketing Laura McHolm was honored at the the 2016 Women’s Summit for the Los Angeles Business Journal. This event recognizes women who climb through the ranks to become the best in their field and business.

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2016 Women in Business Awards

2016 ★ Nomination, San Fernando Valley Business Journal

Laura McHolm, Director of Marketing and Co-founder for NorthStar Moving Company, was nominated for Business Owner of the Year. Nominations for this award are given to women at the helm of companies making great strides in business.

Karyn Gatt, Executive Assistant to Laura McHolm, was nominated for Executive Assistant of the Year. Nominations for this award are given to executive assistants who go above and beyond the call of duty in their field.

  • Award Nominees, Karyn Gatt and Laura McHolm
    Award Nominees, Karyn Gatt and Laura McHolm
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Largest Women Owned Businesses

2015 ★ Recognition, San Fernando Valley Business Journal

NorthStar Moving Company was ranked number 8 out of the Top 50 Women-owned Businesses based in the valley area by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal. This annual list was ranked by number of employees.

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    Largetst Women-Owned Businesses 2015

2015 Women in Business Awards

2015 ★ Nomination, San Fernando Valley Business Journal

Laura McHolm, Director of Marketing and Co-founder for NorthStar Moving Company, was nominated for the 2015 Women in Business Awards. This award is given to women at the helm of companies making great strides in business.

  • Women in Business Award nominee list
    Women in Business Award nominee list
  • Award Nominee Laura McHolm, NorthStar Moving's Director of Marketing and Co-founder
    Award Nominee Laura McHolm, NorthStar Moving’s Director of Marketing and Co-founder
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2015 Super Service Award

2015 ★ Award, Angies List

For achieving and maintaining a superior service rating on Angie’s List throughout 2014 as determined by Angie’s List members in the category of: Moving!

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2014 Hunger Fighting Hero Award

2014 ★ Award, Move for Hunger

NorthStar Moving Company was awarded the 2014 Hunger Fighting Hero Award from Move For Hunger for helping to raise and donate 8,109 lbs. of food to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank and Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.

  • Thank you letter from Move For Hunger
    Thank you letter from Move For Hunger
  • 2014 Hunger Fighting Hero Award
    2014 Hunger Fighting Hero Award

Largest Family Owned Businesses

2014 ★ Recognition, San Fernando Valley Business Journal

The San Fernando Valley Business Journal ranked NorthStar Moving Company #14 out of #28 for one of the valley’s largest family-owned businesses in 2014.

  • The San Fernando Valley Business Journal ranked NorthStar Moving Company #14 out of #28 for one of the valley’s largest family-owned businesses in 2014.
    Cover of October 6-19, 2014 issue San Fernando Valley Business Journal
  • NorthStar Moving Company ranked #14 on the list of Largest Family Owned Businesses by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal.
    NorthStar Moving Company ranked #14 on the list of Largest Family Owned Businesses by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal.

Best Places to Work

2014 ★ Award, Los Angeles Business Journal

NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #27 among medium sized companies by the Los Angeles Business Journal, once again making us one of Los Angeles’s “Best Places to Work.”

  • The Best Places To Work Award for 2014. NorthStar Moving Company ranked 27
    The Best Places To Work Award for 2014. NorthStar Moving Company ranked 27
  • Los Angeles Business Journal's announcement for the Best Places to Work 2014 Awards
    Los Angeles Business Journal’s announcement for the Best Places to Work 2014 Awards
  • The cover of the "Best Places to Work 2014" Los Angeles Business Journal
    The cover of the “Best Places to Work 2014” Los Angeles Business Journal
  • NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #27 - Medium Company for Los Angeles Business Journal's "Best Places to Work 2014"
    NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #27 – Medium Company for Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work 2014”
  • NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #27 - Medium Company for Los Angeles Business Journal's "Best Places to Work 2014"
    NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #27 – Medium Company for Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work 2014”

L.A.’s Largest Women-Owned Businesses

2014 ★ Recognition, Los Angeles Business Journal

NorthStar Moving Company was once again recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as number 51 out of the Top 100 Women-owned Businesses based in Los Angeles County. This annual list was ranked by revenues.

  • The Los Angeles Business Journal issue that features the 2014 list of Largest Women Owned Businesses.
    The Los Angeles Business Journal issue that features the 2014 list of Largest Women Owned Businesses.
  • The list published in the Los Angeles Business Journal, we are #51!
    The list published in the Los Angeles Business Journal, we are #51!

2014 Non-Profit and Corporate Citizenship Awards

2014 ★ Nomination, Los Angeles Business Journal

Laura McHolm, co-founder and chief marketing officer, for NorthStar Moving Company, was nominated for “Corporate Partner of the Year” at Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2014 Non-Profit and Corporate Citizenship Awards. The awards honor individuals who demonstrate outstanding dedication to nonprofit organizations.

  • Laura McHolm's Nomination Certificate for 2014 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
    Laura McHolm’s Nomination Certificate for 2014 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
  • List of Nominees for 2014 Non-Profit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
    List of Nominees for 2014 Non-Profit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
  • NorthStar Moving's co-founder and director of marketing, Laura McHolm at the Los Angeles Business Journal's 2014 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
    NorthStar Moving’s co-founder and director of marketing, Laura McHolm at the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2014 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
  • NorthStar Moving's co-founder and director of marketing, Laura McHolm and Claire Wineland of Claire's Place Foundation, Inc. at the Los Angeles Business Journal's 2014 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
    NorthStar Moving’s co-founder and director of marketing, Laura McHolm and Claire Wineland of Claire’s Place Foundation, Inc. at the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2014 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
  • NorthStar Moving's co-founder and director of marketing, Laura McHolm and Claire Wineland of Claire's Place Foundation, Inc. at the Los Angeles Business Journal's 2014 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards luncheon
    NorthStar Moving’s co-founder and director of marketing, Laura McHolm and Claire Wineland of Claire’s Place Foundation, Inc. at the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2014 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards luncheon

2014 Women in Business Awards

2014 ★ Nomination, San Fernando Valley Business Journal

Laura McHolm, co-founder & chief marketing officer for NorthStar Moving Company, was nominated for the 2014 Women in Business Awards. This award is given to women at the helm of companies making great strides in business.

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    Cover of San Fernando Valley Business Journal
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    San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s Women in Business 2014
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    Laura McHolm’s bio
  • Laura McHolm at the San Fernando Valley Business Journal's 2014 Women in Business Awards Luncheon
    Laura McHolm at the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s 2014 Women in Business Awards Luncheon
  • Co- founder and chief marketing officer of NorthStar Moving, Laura McHolm
    Co- founder and chief marketing officer of NorthStar Moving, Laura McHolm
  • Certificate of Laura McHolm's nomination for the San Fernando Valley Business Journal's 2014 Women in Business Awards
    Certificate of Laura McHolm’s nomination for the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s 2014 Women in Business Awards
  • List of nominees for the San Fernando Valley Business Journal's 2014 Women in Business Awards
    List of nominees for the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s 2014 Women in Business Awards

CAA Los Angeles Signature Awards – Industry Partner of the Year

2013 ★ Nomination, California Apartment Association of Los Angeles (CAA-LA)

NorthStar Moving Company was recognized for our outstanding relationship with the California Apartment Association of Los Angeles, and we were nominated for the Signature Award for Industry Partner of the Year in 2013.

  • NorthStar Moving Company was recognized for our outstanding relationship with the California Apartment Association of Los Angeles, and we were nominated for the Signature Award for Industry Partner of the Year in 2013.
    NorthStar Moving Company was recognized for our outstanding relationship with the California Apartment Association of Los Angeles, and we were nominated for the Signature Award for Industry Partner of the Year in 2013.
  • List of nominees for 2013 Signature Awards for Industry Partner of the Year.
    List of nominees for 2013 Signature Awards for Industry Partner of the Year.

Inc. Hire Power Awards

2013 ★ Recognition, Inc.com

The Inc. Hire Power Awards 2013 ranked NorthStar Moving #12 in the country for creating the most jobs in the logistics and transportation industry!

 

Largest Family Owned Businesses

2013 ★ Recognition, San Fernando Valley Business Journal

The San Fernando Valley Business Journal ranked NorthStar Moving Company #11 for one of the valley’s largest family-owned businesses in 2013.

  • Cover of October 14-27, 2013 issue San Fernando Valley Business Journal
    Cover of October 14-27, 2013 issue San Fernando Valley Business Journal
  • NorthStar Moving Company ranked #11 on the list of Largest Family Owned Businesses by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal.
    NorthStar Moving Company ranked #11 on the list of Largest Family Owned Businesses by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal.

The Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies

2013 ★ Recognition, Inc. Magazine

NorthStar Moving Company was once again recognized as one of the fastest growing privately-held companies in the United States by Inc. Magazine in 2013.

 

Best Places to Work

2013 ★ Award, Los Angeles Business Journal

NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #32 among medium sized companies by the Los Angeles Business Journal, once again making us one of Los Angeles’s “Best Places to Work.”

  • The Best Places To Work Award for 2013. NorthStar Moving Company ranked 32
    The Best Places To Work Award for 2013. NorthStar Moving Company ranked 32
  • Los Angeles Business Journal's announcement for the Best Places to Work 2013 Awards
    Los Angeles Business Journal’s announcement for the Best Places to Work 2013 Awards
  • Ram Katalan, co founder & CEO, for NorthStar Moving Company, holding the award with Traci, client relations coordinator for NorthStar Moving Company.
    Ram Katalan, co founder & CEO, for NorthStar Moving Company, holding the award with Traci, client relations coordinator for NorthStar Moving Company.
  • The cover of the "Best Places to Work 2013" Los Angeles Business Journal
    The cover of the “Best Places to Work 2013” Los Angeles Business Journal
  • NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #32 - Medium Company for Los Angeles Business Journal's "Best Places to Work 2013"
    NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #32 – Medium Company for Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work 2013”
  • NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #32 - Medium Company for Los Angeles Business Journal's "Best Places to Work 2013"
    NorthStar Moving Company was ranked #32 – Medium Company for Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work 2013”

L.A.’s Largest Women-Owned Businesses

2013 ★ Recognition, Los Angeles Business Journal

NorthStar Moving Company was once again recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as number 54 out of the Top 100 Women-owned Businesses based in Los Angeles County. This annual list was ranked by revenues.

  • The list published in the Los Angeles Business Journal, we are 54!
    The list published in the Los Angeles Business Journal, we are 54!
  • The Los Angeles Business Journal issue that features the 2013 list of Largest Women Owned Businesses.
    The Los Angeles Business Journal issue that features the 2013 list of Largest Women Owned Businesses.

Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards

2013 ★ Nomination, Los Angeles Business Journal

Laura McHolm, co-founder and director of marketing, for NorthStar Moving Company, was nominated for “Corporate Partner of the Year” and for the “Leadership Excellence Award” at the 2013 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards. The awards honor individuals who demonstrate outstanding dedication to nonprofit organizations.

  • 2013 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards Program
    2013 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards Program
  • Laura McHolm was nominated for the 2013 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
    Laura McHolm was nominated for the 2013 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards
  • Claire Wineland of Claire's Place Foundation holding up her nominee badge at the event!
    Claire Wineland of Claire’s Place Foundation holding up her nominee badge at the event!
  • Laura McHolm and Claire Wineland holding their certificates at the event!
    Laura McHolm and Claire Wineland holding their certificates at the event!
  • Laura McHolm and Claire Wineland at the event
    Laura McHolm and Claire Wineland at the event

Top Eco-friendly Moving Companies in the Country

2013 ★ Recognition, My Move

NorthStar Moving Company prides itself on its green efforts not only in its moving services, but also through its community outreach. MyMove.com named NorthStar Moving Company as one of the top eco-friendly moving companies based on its user data.

  • MyMove.com names NorthStar Moving Company as one of the Top Eco-friendly Moving Companies.
    MyMove.com names NorthStar Moving Company as one of the Top Eco-friendly Moving Companies.
  • NorthStar Moving Company’s eco-friendly moving trucks
    NorthStar Moving Company’s eco-friendly moving trucks

Women Making a Difference Awards

2013 ★ Nomination, Los Angeles Business Journal

Laura McHolm, co-founder and director of marketing, for NorthStar Moving Company, was nominated for the 2013 Women Making a Difference Award. This award honors business women in Los Angeles who are great leaders and have done exceptional work with the community.

  • The nominees for the Los Angeles Business Journal's 2013 Women Making a Difference Awards.
    The nominees for the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2013 Women Making a Difference Awards.
  • Laura McHolm at the 2013 Women Making a Difference Awards
    Laura McHolm at the 2013 Women Making a Difference Awards
  • Laura McHolm's Award Certificate
    Laura McHolm’s Award Certificate
  • Laura McHolm as a nominee for the Los Angeles Business Journal's 2013 Women Making a Difference Awards.
    Laura McHolm listed in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2013 Women Making a Difference Awards Nominees.
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12th Annual Women in Business Award

2013 ★ Nomination, San Fernando Valley Business Journal

Laura McHolm, co-founder and director of marketing, for NorthStar Moving Company, was nominated for the 2013 Women in Business Award. This award is given to women at the helm of companies making great strides in business.

  • The nominees for the 2013 Women in Business Awards
    The nominees for the 2013 Women in Business Awards
  • Laura McHolm at the 2013 Women in Business Awards
    Laura McHolm at the 2013 Women in Business Awards
  • Laura McHolm featured in the San Fernando Valley Business Journal
    Laura McHolm featured in the San Fernando Valley Business Journal