MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. – Steve Jones, Senior Vice President, Global Supplier Solutions and General Counsel of Weichert Relocation Resources Inc., has announced that Frank Bowles has joined the company as Vice President, Global Network Services. In this role, Bowles will be responsible for the growth, development and performance of the Weichert Broker Network in the U.S. and Canada. He will also oversee the Weichert Global Network, a unique affiliation of trained and accredited professionals providing destination services in 140 countries, and Weichert Relocation Resources’ group move services division. Based at the company’s Chicago office, Bowles will report to Jones.
A highly-regarded leader within the relocation industry, Bowles comes to Weichert Relocation Resources with over 25 years of relocation and real estate management experience. He began his career with Merrill Lynch Relocation Management in 1980, and went on to hold increasingly strategic positions with PHH Relocation Services, including National Operations Manager and Director, International Business Development. He later joined Allied Van Lines as Director of Relocation Services before being promoted to Vice President and Managing Director of Allied’s relocation subsidiary, Meridian Mobility Resources. He most recently served as Regional Vice President of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World (formerly RELO).
“Frank’s broad-based experience and demonstrated leadership skills will help the Global Supplier Solutions group build on its great success,” said Jones. “I look forward to working with him to enhance the growth, scope and value of our global networks.”
Weichert Relocation Resources Inc. (WRRI) is one of the world’s leading global relocation and assignment management firms, delivering turnkey mobility solutions to corporations and their employees. With a service reach encompassing over 140 countries, WRRI serves 500 clients throughout the world. The company’s service offerings include domestic relocation services, international assignment services, real estate management and resale services, financial services, payroll and tax services, household goods move management services, consulting services and group move management services. WRRI has offices worldwide and more than 500 employees. For more information, visit www.wrri.com.