LOS ANGELES, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Oakwood Worldwide, the largest global provider of corporate housing, announced today the opening of two new offices in Honolulu, Hawaii and Nashville, Tennessee, bringing Oakwood's total number of sales offices to 74 worldwide. Corporate housing is defined as fully-furnished apartments that are leased on a month-to-month basis to business travelers, relocating executives and others seeking furnished rentals. Natalie Diehm, a Hawaii native who brings more than 12 years experience in the corporate housing sector, will manage the day-to-day operations for the Honolulu office, which is located at the Seven Waterfront Plaza between Waikiki and downtown. Oakwood's Nashville office is located at 570 Church Street East in Brentwood. The Nashville office will serve Oakwood customers throughout the state of Tennessee, including Nashville, Memphis, Knoxville, and Chattanooga. Karen Cook, a seasoned veteran who brings more than 22 years of industry expertise and service to Oakwood will oversee the Nashville office. "We are thrilled to open new Oakwood offices in Honolulu and Nashville and we look forward to building Oakwood's presence in these growing markets," says Gavan James, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Oakwood Corporate Housing. He continued, "As the leader in temporary furnished apartments, Oakwood is committed to providing the best corporate housing for our growing customer base. I am confident that our highly skilled management team in these new offices will continue providing Oakwood customers with the same high-quality accommodations that they have come to expect over the past 45 years." For the past decade Oakwood has had a consistent presence in the Nashville and Honolulu markets and due to increased demand, the company has decided to establish a permanent local market presence in these locations, further strengthening their leading position in the corporate housing and furnished apartment marketplace. With inventory in Waikiki, Downtown, and other central locations, Honolulu has proven to be both a unique and ideal hub for Oakwood's clients, who provide their employees with first class accommodations for their business travels on the islands vacation paradise. The Nashville office will have a strong presence in Franklin and Brentwood, two primary locations in the metropolis. For more information about Oakwood's rates and services, please contact www.oakwood.com, or 1-800-888-0808. If you prefer to contact the local offices, the phone number for Honolulu is 808-543-1101 and the Nashville office phone number is 615-661-6083. About Oakwood Worldwide Founded in 1960 by Howard F. Ruby, Ed Broida, and Bob Franks, Oakwood Worldwide (www.oakwood.com), a privately held corporation, is the largest global provider of corporate housing and an innovative leader in apartment management with locations throughout the United States, the United Kingdom, and Asia. Oakwood's award-winning properties are managed with a rich standard of quality, reliability and personal service.
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