Category: Fun Times

Gentle Giant Sponsors 2018 Boston Bruins Holiday Toy Drive

For the eighth year in a row, we had the pleasure of partnering alongside the Boston Bruins and Walmart to bring joy to those in need with their annual Holiday Toy Drive. The Bruins players picked up toys at Walmart in Saugus, MA for… Read More

Gentle Giant Celebrates Employees’ Adventurous Spirit

As the holiday season begins, we would like to take a moment to thank our Gentle Giant movers and coworkers for being a wonderful group of creative, adventurous, giving individuals. With a flexible calendar system, focus on health and wellness, and a desire… Read More

The 54th Head Of The Charles Regatta, By the Numbers

Every October, Gentle Giant gears up for the largest rowing regatta in the world. As a company founded by rowers and staffed by countless rowers throughout our 38 years, it is a fun opportunity to reconnect with former employees and… Read More

Gentle Giant Returns as a Sponsor of the 54th Annual Head Of The Charles Regatta

SOMERVILLE, MA (September 2018) – Gentle Giant is pleased to announce its continued partnership with the Head Of The Charles Regatta, an annual rowing competition which draws in athletes and spectators from all over the world. Our company has been a regatta sponsor since… Read More

Gentle Giant Gears Up for Another Year of Allston Christmas

It may feel a bit premature to be digging out holiday music in August, but here at Gentle Giant, the festivities always begin a bit early - September 1st, to be precise. It is the day we build up to… Read More

How to Use Outdoor Signs for the Most Profitable Moving Sale

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post contributed by Beth Lausin on behalf of SignMission about how to have a successful moving sale and how to incorporate yard signs in the process. A moving sale provides the perfect opportunity to… Read More

Gentle Giant Headquarters and Regions Participate in Pride 2018

This summer, Gentle Giant will proudly participate in five LGBT Pride events across the country in continued support of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT+) community. At Gentle Giant, Pride events are valued and acknowledged as part of our commitment to… Read More

Top 5 U.S. Cities for Coffee Shops

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest post by Raj Jana from JavaPresse about the top cities in the United States with a strong coffee culture.   The United States is rapidly becoming one of the largest coffee consuming countries in the world.… Read More

From Hopkinton to the Finish Line: A Gentle Giant Boston Marathon Journey

Editor's Note: The following post was written by one of our employees, Liz Martin, who ran her first Boston Marathon this year on behalf of Gentle Giant and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. We are so proud of her and… Read More

Gentle Giant Heads to Ireland to Recruit Movers for the Summer

This month, the Gentle Giant recruiting team dug out passports and packed up wellies for the annual hiring trip to Dublin, Ireland in search of J-1 students. The J-1 visa offers active students the chance to work and travel in… Read More