(Aurora, COLO) – Graebel Movers, Inc. vice president of client relations Sue Fraser CRP, GMS has hired Lisa Diaz for the moving and storage division’s regional customer service manager position for one of the Company’s four customer service centers in the U.S. Reporting to Fraser who is based in the upper Northwest, Diaz will relocate from Seattle to Atlanta, Georgia this month.
Previously, Diaz was employed by the Connecticut-based third party company, Cartus. Most recently she was that firm’s onsite client services and operations manager at the Microsoft Corporation headquarters in Seattle. There, Diaz was accountable for the daily management of all global mobility policies for Microsoft subsidiary and assignment rotation relocations worldwide. She is credited for the creation, and process development, and the in-house training of the Microsoft Global Resources (MGR) Executive program. Tangent to the MGR initiative, Diaz was contracted to lead the recruitment, training and career development of this program’s in-house staff. Other management roles have included senior relocation project manager, senior mobility program manager and she was a relocation associate during her seven years at Cartus.
Diaz was a journalist at two Northwest regional newspapers, the Seattle Times and Yakima Herald Republic for two years. And as an expatriate, she was a curriculum coordinator and English teacher at the American School in Taipei, Taiwan for four years.
According to Fraser, “At Microsoft, Lisa had oversight to the international program which provided relocation services to their relocating employees and expatriates. I am pleased that she will join our regional client relations team that is based in Atlanta. Lisa brings a wealth of global mobility knowledge and embodies all of the traits and core values of our organization that make her a perfect fit at Graebel.”
In 1998, Diaz graduated from Western Washington University with an undergraduate degree in journalism and communications.
About Graebel Companies, Inc.
Founded in 1950, Graebel is a global business that provides single source relocation and moving services for the Fortune 1000 and global 100. Worldwide, its single source solutions span global mobility and relocation services such as home sale and purchase, expense management to visa assistance; move management; household goods moving and storage (removals); office relocation and workplace services to commercial cargo freight forwarding and logistics. On-the-ground services are managed in 153 countries. The world headquarters is in Aurora, Colorado and in-theatre centers are throughout the U.S., in Singapore, Prague, the Czech Republic, and in Shanghai, China. The privately-held firm holds multiple credentials and it has earned exceptional accolades from clients and within its industry. This recognition includes top-ratings in the Relocation Baker’s Dozen since 2009; the Platinum award nineteen consecutive years; the National Defense Transportation Association (NDTA) Quality award; the American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA) household goods driver and on-the-road safety first-place awards; and more! Discover how Graebel can transform your global mobility program today. Visit: www.graebel.com