Awards / Press

Nomad Temporary Housing Achieves Highest Average Survey Scores in the 15th Annual 2017 Relocation Managers' Survey - for the Second Year in a Row

Trippel Survey & Research, LLC conducted its fifteenth annual survey to obtain evaluations from corporate relocation managers regarding their level of satisfaction with temporary housing service providers.

For the second year in a row, Nomad Temporary Housing achieved the highest average survey score, rating higher than all other national and regional temporary housing brands. Nomad is also the only brand with all survey scores in the 8 – 10 range, on a scale of 1 – 10. In addition, Nomad has also scored at the top of the Trippel survey in Net Satisfaction for 2016 and 2015.


Nomad Temporary Housing Wins Gold Service Excellence Award From RELO Direct

RELO Direct, at its recent 7th Annual Corporate Forum Event, honored Nomad Temporary Housing with a Gold Service Excellence Award. Nomad has provided temporary accommodations for RELO Direct and its valued clients for more than six years in locations all over the globe.

"At the core of everything RELO Direct® does is a commitment to meeting and exceeding the expectations of our clients and their relocating employees," said Oliver Dubester, Director, Global Supply Chain Management. "In order to achieve that, we must partner with the best supplier partners available since they act as an extension of our own organization. Throughout our relationship, Nomad Temporary Housing has shared this vision for service excellence and we are grateful to be aligned with them."


Nomad won the Platinum level service award from Brookfield at their supplier forum in Washington DC!!

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nomad Temporary Housing was awarded the 2016 Platinum Premier Service Award at the recent Brookfield Global Relocation Supplier Forum in Washington D.C. Nomad was one of eleven global suppliers to be honored at the platinum service level, and was the only organization in the temporary living service line to earn such recognition.  Brookfield notes the following:  "With an ongoing focus on total commitment to quality, Brookfield has continued to collaborate with our supplier partners to enhance performance management and innovation, optimize mobility spend and mitigate risk. Congratulations to our 2016 award winners who have gone above and beyond to demonstrate their commitment to excellence."


Nomad Temporary Housing Awarded Service Exceeding Expectations Award by NEI Global Relocation!

San Diego, CA (San Diego, CA)-Nomad Temporary Housing was awarded the 2016 Service Exceeding Excellence Award at the recent NEI Global Relocation Partner Alliance Summit in Omaha, NE. Hundreds of global partners gathered for educational sessions and to advance strategic partnerships. Nomad was one of nine global suppliers to receive this prestigious service award. “Our congratulations to Nomad Temporary Housing for receiving the NEI Service Exceeding Expectations Award for Temporary Living Accommodations in the large company category,”  said NEI CEO, Randy Wilson.  “The Service Exceeding Expectations Awards are presented to those companies with the highest evaluation scores over the past year.  Nomad founder and CEO, Gavan James, served on our inaugural Global Partner Alliance Board of Directors from 2012-2014 and we sincerely appreciate the leadership skills and insights that he brought to that position.  He and his company reflect the high-quality standards that we search for in all of our Service Partners and for that, we thank you on behalf of NEI, our clients and their relocating employees.”


Nomad Temporary Housing named Corporate Housing Company of the Year!

SAN DIEGO, May 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nomad Temporary Housing was awarded the 2016 Corporate Housing Company of the Year at the recent "Emma Awards" held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Forum for Expatriate Management (FEM) holds the Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards annually.

"We are thrilled to win a prestigious Emma Award," says Gavan James, founder, president and chief executive officer of Nomad. "This is another affirmation of Nomad's superior service, and unique unbiased model. We would like to thank our incredible staff and over 700 quality worldwide housing brands that contribute to our industry leading results."


Nomad Temporary Housing Awarded Global Partner of the Year by Global Mobility Solutions

SAN DIEGO, March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nomad Temporary Housing was awarded the 2015 Global Partner of the Year at the recent Global Mobility Solutions Supplier Forum in Scottsdale, AZ. Hundreds of suppliers gathered for educational sessions and to celebrate another amazing year serving GMS. The true collaboration between Nomad and GMS has been integral to the success of the partnership. Says John Fernandez, Vice President, Global Services, "Since bringing Nomad into the Network, we have experienced record breaking conversions and satisfaction. Nomad's commitment to excellence is the perfect complement to our model. Thanks to all at the Nomad Team for a record breaking year."


Nomad Temporary Housing Wins Superior Quality Service Award From Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide!

San Diego, CA (November 2, 2015)-At its recent 15th Annual Graebel Relocation Alliance Conference, Graebel honored Nomad Temporary Housing with the award for Superior Quality Achievement as chosen by guest/transferee.  Nomad provides temporary accommodations for Graebel and its valued clients in locations all over the globe.


Nomad Temporary Housing Ranked #422, Inc. Magazine

Nomad Temporary Housing is proud to announce Inc Magazine listed Nomad Temporary Housing #422 on its 34th annual Inc 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino's Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 5000.


Nomad Wins Brookfield Gold Premier Service Award

Nomad Temporary Housing is the proud recipient of the Gold Premier Service Award for Temporary Living from Brookfield Global Relocation Services.  Out of more than 2,800 global supply chain partners, Nomad was the only company in the field of temporary living to be singled out for this honor.  A strategic partner for Brookfield for the past three years, Nomad has consistently maintained extremely high service scores throughout their business relationship and through very high volume time periods.

Cindy Salter, Executive Vice President, Brookfield, states, "Critically important is their cost and margin transparency. Thank you very much, Nomad!"


Nomad Ranked Highest in Five Service Categories!

According to the 13th annual 2015 Relocating Manager's Survey, conducted by Trippel Survey & Research, LLC, Nomad achieved the highest average score in Overall Satisfaction, Net Satisfaction, Loyalty, Willingness to recommend, and Innovation in Partnership of all USA temporary housing firms. This survey is sent to hundreds of U.S. corporation relocation managers. Nomad is widely recognized as having the only unbiased Choice Model, which consolidates the widest array of choices in each market, with the umbrella of service of one single firm.

According to the 2012 National Relocation Survey, conducted by Trippel Survey & Research, LLC, Nomad was ranked #1 in Net Satisfaction amongst all national temporary housing companies in the USA.


Most Creative Marketing

At the 2012 Tower of Excellence Awards event for the Corporate Housing Provider’s Association, Nomad Temporary Housing was one of two firms that won the coveted "Most Creative Marketing" award. Nomad earned the award due to its revolutionary, unbiased temporary apartment model that combines the unbiased choice of 74,000 temporary apartments with the full service of a single company. Further consideration for the award was given for Nomad’s clean website design, innovative option delivery presentations, and overall sales success.

Gavan James, Nomad Temporary Housing Founder and Chief Executive Officer, said “This award is the result of a combined effort of the Nomad team, Jacob Tyler Creative Group of San Diego, CA, and numerous large users of temporary housing who contributed to the formation of our business model. After our first year of business, the marketing efforts of Nomad resulted in capturing the business of over 25 international relocation management companies, and over 300 Fortune 2000 clients."

Heather James, Nomad Partner and Vice President of Business Development, was in attendance with Mr. James to receive this award. “It was thrilling to be recognized and exciting to win,” adds Heather. “Our customers are benefitting every day from our delivery model of unbiased choices, which have aggregated the industry.” Karl Thuge, Nomad’s third Partner and Executive Vice President, adds “Nomad has created a new way for clients to gain access to a fragmented industry. We are honored to win."


Person of the Year

Gavan James, Nomad Temporary Housing’s founder, president and CEO was tremendously honored to be the recipient of the very first “Person of the Year” award from the Corporate Housing Provider’s Association (CHPA) in 2003.

Gavan received the award at CHPA’s annual international conference in recognition for his contribution and leadership in developing the temporary corporate apartment industry into the $2 billion hospitality segment it has become today. In addition to founding Nomad, Gavan was a long term senior executive managing the worldwide operations of Oakwood, a global leader in the temporary housing industry. Gavan also was recognized as a founding board member of CHPA, past president, regular speaker, and contributor of the industry’s trade organization.


President Recognition

Nomad Temporary Housing encourages all associates to serve in our industry and community. Our founder, Gavan James, has always led by example, and served two consecutive terms as president of CHPA, which was named the Association of Interim Housing Providers “in the early days” of the organization. Gavan was honored to receive this award and recognition at CHPA’s annual international conference.