The Re:locate Awards celebrate success in relocation, and UrbanBound is thrilled to have been nominated for two of the award categories in the 9th annual celebration. The awards recognize companies that exemplify high-quality standards and industry excellence for their relocation processes, spanning anywhere from domestic to global mobility solutions.
Re:locate's managing director, Fiona Murchie, explains that,"In the fast-paced global mobility environment, it is great to see entries from around the world, as well as new sectors and specialists coming onto the scene. There will be companies here from across the relocation spectrum that are rising to opportunities, supporting growth, overcoming challenges and driving through change.”
UrbanBound qualifies for two of the Re:locate Awards held in London: Technological Innovation in Relocation and Relocation Service Provider of the Year. In order to qualify, the product should "make the [relocation] experience better for those managing, or undergoing, a move." Re:locate received entries from all around the world, and they chose their top 8 qualifiers based on a thorough selection process looking at a number of criteria.
For the award recognizing technological innovation, Re:locate looked for a company that exemplified, "effective and innovative use of technology by a relocation organisation or HR team to bring about business and employee benefits, or the provider of an innovative product or service using technology within the relocation context."
For the award recognizing relocation service providers, Re:locate looked for a company that "provides an excellent and effective relocation support service(s) to clients and their relocatees."
What this Means for UrbanBound
UrbanBound is honored to be recognized among such an excellent group of industry leaders, and we are excited to see what the future brings.
UrbanBound Co-Founder and CEO Michael Krasman shares that, "To be recognized on a global scale by the Re:locate Awards is a huge honor for UrbanBound. We are dedicated to providing innovative solutions for transferees and global mobility professionals, and it's exciting to watch our software satisfy their needs. It has been amazing to watch the evolution of the relocation industry over the past few years, and we are thrilled to be a part of that advancement."
In the end, the main goal of any relocation service provider is always about finding a way to improve the overall experience for relocating employees. Not only does this result in higher job satisfaction, a more powerful workforce, and happier employees, but also a greater use of time, money, and resources. One of our mottos has always been that every single person deserves relocation assistance, and we believe that this industry is striving to do just that.