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Our Team

The Parker Relocation Group is proud to introduce you to some of the members of our management team. We have over 113 years of combined experience in the moving industry.


Gordon Grossmann

Gordon Grossmann

General Manager

Gordon has been involved in the moving industry for over 29 years. He is well known in the industry and has many quality and customer awards to his credit.

  • Nanaimo Minute Men, a United Van Lines agent based in Nanaimo, BC
  • Metro Moving & Storage, an agent for Mayflower Van Lines based in Nanaimo
  • Duncan Moving & Storage, an agent for United Van Lines serving Duncan and the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island

These 3 major moving companies form the moving component of the Parker Relocation Group.

Michael J Cody

Michael J Cody

Director Business Development

Born in London, England, Michael graduated from the Royal Air Force College Hereford with a degree in International Logistics. He spent 4 years in the Expatriate Administration department of a major American oil company in London, England where he supervised relocations, housing, education, taxes, benefits and H.R. services to more than 350 American employees and their families living and working in the Europe-Africa Division.

Michael has been involved in the “relocation industry” ever since. He has worked as an Owner, Vice President, Director, and Relocation Management Consultant with major van lines in Canada and the USA for over 30 years. Now having relocated to Vancouver Island, Michael is working with the Parker Relocation Group as Director of Business Development.

Joyce Bennett

Joyce Bennett

Branch Manager, Duncan Moving & Storage

Joyce Bennett is the Manager of Duncan Moving & Storage. This office provides local and long distance moves in Duncan and the Cowichan Valley. Joyce joined Duncan Moving & Storage in 2007. With more than 25 years of experience in the moving industry, Joyce has held positions in customer service, accounting, operations and management. Throughout her career Joyce has worked for United Van Line members in Alberta, The Northwest Territories and British Columbia.

In her current role, Joyce’s responsibilities include overseeing staff and relocations in the Cowichan Valley to ensure every move provided by Duncan Moving & Storage is worry-free and performed in a professional manner.

Teresa Hartley

Teresa Hartley

Senior Relocation Consultant, Duncan Moving & Storage

Teresa Hartley is the Senior Relocation Consultant for Duncan Moving & Storage. Teresa joined Duncan Moving & Storage in 2009. Teresa has moving in her blood. Teresa grew up in Victoria, BC, where her family owned a Mayflower Van Lines moving agency. She started working in the family business in 1984. Taking time to raise a family, she still has over 13 years of moving industry experience.

Teresa truly cares about people and enjoys helping to make your moving experience as stress-free as possible. She loves her job and it shows.

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