Nichalas Consier of Lint Van Lines Named Van Operator of the Year

DES MOINES – (March 11, 2024) – Nichalas Consier of Lint Van Lines out of Des Moines, Iowa, was awarded this year’s United Van Lines Van Operator of the Year for the Household Goods West category. The award recognizes Consier’s excellent performance in the areas of customer service and safety. The Company honored Consier at their recent award ceremony.   

Nick Consier Van Operator of the Year 2023 - United Van Lines

What started as a college summer job at Lint Van Lines, later transitioned into a 17-year long career for Consier. Over the years, Consier has found much success by prioritizing professionalism, safety and customer service. Throughout his tenure he has driven more than one million miles.  

When asked about setting first impressions on the job, Consier said “Showing up to the customers residence with clean equipment and van, being leader and in uniform makes the whole move smooth.”

“Receiving the 2024 Van Operator of the Year award speaks directly to the commitment of our driving professionals,” President and CEO Jason Mills said. “They deliver exceptional service and invaluable support to our customers. Working long days and nights can sometimes feel like a thankless job; however, our winners actively demonstrate the values and commitment our Company’s mission.”   

During his time off, he travels and spends time with his wife and three kids. 

There are more than 3,900 driving professionals in the United Van Lines network, and Consier was one of the three winners this year. The Van Operator of the Year began in the late 1970s to recognize the men and women who sacrifice so much for a life on the road and who help other families through one of the most stressful times in their lives.    

About Lint Van Lines  

Lint Van Lines is a reputable transportation and warehousing company which has been in business since 1958. We have earned the predominate market share in both household goods and office and industrial moves by providing unmatched quality and service. 

About United Van Lines  

United Van Lines is America’s #1 Mover®. United Van Lines offers a full range of moving solutions. With headquarters in suburban St. Louis, United Van Lines maintains a network of 300 affiliated agencies. For more information about United Van Lines visit: or find us on social @unitedvanlines or @unitedvanlines