1st Time Women’s Council of REALTORS™ Award Goes to Affiliate in The Moving Industry


Sherry Skinner, Client Services Manager and Tara Furges Houston, Broker/Associate

Women’s Council of REALTORS™ Award Partner of the Year to Interstate’s Sherry Skinner

December 17, 2018 - The Women’s Council of REALTORS™ (WCR) - Northern Virginia Metro’s 2018 Strategic Partner of the Year award was presented to Sherry Skinner, Client Services Manager atInterstate Moving & Storage, on Thursday, Dec. 13.  This is the first time the WCR Nova Metro award has gone to an affiliate in the moving and storage industry.

The award was presented to Sherry by Tara Furges Houston, Broker/Associate with eXp Realty and 2019 President of WCR Nova Metro, during the Member Appreciation and Officer Installation Holiday Luncheon held at Bistro L’Hermitage in Occoquan.

“We selected Sherry Skinner to receive the 2018 Strategic Partner of the Year Award because she epitomizes what a strategic partner should be. Sherry has been very faithful to the Women's Council of REALTORS™ Northern Virginia Metro network.  She has been supportive in every sense of the word - from hosting lunches, to coordinating programs, to attending each event, to sponsoring a basket on our network's behalf for a state-level event. We know we can always depend on Sherry and that she will come through for our members as it relates to the Women's Council of REALTORS™ and our individual businesses.  She is a giver and stands out as fully deserving of the award this year!” said Tara.

Sherry Skinner has been employed at Interstate Moving and Storage Company for five years, and has been a National Affiliate Member of WCR Nova Metro Network since 2016.  WCR Nova Metro is celebrating its ninth year as a network with 57 realtors and 39 affiliate members.

About Women’s Council of REALTORS™
The national Women’s Council of REALTORS™ was formed in 1938.  There are 12,000 real estate professionals nationwide in 260 local and state networks.  Women’s Council is the 12th largest women’s professional organization in the nation.  WCR’s mission statement:  We are a network of successful REALTORS™, advancing women as professionals and leaders in business, the industry and the communities we serve


The Interstate Family of Companies encompasses a worldwide group of moving & storage, relocation management, supply chain logistics and real estate solutions serving government, corporate and residential clients. The company maintains its headquarters in Springfield, Virginia, 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. Interstate holds key industry certifications, including ISO 9001:2015, the FIDI FAIMPlus designation, IOMI certification, and is an 11-time recipient of the NDTA Award for Quality Service. 

To learn more about Interstate, visit our website at moveinterstate.com.

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