CWS Corporate Housing Wins Global Supplier of the Year Award from MoveCenter

Published on Tuesday, March 16th, 2021 by Elizabeth Hotze

CWS Corporate Housing was presented with MoveCenter’s prestigious Global Supplier of the Year Award on March 12, 2021. CWS Corporate Housing achieved this recognition over thousands of other suppliers. This award is MoveCenter’s highest honor, and is reserved for those that achieve the high-performance standards necessary to meet customer expectations and remain competitive in the global economy.

“We are thrilled to be recognized as a MoveCenter Global Supplier of the Year. CWS Corporate Housing is grateful to have built a strong partner relationship with MoveCenter, which we were able to leverage in supporting our clients together to provide the highest level of service through many challenges over the last year.”

  • Tracy Hayes, President, CWS Corporate Housing

The Global Supplier Awards Program started in 2017 as an annual awards program, and is MoveCenter’s way of publicly acknowledging exceptional, best-in-class supplier performance.

“MoveCenter’s annual Supplier of the Year award is a platform to celebrate the ‘behind-the-scenes’ companies that are the lifeblood of any successful relocation.  Out of thousands of MoveCenter suppliers worldwide, only 14 have received one of these distinguished awards in 2021.   I am very pleased that CWS is one of these winners!”

  • Heisha K. Freeman, CRP, EVP, Chief Customer Officer

About the MoveCenter Global Supplier of the Year Award:

The evaluation process assesses key attributes such as availability, responsiveness customer friendliness, and a willingness to “go the extra mile” to not just satisfy, but delight clients.  In addition to this subjective feedback, MoveCenter evaluates quantifiable metrics, including survey results, the variance between estimates and actual prices, timeliness and accuracy of invoices, legal compliance, and adherence to client requirements and SLA’s.  Find the Move Center Global Supplier of the Year Award online at

About the winner:

CWS Corporate Housing began in 1998 as a local corporate housing company founded by Tracy Hayes in Austin, TX. While working in property management for CWS Apartment Homes, Tracy saw a business opportunity for fully furnished short-term rentals for business travelers. What started out as an amenity at one Austin community has now developed into a multi-million dollar corporate housing company.

In 2019, CWS acquired Gables Corporate Accommodations. CWS now has exclusive access to 46,000 apartment homes in 165 communities across 17 U.S. markets plus access to many of the 15,000 third-party-owned apartment homes managed by Gables Residential.

About MoveCenter

MoveCenter is an award-winning, global Relocation Management Company that was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California.  It is a woman-owned business that operates as a strategic supplier for multi-national corporations, privately owned companies and U.S. government agencies.  MoveCenter offers a full range of employee relocation and assignment management services in over 150 countries.  The company is dedicated to upholding the same high standards of customer relations today as it has for decades.  For additional information about MoveCenter, call 800.668.3471, email, or visit