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CapRelo Partners with Tech Council of Maryland to Support STEM Education and Talent Acquisition
STERLING, VA, November 10, 2014 – CapRelo, a global employee relocation management firm, today announced a partnership with the Tech Council of Maryland (TCM), Maryland’s largest technology trade association for life science and technology. The partnership is designed to deliver informative programming focused on talent acquisition to the Council’s members and to support higher education in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).
“CapRelo approached us with a unique strategic partnership, which went far beyond a traditional membership program,” said Philip Schiff, TCM’s CEO. “We look forward to working with the company to bring greater value to our membership as we continue efforts to ensure that Maryland high tech and life sciences business communities are world-class.”
Over the next year, CapRelo will host a series of programs to educate TCM members on talent management strategies. The first event, a Talent Acquisition Roundtable, is scheduled for November 20 and will focus on strategies for STEM-related recruiting and retention. Representatives from CapRelo and Helios HR will discuss how recruitment policies, benefits, and employment offers can give companies a strategic business advantage.
In addition, CapRelo’s sister company, JK Moving Services, will award a $2,500 scholarship to a student pursuing a STEM degree at a Maryland college or university. Criteria and application details for the scholarship will be announced in early 2015.
CapRelo delivers comprehensive employee relocation management services to global organizations, Fortune 500 corporations, and the federal government. Using a proprietary Low-Stress Relocation Process®, CapRelo simplifies and streamlines the complexities of employee relocation for private and public sector companies. Capabilities include consultation to create corporate relocation policies and deliver services including international relocation; home sale and destination programs; household goods move management; property management; relocation expense management; assignment management; and cross-cultural training.
About Tech Council of Maryland
The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM) is the largest technology trade group serving the advanced technology and biotechnology communities of Maryland. TCM’s mission is to advocate for the interests of the technology community, further the role of technology in the Maryland economy, and nurture an environment where technology companies can collaborate, grow and succeed.