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RELO Direct® Ranks First in Annual Relocation Industry Survey

November 17, 2021

CHICAGO – November 15, 2021 – RELO Direct®, Inc. announced today that it captured top honors in five categories of Trippel Survey & Research, LLC’s 20th Annual Relocation Managers’ Survey - Relocation Management Companies.   The company was ranked first based on average score in the categories of Willingness to Recommend, Continuation of Services, Responsiveness, Financial Disbursements, and Satisfaction with Managing Needs Due to Impact of Covid-19.


RELO Direct® exceeded the industry average in every category measured. Further, the company was a top-two finisher in the categories of: Overall Satisfaction, Integrity, Quality, Data Security, Culture and Partnership, Team Personnel, Billing, and Best in Class Performance.  The industry-wide survey, conducted in September 2021, evaluated 30 relocation management companies based on more than 250 responses from mobility managing representing both the government and private sectors.


“RELO Direct® has a long history of providing superior service experiences, but the past eighteen months have been the most challenging for the mobility industry that I’ve ever seen”, said Bob Portale, SCRP, SGMS-T, president & CEO of RELO Direct®. “In response to unprecedented circumstances, we challenged our team to be flexible and adaptable, and these results validate the dedication of our people and the strength of our processes.” 


Chicago-based RELO Direct® delivers a comprehensive portfolio of program management, departure, destination, and global relocation services to a diverse roster of corporate and government clients.




About RELO Direct®, Inc.


Chicago-based RELO Direct® ( is a full-service global mobility management company that puts thought leadership into action. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of program management, departure, destination and global relocation services to support clients with employees on the move. With a history dating back to 1992, RELO Direct® helps people move with confidence, security, and appreciation for their employer. RELO Direct’s parent company is Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the market-leading network of independent residential brokerages in over 70 countries, with 550 firms and 135,000 sales associates producing over 1.3 million transactions valued at $296 billion annually.

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