Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago Congratulates 43 Five Star Professional Real Estate Agent Award Recipients for 2021

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago CHICAGO, IL - Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago announced today that 43 of its agents received the Five Star Professional Real Estate Agent award for 2021. Most of the agents have received the recognition for many years. 

The following agents have received the Five Star Professional Award for 11 consecutive years: JoAnn Casali, Maria Etling and Janet Owen. The 10-year recipients include: Phoebe Co, Ava Gizzo, Jeannie LaPlaca, Barbara Roseman and Victoria Witt. Nine-year recipients include: Jean Anderson and Donna Mancuso, Pat Butcher, Anna Fiascone, Nancy Hotchkiss, David Hunt, Linda L. Little and Meg Nagel. Eight-year recipients include: Mary Bleeker, Michael Dmyterko, Mario Greco, Alice Jordan, Stephen Northey and Pauline Sharpe. Seven-year recipients include: Dorothy Gillian, Joe Nash and Juli Noll, while six-year recipients include: Rose Alvarez, Bob Fitzpatrick, Justin Greenberg, Richard Holland and Jodi Paras. Five-year recipients include Zak Knebel and Maureen O'Grady-Tuohy. Four-year winners include: Ellen O’Toole and Arlene Storino. Three-year recipients include: Monica Dalton, Kimber Galvin, Jonathan Paul, Nancy Shelven, Crystal Tran and Peter Xantheas while Danielle Dowell received the award for the second consecutive year. Maureen Flavin was honored as a Rising Star and Kelly Rynes and Tom Streff received the award for the first time. Additionally, Jody Gerut, Home Mortgage Consultant for Prosperity Home Mortgage, BHHS Chicago’s affiliated mortgage company, was named a Five Star Mortgage Professional. 

Diane Glass, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago, said, “I’m so pleased to congratulate these fine agents on receiving the Five Star Professional award this year. It’s truly a testament to their hard work and dedication. I wish them continued success in 2022 and beyond.” 

Five Star Professional provides independent client satisfaction research on the performance of service professionals. Research was conducted with consumers, industry peers and leaders to identify service professionals who scored highest in overall satisfaction. Select recipients will be announced in a special section in the October issue of Chicago magazine. 

About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago 

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago is a full-service real estate firm with more than 1,400 real estate professionals and staff in 25 offices serving customers throughout the Chicago metropolitan area, the North Shore, West and Southwest communities, Southern Wisconsin, Northwest Indiana and Harbor Country, Michigan. Recognized as a Top Workplace in Chicago, their local roots are complemented by the extensive global reach of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, one of the nation’s leading real estate brands. Clients can experience all-inclusive homeownership services from their affiliated companies: Prosperity Home Mortgage, Fort Dearborn Title and HomeServices Insurance. Visit