|March 11, 2011|
|(Aurora, COLO) – This week, senior vice president of operations, Debbie Maupin, has announced five promotions at the Atlanta, Georgia center of Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide, Inc. In the announcement Maupin stated, “In 2010, our clients’ business volumes exploded as the economy improved; and, our clients’ raving reviews about our high-quality and value-priced global mobility services contributed to the signing of more Fortune 250 clients than during any prior time in our relocation division’s fourteen year history. Combined with this outstanding growth and Graebel’s more than 60-year philosophy to provide upward career mobility for its people, I am extremely pleased to announce that five people on our staff have been promoted to key positions in operations.”Bren Freeman and Debbie Mack have each been appointed to director of client relations. Each will oversee the management and performance of the Company’s global mobility services for clients that are managed by the Graebel Relocation center in Atlanta.
Promoted from an account manager role Freeman has been with Graebel for three years. Prior to joining Graebel, Freeman was a real estate broker for nine years in Ohio and more recently was the manager of real estate risk at SIRVA. Freeman holds an Associate degree and the Worldwide Employee Relocation Council Certified Relocation Professional® (CRP) designation.
30-year relocation industry veteran, Mack was a client relations manager at Graebel before this appointment. Mack holds the Worldwide Employee Relocation Council Certified Relocation Professional® (CRP) and Global Mobility Specialist (GMS) credentials.
Nancy Brewer and Erin Carter were also each promoted to relocation operations manager, a newly created role at Graebel. In this capacity, each will manage a team of consultants and associates.
With a strong background in property management, apartment sourcing and corporation relocation, Brewer formed Atlanta Apartment Search in 2000 and before being hired by Graebel had expanded her company’s offering to residential real estate services. Brewer was the Graebel rental consultant responsible for managing rental property services for the Company’s largest clients in the region. Brewer holds the Worldwide Employee Relocation Council Certified Relocation Professional® (CRP) and is a licensed broker in the state of Georgia. She will now report to Debbie Mack.
Erin Carter has attained her Certified Relocation Professional ® (CRP) from the Worldwide Employee Relocation Council; and, a Baccalaureate degree in Business administration and marketing from Reinhardt University. She holds a real estate license in the state of Indiana. Carter’s career that began ten years ago in real estate includes management roles in the relocation departments at leading brokerage firms. 2011, marks her fifth year with Graebel where her career path began as a relocation associate. Carter will now report to Bren Freeman
Ebony Wheeler has been promoted to the rental consultant position at the Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide center in Atlanta. Before this appointment Wheeler was a Graebel relocation associate. In the relocation industry for four years, Wheeler was formerly with a respected firm in the hospitality industry where she managed its employee and executive relocation program. Wheeler has recently earned her Certified Relocation Professional ® (CRP) accreditation from the Worldwide Employee Council. She will report to Brewer who previously held this position and to Mack, director of client relations.
About Graebel Companies, Inc.
Founded in 1950, Graebel is a relocation and moving company that provides worldwide relocation and move management services, domestic U.S. and international moving and storage services, freight forwarding, and commercial office moving and workplace services. Divisions include Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide, Inc., Graebel Movers International, Inc., Graebel Commercial Services, Inc., Graebel Van Lines, Inc., Graebel Movers, Inc., and Move Management, Inc. The World Headquarters is in Aurora, Colorado and on-the-ground services are performed in 153 countries, and its centers are located throughout the U.S., and in Prague, the Czech Republic, and Singapore. Graebel is a privately-held company that boasts a strong balance sheet, proprietary technology for business intelligence reporting and management and employs an extensively background-checked and trained employee workforce. Clientele include respected firms in the Fortune 500 and the global 100. Graebel was ranked number one among relocation companies in a recent ‘HRO Today’ Baker’s Dozen survey. Among its multiple industry-first innovations include the launch of the moving industry’s first relocation and move managements apps To learn more visit: www.graebel.com