Tag: rowing

Rowing is in our Blood

As the leaves change and the temperatures plummet, it is hard to deny the fact that summer is over. In Boston, that means a lot of things. It means shorter days, endless raking, a plethora of pumpkin spice beverages, and… Read More

Giant Alum: Hillary Saeger, Rowing Champion and Former Packing Specialist

This month, we are featuring multi-medal winning rower and former pack and prep specialist, Hillary Saeger. She is the niece of our founder, Larry O'Toole and worked out of our Boston warehouse in 2007 and 2008. Like many of our… Read More

Giant Alum: Jeremy Abele, Former Mover and Salesperson

There are certain Gentle Giant employees who have helped define what it means to be a Giant: athletic, intelligent and driven. Jeremy Abele is one of those individuals and has impacted our company as a mover, recruiter and salesperson. Since… Read More

Rowing Creates Opportunities – On and Off the Water

As Gentle Giant begins preparing for our second year as the Official Moving Partner for the Head Of The Charles Regatta, we have been thinking about the tradition and culture of rowing. The rowing community supports athletes seeking personal and… Read More

Former Giant Will Miller Becomes a 2012 Olympian

Since opening for business in 1980, Gentle Giant has employed its fair share of incredible athletes. When our CEO Larry O'Toole founded Gentle Giant, he did so with friends that he had met through rowing because they were strong, dedicated, and… Read More

How Gentle Giant Seattle Chooses Events to Sponsor

When Gentle Giant opened up a branch in Seattle, we instantly got caught up in the vibrant community spirit and the wonderfully diverse people that made our moves here so exciting. Now that Gentle Giant has been in Seattle for… Read More

Gentle Giant Attends Windermere Regatta in Seattle

This past weekend, Gentle Giant Seattle took part in sponsoring a hospitality tent at the Windermere Cup Regatta. It was a great way to promote Gentle Giant in Seattle and embrace our health-conscious company culture. The regatta itself is definitely… Read More