Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty Partners with Sotheby’s and BMW for VIP Events

1480440350COLD SPRING HARBOR, NY - Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, one of the nation’s leading realtors, recently provided the luxury venues for three invitation-only BMW VIP events.  The exclusive affairs, held at Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty listings in Northport, Mill Neck & Nissequogue, New York, showcased luxury items including fine watches and jewelry, 20th Century photography, and Impressionist and Modern paintings.  Guests were invited to test drive newly released top-of-the-line & high performance BMW motor cars, after which they were invited to sip fine wines from the Sotheby's collection.

“Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty was selected by our friends at Sotheby's and BMW of North American to pilot this very exclusive series of events, and we're most certainly the one and only Long Island real estate firm that could pull this off so successfully,” said James P. Retz, SVP of Marketing and Technology for Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty.  “Abby Sheeline, our marketing director, and the listing agents for the three properties ( Laura Zambratto, Margaret Trautmann, Bonnie Devendorf, Marianne Koke and Denise Voelker) got to work closely with some fabulous people from both Sotheby’s and BMW to make these highly successful events.”


The first BMW event was held at the historic Jonas Platt Homestead waterfront estate in Northport. In addition to the opportunity to test drive, guests were invited to try on jewels and watches to be offered this December at Sotheby's New York.  The second event welcomed guests to an elegant home in Mill Neck, Long Island, and a special preview of the upcoming sale, Exceptional Exposures: 20th Century Photographs Online.   At the final gathering, guests viewed highlights from Sotheby’s upcoming sales of Impressionist & Modern Art including works by Signac, Renoir and Picasso on view inside a beautiful house in Nissequogue. 

About Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty

Founded in 1922, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty consistently leads the nation in achieving one of the highest average sales prices in the country.  Daniel Gale Sotheby’s is a $3 billion dollar organization with 850 sales associates in 27 offices spanning Long Island and Queens.  Services include a Relocation Division, an award-winning Marketing & Technology Department, a Development Marketing Group, Commercial and Rental Divisions; and Ambassador Abstract Title company.  The Sotheby’s International Realty® affiliate for Long Island and Queens since 1976, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s has gained national and international recognition, including top honors worldwide.  In addition to its place on the Regents Board of "Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate," Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty is on The Broker Council and Compass Group of Real Trends, The Asian Real Estate Association and The Realty Alliance (comprising some of the real estate industry's most influential companies with participation "by invitation only").  For more information, visit www.danielgale.com.