SEATTLE – (Aug. 10, 2007) –
LuxuryRealEstate.com recently announced nominations for its eight annual awards, including two new ones, which will be presented to members of its international network at the 12th Annual Membership Conference in Vancouver, B.C. from Sept. 29 to Oct. 2.Select members of LuxuryRealEstate.com will receive the following awards based upon nominations: Best Brand Integration, Best Overall Marketing Package, Most Innovative Marketing Technique, Best Web Site and Lifetime Achievement, which is a new category this year. Three additional awards will be given based solely upon data: Most Outbound Referrals, Most LuxuryRealEstate.com Magazine
Participation and Most Event Attendance, which is new this year.Several top companies have been nominated for these awards so far. These brokerage firms include: Turnquist Partners, Lila Delman Real Estate, BVG Incorporated, Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate, Diane Turton Realtors, Harry Norman Realtors, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty and The Equitable Real Estate Company. Companies are invited to continue nominating themselves and others for awards.“We take great pride in our world-class membership, and we look forward to honoring the best of the best among luxury brokers,” said John Brian Losh, the CEO and publisher of LuxuryRealEstate.com, and broker, chairman and CEO of Ewing and Clark, Inc. in Seattle. “Our conferences are focused on industry trends and networking, and we also like to take time to praise individual firms’ efforts.”Last year’s award-winners included:- Turnquist Partners
in Austin, Tex. for Best Brand Integration.- Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate
in Vail, Colo. for Best Overall Marketing Package.- Real Living
in Columbus, Ohio for Most Innovative Marketing Technique.- Bahamas Realty Ltd.
in Nassau, Bahamas for Best Web Site.- Eleanor Farnsworth, Prudential Gardner
in New Orleans, La. for Most Outbound Referrals.- Washington Fine Properties LLC
in Washington D.C. for Best LuxuryRealEstate.com Magazine
Participation.More than 300 real-estate agents are expected to attend the 12th Annual Membership Conference in the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. For more information on awards and the conference, visit www.LuxuryRealEstate.com/conference
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