Many years ago, Ron McRobb hired Frank King to work for their start-up moving company based in Whitehorse. At times, the company gave King shares in their business in lieu of a paycheque when they struggled to make payroll. King stayed with the company and together they helped build PNW into the success it is today.
Now, more than 50 years later, Frank’s son Sheldon oversees the five PNW business streams in Whitehorse that have evolved as the company grew to keep pace with customer needs. Ron's son, Kevin, oversees operations at the Edmonton terminal.
The secret to their success? Service: friendly, knowledgeable people, reliable equipment and repair services, and all at a competitive price.
Today, the McRobb and King families continue to shape one of the most successful Yukon companies and their five distinct service areas: