INTERSTATE RECOGNIZED FOR ITS POSITIVE IMPACT ON FAIRFAX COUNTY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SPRINGFIELD, VA, August 20, 2015 –  Interstate Moving | Relocation | Logistics(MoveInterstate.com) announced today that Washington SmartCEO named the company the 2015 Cornerstone Award Winner in the Large Business category for Fairfax County. The Cornerstone Awards recognize the region’s businesses and leaders who have made a positive impact on job creation and retention, market competition, and philanthropy in their communities. This year’s finalists and winners collectively generate more than $1 billion in annual revenue and employ nearly 6,000 individuals. The Cornerstone Awards winners were announced and honored at a luncheon August 17 at the Bethesda Marriott.  

“It’s no secret that Greater Washington is home to some of the region’s most impactful companies. Moreover, they have become part of the fabric of the communities in which they reside,” says Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, President of SmartCEO Events. “These companies are economic drivers, innovators and exemplary community stewards---they are true cornerstones of their communities.”

“We’re honored to be named a Cornerstone Awards winner by SmartCEO,” says Arthur E. [Bud] Morrissette IV, Interstate Managing Director. “Fairfax County has been home to our headquarters since 1971, and is a very vibrant area in which to do business, and live,” says Morrissette.  “The community has provided us with a tremendous number of resources and talented employees; we employ 250 full-time people in the Washington, DC metro area alone, and that number swells to 450 during our peak season.  And, with an abundance of top businesses calling Fairfax County home, the area provides us with a wealth of business opportunities right in our own backyard.  We are proud to be a part of this thriving community, and as a company that values giving back, we strive to support the community and its residents in as many ways as possible,” adds Morrissette.

Bud Morrissette, Interstate Group President, receiving the 2015 SmartCEO Cornerstone Award at the Bethesda Marriott.

About Interstate

The Interstate Family of Companies encompasses a worldwide group of transportation, warehousing, relocation management, logistics and real estate solutions serving government, corporate, and individual clients. The company maintains its headquarters in Springfield, VA, working with a global alliance of 1,500 service partners, incorporating 17,500 professional associates in 112 countries across six continents. On an annual basis it is entrusted with the care and oversight of more than $1 billion in customer-valued goods and property. The organization distinguishes itself with key industry certifications, including ISO 9001:2015, the FIDI FAIMPlus designation, IOMI certification, and it is an 11-time recipient of the NDTA Award for Quality Service. 

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Interstate Service Group, Inc.
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