Suddath Associate Jose Marrero Elected President of The Pan American International Movers Association
Jose Marrero, operations manager for Suddath® locations in London, New Jersey and Connecticut, has been elected president of The Pan American International Movers Association (PAIMA), an association representing member companies in over 45 countries around the world dedicated to improving the international moving industry. Marrero, who has held several leadership positions in the organization over the past six years, was elected by his fellow members for a two-year term which will run until October 2016. Marrero began his career with Suddath in 2003 working his way up from a college intern to operations director in three locations across the globe.
"Suddath recognizes the importance of building strong relationships with international partners,” stated Steve Crooks, president of Suddath International, “that is why we have supported Jose’s involvement in PAIMA from the beginning. This organization establishes a benchmark for quality and services in foreign countries, and we are proud to have such a key leadership role in it.”
“We are very excited that Jose will serve as our president for the next two years,” stated Michelle St. Cyr, executive director of PAIMA, “he is familiar with the goals and vision of our organization and wants to expand our reach through improvements in technology thereby giving us the ability to share information with other members easily and effectively across the globe.”
The Pan American International Movers Association (PAIMA) is an exclusive network of international moving companies that continues to go the extra mile for their members. PAIMA was founded in 1984 by sixteen owners of major international moving companies. These were business people who saw the need and the opportunity to create an association that would represent companies from the Americas with selected members in key areas of the world. The founders of PAIMA had the vision to create an association comprised of reputable moving companies that would be interested in improving the international moving industry. The association's responsibility and commitment to its members was to represent, increase and protect their businesses.