Top Area Producer/Manager Karen Campbell Joins Troop Real Estate As Ventura Office Sales Manager
Posted by Art Ansoorian — March 22, 2012
VENTURA, CA – Karen Campbell, a multi-million dollar producing real estate agent, successful realty firm owner, and industry leader in Ventura County for over 20 years, has joined Troop Real Estate’s Ventura office as Sales Manager, announces Bob Harrison, West County Regional Manager for Troop.
Campbell comes to Troop after having served as co-owner, manager of sales and operations, and master negotiator of sales contracts for a franchised real estate firm in Ventura where she was the top sales agent. At Troop’s Ventura office, she will oversee a sales force of 33 agents.
“I am excited for the opportunity to work with such professional agents at Troop. Positive attitude, cutting edge social media technology and local knowledge of the market set the company apart from everyone else. As the market starts to stabilize, interest rates remain low and the consumer confidence level continues to rise, the Ventura office is committed to serve the real estate needs of the community. I am proud to be associated with such a great office,” Campbell said.
During her career, Campbell has provided education training and recruitment of new agents, coordinated sales meetings, presentations and award banquets, served as corporate relocation director, developed marketing materials, and fostered professional relationships with public and private organizations.
In addition to receiving numerous production awards during her career, Campbell accents an impressive list of service achievements on behalf of her profession and community.
Among her professional designations are Certified HAFA Specialist-HAFA, Foreclosure and Short Sale Resource Certified-SFR, Certified Negotiation Expert-CNE, Certified Property Manager-CPM, and Senior Residential Specialist-SRES Relocation Director.
She is a long-time member and past president of the Ventura County Coastal Association of Realtors, “Realtor of the Year” for the VCCAR, member and director, California Association of Realtors, director, National Association of Realtors, CAR Leadership Team member, MLS Chair, and Professional Standard Committee-VCCAR. She also established the Cultural Diversity Committee for VCCAR.
Long active in community affairs, Campbell served as director of Project Understanding, helped provide transitional housing in Oxnard through a Charitable Remainder Trust, volunteer for Food Share, co-founder, Seconds Please, and Bread Coordinator for Ventura, Camarillo, Thousand Oaks and Simi Valley as part of Panera Bread’s Dough Nation Program.
Commenting on Campbell’s arrival at Troop Harrison said, “Karen is respected, trusted and referred. She has continuously been one of the top performing Realtors in Ventura County. She has represented buyers and sellers in many of the county’s most prestigious areas. What sets her apart is that she’s a problem solver, pays real attention to detail, and gives one on one attention to every client. As such, she continually receives referrals from her long list of satisfied clients.”
Campbell and Jeff, her husband of 29 years, reside in Ventura. She can be reached at (805) 320-0225.
About Troop Real Estate, Inc.
Established in 1987, Troop Real Estate, Inc. is reportedly Ventura County’s largest brokerage company and has perennially been a leader in the county’s residential market for the number and dollar volume of listings sold. The company, with approximately 650 seasoned sales professionals, provides the full range of residential, property management, REO, commercial, financial, new homes, escrow, estate homes and relocation services.
Troop offices are located in Simi Valley, Simi/Wood Ranch, Simi (Commercial), Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village, Moorpark, Camarillo, Channel Islands, Ventura, Santa Paula, Fillmore, Ojai, San Diego and Santa Clarita.