meet the sponsors
PRC sponsors help to advance the mission of education and professional development of the relocation community. We thank and recognize our Corporate Sponsors for their valued support.
ABODA is an innovative leader in global housing management services, providing end-to-end solutions to some of the biggest brands in the world, many headquartered in the Seattle area where the firm is based. ABODA Global Housing Management uses a logistics-focused approach, combining the best of program planning and administration, inventory management, execution, service delivery and technology to help corporate clients operate more efficiently and enhance customer experiences. Employee-owned ABODA is flexible enough to meet clients’ ever-changing business needs through its award-winning customer service. Learn more about ABODA at www.aboda.com Jana Cooper, Jana.Cooper@Aboda.com, 503-753-2451.
Alexander's Mobility Services
Alexander’s Mobility Services was founded in 1953 and has since evolved into a leader in the moving and storage industry with eight offices and nine warehouse facilities strategically positioned throughout the United States to support the needs of clients around the globe. Alexander’s is a privately-held service provider supporting clients of all sizes with transition, transportation, logistics, and related services. Affiliated with Atlas World Group as a shareholder agent, Alexander’s has consistently been ranked among the moving and storage industry’s elite in terms of move execution and revenue production in addition to earning numerous industry awards for providing our customers with outstanding service. Alexander’s provides moving and transportation, program management, facilities management, vendor management, systems furniture design/installation, disposal and liquidation, quality control, document and paper recycling, storage and redistribution, bar coding, inventory control, asset management and record storage. Visit www.alexanders.net. Ross Buckley, email@example.com, 503-449-7179.
Archibald Relocation & Real Estate Services
Archibald Relocation is a full service relocation and real estate company committed to providing exemplary service to our clients worldwide. Our vast range of services are carefully customized to meet the needs of our clients and that makes Archibald Relocation a unique relocation industry leader— locally, nationally, and internationally. We understand how difficult it is to relocate to an unfamiliar city and to a new country. New job responsibilities, family commitments, and the trials of moving can be stressful for the employee and their family. We are committed to help transferring families find a great place to live while providing the support and assistance needed to settle-in quickly and comfortably in a new community. Beth Archibald firstname.lastname@example.org, 503-726-7400. CapRelo
Be different. Be better. All relocation management companies offer similar services, so select the one that understands mobility is more about treasured memories than simply moving. CapRelo guarantees a global, full-service experience that treats your company, your employees and their families with care and respect. Learn more at www.caprelo.com.
Chase serves nearly half of U.S. households with a broad range of products. Part of that breadth includes our unique mortgage products for every type of situation—from first time buyers to experienced transferees. When you work with Chase, you can offer your employees a comprehensive package of benefits, programs and services to help ease their transition into the destination. We’ve been in Corporate Relocation for 18+ years and are relentlessly committed to continuous improvement. You deserve a powerful, compliant and stable financial partner dedicated to providing an outstanding experience to you and your relocating families. Please reach out to John Habanek at 614.679.4436 or email@example.com for more!
With decades of combined relocation and lending experience, we understand that the relocation lending process needed to be reengineered to meet today’s demands. With that in mind, we have designed our business model around relocation lending to be unique and different from our competitors and change relocation lending today. We call this the EverBank Relocation Lending AdvantageSM. Our goal is to deliver a better experience for your transferees and reduce the stress of the mortgage process in relocation. Lending in all 50 states. Innovative loan products. More information can be found at everbank.com/relocation. Katie Rudnick firstname.lastname@example.org, 503-430-5789.
First Tech Credit Union
As a credit union that specializes in serving the high tech industry, First Tech understands the unique challenge of domestic and foreign national relocations. Our Relocation Program helps employees move their money quickly and easily. First Tech members enjoy the same complete suite of offerings you’d expect from a bank without all of that pesky, big bank thinking. We offer all the traditional banking options as well as mortgages, credit cards and insurance services. Our members have a team of experts committed to helping them build a strong financial future. For transferees we offer; a single point of contact, preferred credit rating without established history, exclusive employee discounts for partner companies, accounts initiated from home country and financial education. To learn more about our Relocation Program, contact Ryan at Ryan.McKernan@firsttechfed.com or 503-350-3359.
The Hasson Company’s nationally recognized relocation team can help reduce the stress associated with life’s transitions. We are passionate about serving the individual needs and lifestyles of every transferee and their family. Our longtime relationship with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® connects Hasson with the most well respected real estate brokers and brokerages around the world.Patrice Kuchulis, email@example.com, 503-906-7111.
John L. Scott Real Estate is the fourth largest regional brand in the nation, with over 107 offices and more than 2,900 sales associates in the states of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. John L. Scott Real Estate is celebrating its 85th anniversary in year 2016 and its core value is “Living Life as a Contribution™” in every facet of life: at home, at play, and at work. I joined the PRC because I wanted to be a part of an organization that brings value to the members and those we serve in the industry. It is also dedicated to serving the community and those in need. It is an honor for me to serve on the board. Barry Matheny, firstname.lastname@example.org 425-378-9580.
Founded in 1960, Oakwood pioneered the temporary housing industry and remains the world's leading provider of furnished and serviced corporate apartments and residences. With over 25,000 locations throughout North America, Canada, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa and the Asia Pacific region, Oakwood offers a full spectrum of housing solutions and accommodations to meet the needs of businesses and individuals. Each of the three Oakwood Worldwide brands — Oakwood, ExecuStay and Insurance Housing Solutions — offer access to a unique selection of accommodations and provides specific services to meet individual client needs. This depth of offering and choice of brands is why Oakwood Worldwide is the preferred corporate housing and serviced apartment provider for more than 100,000 guests each year. Wendy Sanman, email@example.com 503-685-5507.
Paragon Corporate Housing
Paragon Corporate Housing is the Northwest’s leading provider of fully-furnished and serviced executive apartments. We offer all the amenities of a hotel, with the space, comfort, and privacy of an apartment home. For more than 20 years, Paragon has had one mission: Make every guest feel special. This has led to concierge like service that our clients love. You’ll find our offices in Beaverton, Oregon; Richland, Washington; Seattle, Washington; Boise, Idaho; and Salt Lake City, Utah, and world-wide through our network of partners. If you need a short-term housing solution, contact Jessica Mack, she will show you how comfortable we can make your stay! Jessica Mack, JMack@stayparagon.com 503-539-4912.
Quicken Loans is uniquely positioned to deliver a best-in-class relocation mortgage program. Our fresh perspective combined with responding with a sense of urgency creates flawless execution. For over 30 years, Quicken Loans has been celebrated for providing world-class client service. For six years in a row now, J.D. Power has ranked Quicken Loans highest in the nation in customer satisfaction for Primary Mortgage Origination. And for the last two years, they’ve also ranked us highest in the nation for Mortgage Servicing.We’re currently the leading online lender and the 2nd largest retail mortgage lender in the country. By creating industry-leading technology, Quicken Loans has introduced clarity, speed and ease to the relocation mortgage experience – our apps give 24/7 visibility to the status of a loan! Our dedicated team is fully trained on relocation policies and expectations, ensuring we focus on “Every Client. Every Time. No Exceptions. No Excuses.” Lisa Fontana, LisaFontana@quickenloans.com 313-373-0474. Suddath
At Suddath, we take moving personally – understanding that all cargo is precious and every step matters. A family company, born in 1919 and bred in Jacksonville, Florida, we’ve grown from one spirited entrepreneur with a cart and two mules to a global company that moves people, businesses and products anywhere a truck, jet plane or cargo ship will take us. Our determined team flexes across the spectrum of industry offerings, owning both the 30,000-foot thinking and the boots-on-the-ground tactics needed to transport people to the other side of opportunity. The Suddath Companies has more than 2,150 employees worldwide, 25 locations throughout the United States, operations in Hong Kong, London and Shanghai, and strategic alliances serving more than 150 countries across the globe. In addition, Suddath is the largest agent of UniGroup, Inc., the parent company of United Van Lines and Mayflower Transit. Scott O'Neill, firstname.lastname@example.org 503-288-6564.
Backed by years of experience and a genuine commitment to quality, SuiteAmerica has been providing furnished housing accommodations for over 25 years. We specialize in both short and long-term stays and offer our service nationally. We are a family and employee owned company and deliver personalized, industry recognized, exceptional customer service. Whether relocating for a new job, on temporary assignment, or perhaps just traveling for an extended duration of time, we understand the requirements of executive guests and provide sophisticated VIP level service. Yet, we are also skilled in handling economical options for large groups, military personnel and interns. Furnished housing is not only a cost effective alternative to hotels and other lodging sectors, it provides more room, comfort and enjoyment for your transferee. Our team-approach philosophy ensures your needs are important to each and every member of our organization. For more information visit, www.suiteamerica.com or contact Vanessa Reiter email@example.com.
Our relocation team brings you the expertise, resources and integrity to serve our clients with the highest level of care. We combine the experience of an established, dedicated team of relocation professionals with the financial strength and broad capabilities of U.S. Bank. With comprehensive relocation capabilities and innovative financing strategies we offer something for every level of transferee. In recognition of our dedicated leadership in ethical business practices, U.S. Bank is honored to have been named A World’s Most Ethical Company® Ethisphere Institute and for the 6th year in a row ranked #1 on Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies report. Our commitment is simple-we leverage our passion and experience, with a powerful brand to offer you a trusted program. For more information please contact Patti Ward at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206-765-7641.
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
At Wells Fargo, we know relocation. With more than 35 years of industry experience, our dedicated team of relocation mortgage professionals understands the unique home financing needs of transferees. Your transferees will have the support they need at their convenience, whether they want to meet with a home mortgage consultant in person or by phone, or take advantage of helpful online tools throughout the home financing process. We're ready to put our knowledge and experience to work for you, with a continued focus on providing competitive tools, resources and home financing options. Learn more by visiting us online at www.wellsfargo.com/corporateprograms or contact Rick Willard, email@example.com 303-993-2195.Wells Fargo Home Mortgage is a division of Wells Fargo Bank, N. A. (c) 2017 Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. All rights reserved. NMLSR ID 399801. AS3000179 Expires 1/2018
Windermere Real EstateWindermere Real Estate is ranked the largest regional real estate company in the Western U.S. with over 300 offices and 6,000 agents serving communities in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Mexico. Last year, Windermere closed over 85,000 home sales for more than $33.2 billion in dollar volume. The Windermere family has a proud heritage of serving our neighbors via the Windermere Foundation which funds services for low-income and homeless families. Since 1989, the Windermere Foundation has contributed more than 33 million dollars towards improving lives in the communities where we live and work. For more information regarding relocation, please visit http://relocate.withwre.