Resources Real Estate Appoints Managers to Oversee Office Locations

Posted by Jane Robinson — May 15, 2017

1494876308MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - Resources Real Estate, Monmouth County’s award-winning luxury real estate firm, announced the appointment of four agents to managers of the four office locations of the firm.

Mary Lynn Hughes is now office manager of the Atlantic Highlands branch; Helen George now manages the Monmouth Beach office; JoAnn Kulat is office manager of the Red Bank location; and Irene Zitzner is manager of the Rumson office. 

“Helen, Irene, JoAnn, and Mary Lynn are superb, seasoned agents with fantastic people skills as well as experience in the handling of challenging transactions, a fact which ensures their success,” said Carolynn Ozar-Diakon, Senior Partner and Broker.  “They are eager to lend agent and office support in their new positions and we couldn’t be more proud to have them manage our four locations.”

The four Office Managers will continue to transact sales in addition to their management duties.  In their new role, the four appointees will manage agent goal-setting and performance review, support agents with feedback relating to transactional requirements, challenges and negotiation, and promote agent participation in the company's culture of positivity, industry knowledge, local expertise, and professional values.  Each manager will supervise their office administration, provide guidance and feedback to staff, and will generally provide a greater in-house office presence to assure the success and continued growth of their respective branch.

“We have been seeing a rapid growth and development for our company,” said Thomas McCormack, Managing Partner and Broker at Resources Real Estate.  “Having four wonderful managers overseeing our locations will streamline our operations, assist in maintaining our sales success, and build an even stronger company culture.  We are excited for what’s to come.”

In addition to their sales and managerial responsibilities, each manager will participate and support the company's training program in conjunction with Linda Gillespie, Director of Training, as well as help identify and attract suitable agents to join the firm in conjunction with Barbara Birkitt, Director of Talent Acquisition. 

About Resources Real Estate

Resources Real Estate is an award-winning Monmouth County, NJ full-service independent residential brokerage firm, with four offices and a team of more than 85 sales and support personnel.  It has been included in Inc. Magazine’s list of fastest-growing privately owned companies in the U.S. -- the Inc. 5000 -- and recognized by Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate for its superior marketing.  Resources Real Estate was opened by Carolynn Ozar-Diakon in 2000. Thomas McCormack has been with the company since 2002, and joined Ozar-Diakon as a partner in 2010.  Resources Real Estate locations are: 36 Beach Rd. in Monmouth Beach, NJ, 112 River Rd. in Rumson, NJ, 4A W. Front St. in Red Bank, NJ, and 65 First Ave. in Atlantic Highlands, NJ.  

For more information, call (732) 212-0440 or visit

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