RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HRW, Inc., an Associa company, is proud to announce that Marisa Highsmith has been named business development manager. She is responsible for creating and building client relationships, proposal writing, contract negotiations and public relations.

"Marisa will be perfect in this role because she is passionate about giving back to the community," says HRW President and CEO Cathy Wade. "She volunteers with Associa Cares, the Miracle League of Raleigh and Wilmington, and the National Fallen Firefighters Association."

As a community manager for HRW, Highsmith developed a strong background in apartment and homeowners' association management as well as customer service. She has 15 years experience in the community association management industry. Highsmith attended both Cape Fear Community College and East Carolina University where she majored in Child Development and Family Relations.

HRW, Inc., AAMC®, provides community association management and developer services to Raleigh and the greater surrounding areas. Since 1982, its sole focus has been to deliver performance that enriches communities and enhances the lives of the people it serves. To learn more visit http://www.hrw.net or on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/AssociaHRW.

Building and managing successful communities for more than 35 years, Associa is the world's largest community association management provider. Based in Dallas, Texas, Associa and its 9,000 employees operate more than 170 branch offices in the United States, Mexico, Canada and the United Arab Emirates. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to www.associaonline.com or www.associacares.com.

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Billy Rudolph
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