Diane Turton Named Women Of Influence For 2004


Diane Turton Named By NJBIZ As One Of Its Women Of Influence For 2004

Women Chosen for Playing a Key Role In The Economic Life of New Jersey

POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NEW JERSEY (December 20, 2004) ­– Diane Turton, president, owner and broker of record for Diane Turton, Realtors, has been named one of the Garden State’s Women of Influence for 2004 by NJBIZ, a leading provider of business news and information about New Jersey companies and the State’s economy. 

Ms. Turton is one of 25 women executives who were chosen to receive this honor, which is based on such factors as professional accomplishments as leaders, their firms’ growth and challenges overcome. The judges also reviewed each nominee’s attainment of special goals, innovation and determination to succeed. Diane’s selection is attributed to many factors including the company’s record-breaking success as well as her philanthropic spirit and personal dedication to the community. An important element that was considered is her skillful use of innovative marketing programs that she developed early in her career which continue evolve today.

“I am extremely proud to be honored by NJBIZ as a Women of Influence in our State by simply doing what I love so much,” said Ms. Turton.  “To me, it’s very gratifying to find people the perfect home to live in, raise a family and become part of the community. I am truly blessed to be presented with this prestigious award for achieving success in a daily activity that is more my personal passion than a career, line of work or even a job.”

Recognized as a leader in the statewide and national real estate industry, Ms. Turton actively supports many deserving causes, charities and non-profits. These organizations have also recognized her contributions with such honors as the 2004 Humanitarian of the Year Award from the FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties and the 2004 ATHENA Award presented by the Western Monmouth Chamber of Commerce. In 2005, Ms. Turton will be presented the Clara Barton Humanitarian Award by the American Red Cross Jersey Shore Chapter. In addition, Diane, along with her husband, Bruce, will be awarded the Citizen of the Year 2005 by the Boy Scouts, Jersey Shore Council.

About Diane Turton, RealtorsFounded in 1986, Diane Turton, Realtors is a full-service real estate company with 22 offices throughout Monmouth and Ocean counties. The firm also has two locations serving Palm Beach and Martin counties in Florida. The firm’s divisions include Relocation Services, Signature Properties, Lifestyles (properties for Active Adults) and the Bed & Breakfast division. Turton Commercial Real Estate, an affiliate of Diane Turton, Realtors, sells or leases all types of commercial property, including retail, office and industrial space, and represents the buyers and sellers of land, investment property and mixed-use facilities. Diane Turton, Realtors, which consistently ranks in the top of the markets its serves, produced nearly billion in closed sales during 2003.

The company’s Web site is www.dianeturton.com and its toll free 1-877-DTURTON.

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