On March 8th, 2017 Frederick Paxton III (Freddy) was welcomed by FIDI (Fédération Internationale des Déménageurs Internationaux) as the new President. FIDI is a global alliance of professional international removal companies renowned for their dedication to promote the highest quality service through standardization and refinement of best practices in the industry.Freddy is excited to serve as President and further the FIDI mission. Bringing a lifetime of industry knowledge to the table, Freddy is uniquely qualified to excel in this new role: Freddy has been at Paxton International since its inception and with the Paxton Companies since 1983. He started in the family business, packing and loading local vehicles during summers, achieving top local driver status in 1987. He graduated from St. Lawrence University in New York with a BA in Government and Fine Arts, and earned his Virginia Real Estate Agent license the same year. In 1999, he received an Executive MBA from George Mason University and passed the Employee Relocation Council’s professional relocation standards test to become a Certified Relocation Professional.
As Paxton’s Chief Marketing Officer, he has travelled to over 80 countries working with the International Team, visiting and assessing agents, and conducting training to corporate and government clients. Freddy has also served on the Atlas Advisory Group to Atlas World Group’s Board of Directors and as Trustee for the Worldwide ERC Foundation. Freddy has received numerous awards in the domestic and global transportation and logistics arena.
Join Paxton in congratulating Freddy in his new role as President of FIDI.
Here's the official presidential transition.