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JK Marketing Director Receives SmartCEO Executive Management Award

March 14, 2014

Rebecca Chanin Honored for Creative Vision, Leadership and Innovation

Sterling, VA—March 14, 2014—JK Moving Services, a nationally-recognized, full-service relocation company founded in 1981 and specializing in residential, commercial, and international moving and storage, today announced that its marketing director, Rebecca Chanin, has been honored with Washington SmartCEO’s Executive Management Award (EMA) in the Marketing Leadership category.

The Executive Management Awards program pays tribute to the accomplishments of Washington’s executive leaders the region’s business community, including 10 marketing professionals recognized as Chief Marketers. Winners were selected for their creative vision, leadership philosophy, innovative strategy, and work ethic.

“Rebecca has made an immediate and ongoing impact to our business since she joined the company in 2011,” said Chuck Kuhn, Founder, President, and CEO of JK Moving Services. “She has taken diverse ideas from our executive team, formed them into a cohesive strategic plan, and led her team in the plan’s successful execution. JK has seen excellent growth in qualified leads and revenue over the past few years, and Rebecca has played a significant role in that advancement.”

The 2014 EMA winners collectively generate more than $3 billion in annual revenue and employ nearly 15,000 individuals in Greater Washington.

“All too often, senior leaders in an organization become unsung heroes, which is why SmartCEO designed the Executive Management Awards. The 2014 Executive Management Award winners are not only leading their companies and co-workers to achieve great things but they are also making huge contributions to their communities,” says Jaime Nespor, regional president of SmartCEO media. “We are honored to recognize these individuals and celebrate their accomplishments.”

Chanin is profiled in the March/April issue of SmartCEO magazine. She received her award at a ceremony on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at The Hilton Hotel in McLean, VA. More than 350 executives attended the event to celebrate the winners and their achievements.


For over 30 years, JK Moving Services ( has provided local, long distance, and international relocation services to a variety of commercial, residential, and government clients. Headquartered in Sterling, Virginia, the company maintains a full-time, professionally trained staff of relocation and move management experts committed to providing the highest level of customer care.