Mon, 22 Oct 2012

2012 Luxury Real Estate Award Recipients

Posted by LuxuryRealEstate.com

An elegant Awards Gala marked the culmination of the 17th Annual Luxury Real Estate Fall Conference in Scottsdale the first week of October. Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate and LuxuryRealEstate.com honors members and partners each year for their success and dedication to the industry. “We are a dynamic collection of international luxury brokers from various networking groups, companies and franchises”, states Chairman/Publisher John Brian Losh, “receiving an award from Luxury Real Estate is a distinguished industry honor”.

The 2012 Luxury Real Estate award recipients are:

  • Patricia Petersen, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty for Lifetime Achievement: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member (an individual person) who has set an example for the real estate industry, displayed excellence throughout their career - truly a legend

  • Colorado Group Realty for Best Brand Integration: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member or company that consistently displays the Board of Regents and/or Luxury Real Estate logo and brand in conjunction with their own brand

  • Silvana Malpelli, Brown Harris Stevens for Best Industry Networking: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member or company who has grown their business through participation at industry events

  • Coldwell Banker Mason Morse for Best Overall Marketing Package: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member or company displaying the most comprehensive package to market their company (website, marketing gear, listing presentation materials, etc.

  • The Invidiata Team, RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty for Best Print Marketing: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member or company who utilizes print marketing to its best advantage

  • 2Costa Rica Real Estate, www.2CostaRicaRealEstate.com for Best Website – Design: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member or company with the most outstanding online presence, with a focus on the unique and stylized presence of their website

  • Jon Wade, www.TheSteamboatGroup.com for Best Website – Innovation: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member or company with the most outstanding online presence, with a focus on the technological innovation and functionality of their website

  • Rob Thomson, Waterfront Properties and Club Communities for Billionaires Club: Given to those individuals who have sold at least $1 billion in real estate throughout their successful career

  • Walt Danley, Walt Danley Realty for Billionaires Club: Given to those individuals who have sold at least $1 billion in real estate throughout their successful career

  • Sandra Baldwin, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty for Billionaires Club: Given to those individuals who have sold at least $1 billion in real estate throughout their successful career

  • Florence Shapiro & Ivan Sher, Prudential Americana for Billionaires Club: Given to those individuals who have sold at least $1 billion in real estate throughout their successful career

  • Jenny Pruitt, Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty for Extraordinary Philanthropist: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member who consistently displays altruistic concern for human welfare and generosity to other socially responsible purposes

  • Carrie Wells, Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Real Estate for Most Impressive Listing: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member who closed the most impressive sale of a residential property

  • Rimontgó for Most Innovative Marketing Technique: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member or company using the most innovative practices to market their company, agents and properties

  • Private Trade Winds for Most Outstanding Vacation Rental: Given to the Vacation Rental company with the most impressive vacation rental property

  • Stephen Udoff, Pritchett-Rapf Realtors for Outstanding Rookie: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member (an agent with less than 2 years of experience in real estate) who has exceeded all expectations

  • Blayne Beacham, Beacham & Company, Realtors for Outstanding Social Media Savvy: Given to the Luxury Real Estate member who has used social media to markedly increase business

  • Bright Door Systems, Inc. for Most Valued Partner: Given to the Luxury Real Estate partner who through the years has provided unparalleled support and leadership to the network

For more information about Luxury Real Estate award recipients current and past, please visit: http://www.luxuryrealestate.com/about/lre_award_recipients

About LuxuryRealEstate.com

LuxuryRealEstate.com, a Webby Award Honoree, has been voted ‘Best of the Web’ by Forbes magazine multiple times, praised by the International Herald Tribune, Town & Country, the Wall Street Journal and has been ranked ‘Best Website’ by consumers according to surveys by the Luxury Institute. Since its debut in 1995, LuxuryRealEstate.com has remained the #1 portal for luxury properties on the internet, consistently driving more traffic to member websites and generating more qualified inquiries than any other website. LuxuryRealEstate.com has several times more $1,000,000+ content of any near-peer.

Known in the industry for the last quarter-century as the Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate network, a global collection of the finest luxury real estate brokers in the world, this group of more than 70,000 professionals in more than 85 countries collectively sells in excess of $190 billion of real estate annually, with an average sale price of $2,450,000. Members sell homes for record prices and handle transactions of incredible complexity and magnitude with complete discretion. Every member is carefully selected by Chairman/Publisher John Brian Losh, one of REALTOR Magazine’s 25 Most Influential People in Real Estate and broker of fine properties and estates through his Seattle-based brokerage firm, Ewing & Clark, Inc.