CWS CORPORATE HOUSING ANNOUNCES NEW OFFICE IN ATLANTA, GEORGIA.
CWS CORPORATE HOUSING ANNOUNCESNEW OFFICE IN ATLANTA, GEORGIA.
January 8, 2014 (AUSTIN, TX) –CWS Corporate Housing openeda new office in Atlanta, Georgia on January 6, 2014. After successful entriesinto multiple major metropolitan areas including Austin, Houston, Dallas, FortWorth, San Antonio, Midland, Charlotte and Raleigh, CWS now strengthens its presencein Georgia with the addition of an Atlanta office.
"With the tremendousjob growth and customer base increase, we are very eager to be expanding intoanother southern city. Maintaining high-quality services and building superiorteams are key factors to our continued success as a business. We are thrilledto add Atlanta as a core market and we look forward to watching it grow.” TracyHayes, President.
CWS Corporate Housing has seven regional offices and isextremely passionate about the addition of another core market. Equipped with afull team on the ground in Atlanta, the office is busy securing inventory andfurnishing units. John Ures has accepted the Area Manager position for theAtlanta opening. John joins CWS with over 18 years of corporate housing salesand management experience.
For more information about the new Atlanta location,email John Ures at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 678-404-5400.
The office will be located at:
CWS Corporate Housing
2200 Satellite Blvd, Suite #103
Office Number: 678-404-5400
About CWS Corporate Housing
CWS Corporate Housing is known asan industry leader and specializes in short-term apartment rentals in Texas,North Carolina, and Georgia. As a company, they are committed to hiring goodpeople who perform at great levels and have a strong understanding of how todevelop and drive top quality. Their excellence and local service isunparalleled. They are a trusted business partner with a number of resources tohelp their clients find the best accommodations based on their needs.
CWS CORPORATE HOUSING RECOGNIZED AT 2013 GREATER AUSTIN BUSINESS AWARDS
CWS CORPORATE HOUSING RECOGNIZED AT 2013 GREATER AUSTIN BUSINESS AWARDS
September 5, 2013 (AUSTIN, TX) – The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce recognized CWS Corporate Housing as the winner of the Community Relations Award in the Medium Division at the 2013 Greater Austin BusinessAwards on September 4.
"Winning the Community Relations Award is a true reflection of the heart behind our company. Our employees are dedicated to impacting the lives and community they touch on a daily basis. It's been very rewarding to see their passion and dedication to giving back and it's an hono rto be recognized in this category.” Tracy Hayes, President.
This year, 23 winners out of 1113 finalists were chosen in the categories of Innovative Practices; CustomerService; Executive Leadership; Community Relations; Environmentally Responsible; Health & Wellness; Technology; Nonprofit; and ‘Most Uniquely Austin'.
"The Austin Chamber of Commerce seeks to honor the businesses in the Greater Austin area that lead the Central Texas economy towards a future o fdiversity, innovation, and responsibility,” said Austin Chamber Chairman Lew Little, Jr., CEO of Harden Healthcare. "The Greater Austin Business Awards is a key expression of the Austin Chamber's dedication to recognizing Central Texas companies of all sizes for their successes and contributions to the community.”
The list of finalists can be viewed at austinchamber.com/awards.
Winners of the 2013 Greater Austin Business Awards:
In the AustinEnergy Innovative Practices category, the Austin Chamber recognizes any organization in any industry that employs new ideas or approaches to doing business. Large Division Winner: Amplify Credit Union. Medium Division Winner: Novati Technologies. Small Division Winner: YellowCab.
In the category of Time Warner CableCustomerService, the Austin Chamber recognizes any organization in any industry dedicated to outstanding customer service and satisfaction in all aspects of sales and services. Large Division Winner: RBFCU. Medium Division Winner: Truluck's. Small Division Winner: The Long Center for thePerforming Arts.
The AT&TExecutive Leadership category is one in which the Austin Chamber recognizes businesses who demonstrate effective and inspiring leadership from the executive level. Large Division Winner: Dr. Norman H. Chenven, Austin Regional Clinic. Medium Division Winner:Carrie Hurt, Better Business Bureau. Small Division Winner: GaryLindner, PeopleFund.
The Cook-WaldenFuneral Homes Community Relations category is recognized by the Austin Chamber as any organization in any industry that demonstrates a successful approach to corporate social responsibility and can show a positive impact on the community. Large Division: BuildASign. Medium Division Winner: CWS Corporate Housing. Small DivisionWinner: Give Realty.
The Austin Chamber recognizes the Intel Environmentally Responsible category as any organization in any industry that demonstrates commitment to environmentally sound practices. Large Division Winner: Advanced Micro Devices. Medium Division: R&R Limousine & Bus. Small Division Winner: JOSCO.
The Higginbotham Health & Wellness category is recognized by the Austin Chamber as any organization in any industry that actively encourages employees to engage in a healthy and well-balancedlifestyle. Large Division Winner: Cenpatico. Medium Division Winner:The Beck Group. Small Division Winner: The Karis Group.
The General Motors Technology category, the Austin Chamber recognizes any organizationin any industry that has developed a product which is innovative and has created significant new opportunity for the company. Large Division Winner: Blackbaud. Medium Division Winner: 21CT. Small Division Winner:BIOO Scientific.
As defined by the Austin Chamber, the Blackbaud & Entrepreneurs FoundationNon-Profit category recognizes any Section 501(c)(3) public charity orprivate foundation that is tirelessly focused on serving the community and the partnerships they have built with for-profit organizations. Winner: I Live Here, I Give Here.
The Austin Aztex ‘Most Uniquely Austin'Award goes to a company that embraces the unique Austin culture and exemplifies what it means to live and do businessin Austin. This award was decided by live vote through text messages from present businesses. Winner: Quality Seafood Market.
About CWS Corporate Housing
CWSCorporate Housing is known as an industry leader and specializes in short-termapartment rentals in Texas, North Carolina, and Georgia. As a company, they arecommitted to hiring good people who perform at great levels and have a strong understanding of how to develop and drive top quality. Their excellence and local service is unparalleled. They are a trusted business partner with a number of resources to help their clients find the best accommodations based on their needs.
About the Austin Chamber of CommerceTheAustin Chamber of Commerce is a private, non-profit, membership-driven organization comprised of 2,700 business enterprises, civic organizations,education institutions and individuals. Its mission is to provide leadershipthat will help create regional economic prosperity and success for its membersin Central Texas. For more information, visit austinchamber.com
Inc. magazine ranked CWS Corporate Housing NO. 4672
Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual Exclusive List of
America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc.500|5000
CWS Corporate Housing Ranks No. 4672 on the2013 Inc. 500|5000
with Three-Year Sales Growthof 45%
AUSTIN,TX August 22, 2013 -- Inc. magazine ranked CWS Corporate Housing NO. 4672 on its seventhannual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growingprivate companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the mostimportant segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs. CWS Corporate Leasingjoins Zappos, Under Armour, Pandora, LivingSocial, Edible Arrangements, CDW andLifelock, among otherprominent brands featured on this year's list.
"CWS ishonored to be recognized for the 5th time from Inc. Magazine. Our growth is a testament to our amazing teamand our clients and partners.” TracyHayes, President.
For the5th time in company history, CWS Corporate Leasing has been linkedto the fastest growing private companies in America, ranking 88th inthe top companies in the Austin Metro Area and 90th in the top RealEstate Companies. CWS Corporate Leasing had a 3 year growth of 45% with 33 jobsadded in the past 3 years. The extensive growth and success of the company canbe attributed to their loyal customer focus, commitment to being communitycentric, and fostering a high sociability and unity. Employees at CWS arededicated to understanding and meeting the needs and requirements of all theirguests and have become a creative solution for several large companiesrequiring temporary housing. CWS Corporate Leasing anticipates a continuedclimb in creating new jobs and opportunities in Austin and surrounding areas.
In astagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000companies is an impressive 142 percent. The companies on this year's listreport having created over 520,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregaterevenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.
"Notall the companies in the Inc. 500 | 5000 are in glamorous industries, but intheir fields they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue ofbeing great at what they do. They are the hidden champions of job growth andinnovation, the real muscle of the American economy,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
For moreinformation about CWS Corporate Leasing please visit http://www.cwshousing.com/ . You can access their 2013 Inc. 500|5000company profile at http://www.inc.com/profile/cws-corporate-leasing. Complete results of theInc. 5000, including an interactive database that can be sorted by industry,region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/5000.
CONTACT: Ashley Schenk, 512.837.3028, email@example.com for any questions or additional informationabout CWS Corporate Housing.
CWS Corporate Housing Receives Global Citizenship Award at Cartus 2012 Global Network Conference
(Austin, Texas, 2012)– CWS Corporate Housing was honored with aGlobal Citizenship Award at Cartus Corporation's 2012 Global Network Conferenceheld October 7-9 in Washington, DC. Cartus Global Network is Cartus' industry-leading worldwideservice provider network, and in 2012, it added a Global Citizenship Award to recognize andgain a deeper appreciation for the companies and individuals in the Network whohave exemplified Cartus' core values of service,collaboration, and respect—all fundamental aspects of good global citizenship.
CWS Corporate Housing was awarded the first-ever Global Citizenship Awardfor its outstanding contributions to the health, welfare, andsafety of others, and/or for improvements in a community's quality of life on anational or international level.
"We are in the businessof helping people. Our team is committed to changing things for the better, andthe spirit of giving back to customers, co-workers,neighbors, and communities ispart of our company culture,” said Traci Morris, Cartus executivevice president, global operations and supply chain management. "It is thiscommitment and value that truly set Cartus apart, and it's why we created thisannual Global Citizenship Award to recognize network suppliers such as CWSCorporate Housing, who exemplify good global citizenship.”
CWS Corporate Housing believesthat a flourishing business enterprise is devoted to providing more thanexcellent customer service. In 1995, Tracy Hayes established BRIDGE, a programdesigned to encourage CWS employees to serve and enhance the communities inwhich they frequently work, interact, and live. For every hour of service, upto 12 hours, an employee earns a $20 contribution towards a charity.Historically, CWS has achieved a participation rate of 96-98% of all employees committedto at least 12 hours of community service.
CWS Corporate Housing believeswhether big or small, every act of kindness makes a difference. In 2011, theyreceived record breaking volunteer participation with 55 team membersvolunteering at 58 different organizations. In 2012, their 55 employees haveexceeded 2011 with more than 2,800 volunteer hours and 100% of their teamvolunteered in local communities. CWS contributed over $70,000 to causes in thecommunity and their employees raised more than $14,000 for causes that theywere passionate about. CWS believes a corporation giving back to theircommunity fosters a respect among employees and demonstrates to the communitiesthey serve that employees live out the company values with integrity.
"To be singled out for our effortsin the area of Global Citizenship is a high honor, because Cartus' standards inthis area are so high,” said TracyHayes, President, CWS Corporate Housing. "We are grateful to have received thisprestigious designation, which further enhances our commitment to service,collaboration, and respect.”
Cartusprovides trusted guidance to organizations of all types and sizes that requireglobal relocation solutions. Cartus serves over 64 percent of the Fortune 50.We provide service in more than 165 countries, applying our more than halfcentury of experience to help our clients with their mobility, outsourcing,consulting, and language and intercultural training needs. Cartus is a subsidiary of Realogy HoldingsCorp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider ofreal estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services. To find outhow our greater experience, reach, and hands-on guidance can help your company,visit http://www.cartus.com/ and http://pitchengine.com/cartus; read our blog at http://www.cartusblog.com/; or click http://www.realogy.com/ for more information.About CWS Corporate Housing: CWS Corporate Housing is aregional temporary housing supplier offering fully furnished accommodationswith core markets located in Austin, Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio, Midland,Charlotte, and Raleigh. The staff at CWS is skilled in meeting the nationwideneeds of their clients through relationships with their preferred partners. CWSCorporate Housing is proud to be integrated with a family of companies,including CWS Apartment Homes, which manages over 20,000 apartments nationwide,Marquis Residential development, and CWS Capital Partners, an investmentmanagement firm founded in 1969.
CWS Awarded Best Community Philanthropic Program for 2011
CWS Awarded Best Community Philanthropic Program for 2011 by The Corporate Housing Providers Association
CWS Corporate Housing provided people in need hot meals, coats, blankets, shoes, fans, handbags,
household goods and funds entirely through the collaboration of CWS
employees working with charities. By serving as an example of corporate
giving, CWS has inspired other companies to join the B.R.I.D.G.E.program. They are dedicated to the wellbeing of the community in which they live and work.
"CWS Corporate Housing has been instrumental in growing the Association," says Passi. "CHPA's Tower of Excellence Awards recognize companies for their exemplary contributions to the corporate housing industry and communities in which they operate. CWS Corporate Housing is a great example of a company always striving for the next level of excellence."
CWS Apartment Homes Welcomes New Communities to Austin Portfolio
Austin Midtown Apartments is ideally located in the Allandale neighborhood with walkability to local restaurants and convenience to the newest Walmart in Austin. Enjoy the pedestrian lifestyle with a walk to dine-in movie theater Alamo Drafthouse and watch the Longhorns win at locally owned sports bar Cover 3. Austin Midtown's newly renovated and upgraded apartments feature contemporary appliance packages, premium flooring options and updated countertops. Take a swim in our sparkling blue pools or work out in the new fitness center, everything you want is right here with quaint living at Austin Midtown Apartments!
Come home to panoramic hill country views at The Marquis at Canyon Ridge, conveniently located in North Austin Tech Ridge near major employers Samsung and Dell. Visit nearby shopping at the prestigious Domain, dine at a variety of local eateries and enjoy entertainment within minutes. Stay home and relax in our tranquil setting in the Austin hill country. Inside, no detail has been overlooked from chef appointed kitchens to expansive and open floor plans streaming with natural light. Whether spending your weekend poolside or your evening strolling along the creek, The Marquis at Canyon Ridgefeels like home.Treat yourself to contemporary living within an urban setting at The Marquis at Round Rock. Start your day with a brisk walk on our fitness trail and end the day sitting under the stars at our contemporary pool with relaxing waterfall. Your new home will boast of impeccable features such as granite countertops in gourmet kitchens and luxurious baths. The state of the art amenities include digital TV systems and multiple phone data outlets for all your technological needs. This community is local and green with nativelandscaping and water saving plan selections.
CWS Corporate Housing Nominated for Greater Austin Business Award 2nd Year in a Row
For the second year in a row, CWS Corporate Housing was nominated for the Greater Austin Business Awards presented by the Austin Chamber of Commerce in the area of Community Relations. Each year the Greater Austin Business Awards will recognize small, medium, large and not-for-profit businesses in the categories of Innovation, Customer Service, Education, Community Relations, Take on Traffic and Environment. CWS was picked as one of the five finalists out of 24 nominees in the small business category for Community Relations for their exemplary work with a program called BRIDGE.
The BRIDGE Program is a company-sponsored program designed to encourage individuals to become involved in the community. Across the U.S., in each of CWSâ€™s regional market events are held that directly benefit their local communities. Within each market is a team of employees who work together to create a grass roots impact on their community. Regional coaches oversee and lead these group activities. The company rewards the employees by contributing $20 for each hour the employee volunteers for up to 12 hours. The combination of the company's investment in resources, matched to the employee volunteer time, produces extraordinary results within the community.
For more information on the BRIDGE program email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For a complete list of the Greater Austin Business Award nominees visit www.austin-chamber.org/awards.CWS Corporate Housing has regional offices located in Austin, Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio, Charlotte, NC and Raleigh, NC, with their Corporate Office in Austin, Texas. They provide furnished and unfurnished short term housing.