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On Demand Startup MoveIt Takes the Pain Out of Moving
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On Demand Startup MoveIt Takes the Pain Out of Moving

What if you could use an online service to arrange for movers at a moment’s notice for an affordable price?San Antonio native Michael DeRouen launched his on-demand moving service MoveIt in September and has already completed over 20 moves in its first month of operation. The inspiration for his business concept came in March after he tried to help his mother move her washer and dryer.“With no immediate access to a truck, it was pretty tough finding a quick way to move two huge hunks of metal," DeRouen said. "After struggling with the issue for some time we came to grips with having to call a moving company.”The moving company charged DeRouen’s mother $220 on the two-hour minimum for what wound up being 30 minutes of work getting the bulky items upstairs into her new apartment....