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  • Kate DeFrancisco Elected President of the Tennessee Relocation Council (TRC) – 2016

    Kate headshot white background 640x1024 Kate DeFrancisco Elected President of the Tennessee Relocation Council (TRC)   2016Hampton, NH (December 10, 2015): MSI Global Talent Solutions (MSI), the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide, congratulates Kate DeFrancisco CRP GMS-T on being elected 2016 President of the Tennessee Relocation Council (TRC).

    Kate has over 15 years of experience in global mobility. She graduated with honors from the University of Miami and holds a bachelor’s degree in international studies and French. She has personally relocated multiple times within the U.S. and has also spent time as an expatriate on site for a MSI client in London. Kate has earned the Certified Relocation Professional® (CRP) and Global Mobility Specialist (GMS-T) designations from Worldwide Employee Relocation Council® (WERC).

    “I am delighted that Kate’s contribution to TRC has been recognized by her peers, and this speaks to her mission to maintain and develop the highest standards of our industry,” said Gail Rabasca, VP and Managing Director, Worldwide Operations of MSI.

    “I congratulate Kate on being appointed president of the Tennessee Relocation Council, and applaud her for her dedication and hard work on behalf of MSI, her clients and the relocation industry as a whole” added Timm Runnion, MSI’s CEO.

    “In a fast-paced high-demand business, Kate is dedicated to delivering a positive customer experience to our clients.  She is a business professional with a personal touch, which blends together for an exceptional partnership.” MSI Client, Nashville, TN

    About MSI

    The Global Talent Solutions Company®

    MSI – the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide. Through the alignment of our global mobility solutions (including global compensation and immigration services), talent management capabilities, and global expansion services, we enable companies to grow, compete, and globalize by helping them strategically develop, mobilize, and retain their talent.

    This alignment between global mobility, talent management, and global expansion services is increasingly critical as corporations face mounting challenges with regard to employee recruitment and retention in today’s competitive marketplace. MSI focuses on delivering services that yield measurable outcomes to both the employee and the business.

    Our highly skilled and service-oriented workforce, and tri-regional operation centers located in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, allows MSI to provide a one-stop solution for talent mobility in over 190 countries and territories.

    Winner of HRO Today Magazine’s “Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Relocation – 2015”

    Winner of the Americas EMMA award for “Relocation Management Company of the Year 2014.”

    Winner of the Re:locate Magazine Award for “International Service Provider of the year 2013.”

    For more information on MSI, please visit: http://www.msigbs.com

    Contact:

    Nick Royle – Vice President, Marketing & Communications

    MSI – Mobility Services International

    +1.603.274.9100

  • MSI Appoints Two New Regional Vice Presidents – Katrin Windsor & Garrick Respress

    MEDIUM MSI logo 2014 05 MSI Appoints Two New Regional Vice Presidents   Katrin Windsor & Garrick RespressHampton, NH (December 3, 2015): MSI Global Talent Solutions (MSI), the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide, announced today that it has made 2 key regional appointments.

    Katrin Windsor has been appointed as regional vice president, North East, Mid-Atlantic and Eastern Canada region headquartered out of Hampton NH, and Garrick Respress has been appointed regional vice president for the Southern region based in Atlanta GA. In these roles, they will be responsible for cultivating new and existing relationships with corporations that require global talent solutions.

    Windsor is a highly regarded talent management expert, globalist, coach, project manager and growth strategist. She is an expert at analyzing complex issues and crafting award winning solutions, geared to an organizations goals and objectives. Windsor has held leadership roles at Pearson, Roguewave, and C-ATS Software. She is a certified coach and earned her BS in Business Administration from the University of Akron, Ohio.

    Respress is also a highly regarded talent management and HR practitioner. He excels in the areas of business strategy, management consulting, human capital management, forensic accounting and building strategic business rationales. Respress has held senior management positions at York & Wellston, Robert Half International, YER and The Presidium Group. He is an acclaimed college basketball coach and recruiter and earned his bachelors degree in business administration form Georgia State and MBA from Tennessee Technological University.

    “We are thrilled and fortunate to have people of Garrick and Katrin’s caliber, knowledge, and expertise joining the MSI team,” said Eric Egnet, COO of MSI. “We look forward to working closely with them to deliver extraordinary value to our client’s and a growing portfolio of Global Talent Solutions.”

    “We are extremely pleased that Garrick and Katrin have joined the company and look forward to utilizing their proven skills and expertise to further transform our business efforts,” added Timm Runnion, MSI’s CEO. “We have experienced double-digit growth annually for the past several years. Combined with our aggressive growth goals for 2016, we felt it was a natural fit to add Katrin and Garrick to our existing business team, capitalizing on their experience and demonstrated success within the global talent solutions space.”

    “I am very pleased to have secured this position with a fast-growing and entrepreneurial organization like MSI where I can apply my existing skills and passion in the global talent solutions field” said Windsor.

    Respress added, “MSI offers me an exciting opportunity to use and adapt my knowledge of the corporate global HR world to deliver significant value to MSI clients. I look forward to making a difference.”

    About MSI

    The Global Talent Solutions Company®

    MSI – the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide. Through the alignment of our global mobility solutions (including global compensation and immigration services), talent management capabilities, and global expansion services, we enable companies to grow, compete, and globalize by helping them strategically develop, mobilize, and retain their talent.

    This alignment between global mobility, talent management, and global expansion services is increasingly critical as corporations face mounting challenges with regard to employee recruitment and retention in today’s competitive marketplace. MSI focuses on delivering services that yield measurable outcomes to both the employee and the business.

    Our highly skilled and service-oriented workforce, and tri-regional operation centers located in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, allows MSI to provide a one-stop solution for talent mobility in over 190 countries and territories.

    Winner of HRO Today Magazine’s “Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Relocation – 2015”

    Winner of the Americas EMMA award for “Relocation Management Company of the Year 2014.”

    Winner of the Re:locate Magazine Award for “International Service Provider of the year 2013.”

    For more information on MSI, please visit: http://www.msigbs.com

    MSI Divisional Websites:

    MSI Mobility – http://www.msimobility.com

    MSI Talent – http://www.msitalent.com

    MSI Expansion – http://www.msiexpansion.com

    MSI Compensation – http://www.msicompensation.com

    MSI Immigration – http://www.msiimmigration.com

    Contact:

    Nick Royle – Vice President, Marketing & Communications

    MSI – Mobility Services International

    +1.603.274.9100

  • MSI Sponsors 2015 WERC Global Workforce Mobility Summit in Boston

    MEDIUM MSI logo 2014 05 MSI Sponsors 2015 WERC Global Workforce Mobility Summit in BostonOctober 2, 2015 – HAMPTON, N.H. MSI, the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide, is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the 2015 WERC Global Workforce Mobility Summit in Boston. In addition, MSI is the lead sponsor of the summit’s “Bestival” charity event on October 8, raising funds for Family Promise, an organization helping homeless and low-income families achieve sustainable independence.

    Also on October 8, MSI’s David Schofield will be presenting “Perspectives on Mobility 2020.”

    “We are delighted to be supporting Worldwide ERC in Boston in 2015,” commented Timm Runnion, MSI’s CEO. “We’re looking forward to welcoming our industry to New England in the fall and supporting this worthwhile charitable endeavor.”

    MSI will be located in Booth #602 during the event (October 7-9). In addition, MSI will also be co-hosting, along with partners Radius, AIRINC, and UK Trade & Investment, a reception on October 6 at the British Consulate Residence on Beacon Hill.

    About MSI

    The Global Talent Mobility Company®

    MSI – the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide. Through the alignment of our global mobility solutions (including global compensation and immigration services), talent management capabilities, and global expansion services, we enable companies to grow, compete, and globalize by helping them strategically develop, mobilize, and retain their talent.

    This alignment between global mobility, talent management, and global expansion services is increasingly critical as corporations face mounting challenges with regard to employee recruitment and retention in today’s competitive marketplace. MSI focuses on delivering services that yield measurable outcomes to both the employee and the business.

    Our highly skilled and service-oriented workforce, and tri-regional operation centers located in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, allows MSI to provide a one-stop solution for talent mobility in over 190 countries and territories.

    Winner of HRO Today Magazine’s “Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Relocation – 2015”

    Winner of the Americas EMMA award for “Relocation Management Company of the Year 2014.”

    Winner of the Re:locate Magazine Award for “International Service Provider of the year 2013.”

    For more information on MSI, please visit: http://www.msigbs.com

    MSI Divisional Websites:

    MSI Mobility – http://www.msimobility.com

    MSI Talent – http://www.msitalent.com

    MSI Expansion – http://www.msiexpansion.com

    MSI Compensation – http://www.msicompensation.com

    MSI Immigration – http://www.msiimmigration.com

    Contact:

    Nick Royle – Vice President, Marketing & Communications

    MSI – Mobility Services International

    +1.603.274.9100

  • MSI Global Talent Management will host a strategic HR workshop in Dubai

    PR MSI Global Talent August 19th 2015

  • MSI shortlisted for Relocation Management Company of the Year 2015

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    July 15th 2015 – HAMPTON, N.H. MSI the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide, has been shortlisted for FEM’s “Relocation Management of the Year” EMMA award for 2015

    These nominations follow our 1st place finish in the HRO Today Magazine’s  2015 Baker’s Dozen Award – Relocation, announced in March.

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    “Once again, out of a crowded field of contestants, MSI is pleased to be recognized by one of the relocation industry’s leading organizations,” commented Timm Runnion, MSI’s CEO.

    “We are honored to be shortlisted for this award,” Runnion concluded. “We work hard each day in a very mature and well established industry. To be regularly seen, acknowledged and recognized as a leading provider of Global Talent Solutions and an innovator in our industry, is validation of our mission, vision and purpose as a company. It is our people, our own talent, with their constant and diligent focus on quality service, client/transferee experience, and positive and successful outcomes, that makes this all possible. We want to thank and recognize them for their efforts and this accomplishment.”

    About MSI

    The Global Talent Mobility Company®

    MSI – the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide. Through the alignment of our global mobility solutions (including global compensation and immigration services), talent management capabilities, and global expansion services, we enable companies to grow, compete, and globalize by helping them strategically develop, mobilize, and retain their talent.

    This alignment between global mobility, talent management, and global expansion services is increasingly critical as corporations face mounting challenges with regard to employee recruitment and retention in today’s competitive marketplace. MSI focuses on delivering services that yield measurable outcomes to both the employee and the business.

    Our highly skilled and service-oriented workforce, and tri-regional operation centers located in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, allows MSI to provide a one-stop solution for talent mobility in over 190 countries and territories.

    Winner of HRO Today Magazine’s “Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Relocation – 2015”

    Winner of the Americas EMMA award for “Relocation Management Company of the Year 2014.”

    Winner of the Re:locate Magazine Award for “International Service Provider of the year 2013.”

    For more information on MSI, please visit: http://www.msigbs.com

    MSI Divisional Websites:

    MSI Mobility – http://www.msimobility.com

    MSI Talent – http://www.msitalent.com

    MSI Expansion – http://www.msiexpansion.com

    MSI Compensation – http://www.msicompensation.com

    MSI Immigration – http://www.msiimmigration.com

    Contact:

    Nick Royle – Vice President, Marketing & Communications

    MSI – Mobility Services International

    +1.603.274.9100

  • MSI shortlisted for two 2015 Re:locate Awards

    awards 2014 2015 3469 MSI shortlisted for two 2015 Re:locate AwardsApril 15th 2015 – HAMPTON, N.H. MSI the leading provider of global talent solutions to corporations worldwide, has been shortlisted for Re:locate Magazine’s “Relocation Service Provider of the Year” award for 2015, as well as the “Financial Support and Innovation Award”.

     

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  • MSI Ranks as the Top Global Employee Relocation Service Company for Customer Satisfaction.

     MSI Ranks as the Top Global Employee Relocation Service Company for Customer Satisfaction.MSI Global Business Solutions, the leading independent provider of global talent mobility solutions, has been ranked 1st in HRO Today Magazine’s 2015 “Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Employee Relocation Service Companies.”

    Hampton, NH (March 24, 2015): MSI Global Business Solutions, the leading independent provider of global talent mobility solutions, has been ranked number one in HRO Today Magazine’s 2015 “Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Relocation.”

    The HRO Baker’s Dozen Relocation Survey is an annual survey that rates the 200+ employee relocation service companies offering relocation services worldwide. Survey results are based solely on feedback from HR and procurement professionals within companies that utilize these services.

    “Our focused, intentional, and noted success in meeting and exceeding the expectations of our clients and their relocating employees has been demonstrated through the continued recognition of MSI as the top-rated global talent mobility firm,” said Timm Runnion, MSI’s CEO. “I would like to pay a special tribute to the dedication to excellence by all MSI team members, my leadership team, and our supplier partners worldwide, and express our sincere gratitude to our valued clients for their overwhelming support.”

    Elliot Clark, CEO of HRO Today Magazine said: “MSI demonstrated clear market leadership by leading in both the overall category and in quality of service. Given the complexity of relocation and mobility in today’s business and regulatory environment, clearly MSI has a great service culture and truly partners with their clients to deliver outstanding value.”

    “Global mobility, talent management, and global expansion services are important components of our global business solutions portfolio,” Runnion said. “Through this portfolio of capabilities, MSI helps organizations align their global growth objectives with their business expansion and talent mobility strategies to ensure that the overarching corporate mission is achieved and that the company experiences continued success.”

    Baker’s Dozen 2015 Results

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  • MSI wins “Highly Commended” in Asia Pac EMMA Awards for “Relocation Management Company of the Year 2014”

    October 15, 2014HAMPTON, N.H.Mobility Services International (MSI), a global business solutions company and leading provider of global talent mobility, has been “Highly Commended” by the Forum for Expatriate Management’s (FEM) EMMA Award for “Relocation Management Company of the Year” at the 2014 Asia Pacific EMMA awards.

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    “Following our win in this years Americas awards and last years European EMMA’s, we continue to be delighted to be recognized and validated by the judges as leading the industry in thought leadership, direction and service offerings” commented Timm Runnion, MSI’s CEO.

    “Our holistic approach to global talent mobility addresses both candidate development and the logistics involved in transitioning employees and their families throughout the physical relocation and assignment,” he added. “The end result is maximized assignment productivity and dramatically increased employee retention.” Runnion continued.

    With exceptional service at its core, MSI exists to positively impact the people and organizations that we serve. We do this by simplifying the complexities of talent management global expansion and talent mobility, allowing our clients to focus their time and resources on their core businesses and the growth opportunities that exist for them throughout the world.

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  • MSI wins EMMA for “Relocation Management Company of the Year”

    September 22, 2014HAMPTON, N.H.Mobility Services International (MSI), a global business solutions company and leading provider of global talent mobility, has won the Forum for Expatriate Management’s (FEM) EMMA Award for “Relocation Management Company of the Year” at the 2014 Americas EMMA awards.

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    In announcing the award, the judges commented: MSI’s link between talent management and mobility is the direction that globalization is moving. They seem ahead of the game looking at ‘global careerists’ not just assignees.”

    http://totallyexpat.com/emmas2014/americas-emmas-winners/

    “Following our win in last years European EMMA’s, we are delighted to be recognized and validated by the judges as leading the industry in thought leadership, direction and service offerings” commented Timm Runnion, MSI’s CEO.

    “Our holistic approach to global talent mobility addresses both candidate development and the logistics involved in transitioning employees and their families throughout the physical relocation and assignment,” he added. “The end result is maximized assignment productivity and dramatically increased employee retention.” Runnion continued.

    With exceptional service at its core, MSI exists to positively impact the people and organizations that we serve. We do this by simplifying the complexities of global expansion and talent mobility, allowing our clients to focus their time and resources on their core businesses and the growth opportunities that exist for them throughout the world.

    About MSI

    The Global Talent Mobility Company®

    MSI is a global business solutions company and the leading provider of global talent mobility services to corporations worldwide. Through the alignment of our global mobility solutions (including global compensation and immigration services), talent management capabilities and global expansion services, we enable companies to grow, compete, and globalize by helping them strategically develop, mobilize and retain their talent.

    This alignment between global mobility, talent management, and global expansion services is increasingly critical as corporations face mounting challenges with regard to employee recruitment and retention in today’s competitive marketplace. MSI focuses on delivering services that yield measurable outcomes to both the employee and the business.

    Our highly skilled and service-oriented workforce, and tri-regional operation centers located in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, allows MSI to provide a one-stop solution for talent mobility in over 190 countries and territories.

    Winner of the Re:locate Magazine Award for “International Service Provider of the year 2013.”

    Winner of the Americas EMMA award for “Relocation Management Company of the Year 2014.”

    Top 3 Company in HRO Today Magazine’s “Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Relocation – 2014”

    For more information on MSI, please visit: http://www.msigbs.com

    Contact:

    Nick Royle, Vice President, Marketing & Communications

    Mobility Services International (MSI)

    +1.603.274.9100