Great Lakes Relocation Council 2016 Annual Conference

f0f2c727-7c5e-4311-9df6-b7f2939d6be2We are just over a month away and the board of the Great Lakes Relocation Council is busy putting together an informative, educational and fun two day conference. 

The Great Lakes Relocation Conference is a great opportunity to network, attend educational sessions and participate in an open forum with other relocation professionals from the Great Lakes Region. We will be gathering together on September 29 and 30, 2016, in downtown Columbus, OH at the Crowne Plaza Columbus.

For more information or to register for the conference please click on the link below.

GLRC 2016 Conference Registration

Relocation America International Welcomes Shelly Bishop as Director of Global Business Development!

shellyRelocation America International has expanded its business development team with the addition of Shelly Bishop, Director of Global Business Development.  Bishop will lead the business development efforts of Relocation America International as we seek to bring our high touch value proposition to an ever expanding corporate audience looking for best in class corporate relocation services.

Shelly brings more than a decade of relocation industry experience to Relocation America International’s global business development team, having recently been the top sales performer  for one of the nation’s largest corporate housing providers as their Director of Sales.  She has a passion for excellence, a strong belief in providing the highest level of service, a dedication to quality and detail, and a steadfast commitment to providing clear, constant and consistent communication to all her clients.  She is also past president of the Detroit Regional Relocation Council.

Shelly is a graduate of Michigan State University, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in hospitality/business.

“Relocation America International is pleased to have Shelly Bishop join our growing team,” said Patrick Novak, CRP, Relocation America International’s VP of Global Mobility.   “Her extensive business development experience and knowledge of mobility services along with her focus on client-centric delivery of mobility services makes her a perfect fit for our company.”

Shelly is based at Relocation America International’s global headquarters in Southfield, MI and can be reached at 877.500.4466 or

Relocation America International Launches Mobile App: RA International Connect!

As part of our goal to continually add value and ease to the mobility process, Relocation America International is excited to announce that today we are officially launching RAInternational Connect, a free mobile app that makes relocation easier for transferring employees and their families. Our app, which is now available for iOS and Android users, offers an intuitive and friendly interface that features tools designed to support transferees throughout the entire relocation process.

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  • Quick access to your Global Mobility Consultant
  • Expense reporting on the go by submitting receipt pictures via your device’s camera phone
  • A relocation timeline to keep transferring employees organized before, during and after the move

RAInternational Connect is currently available to Relocation America International transferring employees with login information being provided by one of our Global Mobility Consultants  as part of the initiation process.

Transferring employees can download our app for free from the iTunes Store and Google Play.  Here are the links for the respective stores:

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About Relocation America International

Relocation America International is a full service relocation management company headquartered in Southfield, Michigan dedicated to providing innovative relocation services, value added support, and superior customer service to clients relocating families domestically and internationally.

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