Born in Scotland, and raised in England Annette brings first-hand experience and guidance of what international clients may need to understand and expect when relocating to the United States of America, and in particular, Atlanta, Georgia. Annette’s unique perspective provides both domestic and international transferees with a source of personal understanding. She can easily identify and help the transferee, and their families, with their specific needs and wants as they transition to a new city, or a new country.
Annette began her professional real estate career in 2006 after leaving the non-profit industry, as a Fundraiser, to follow her passion of real estate. Annette formed Annette & Associates/Branette.Inc., to further develop her business. After starting her career with another internationally recognized company, and receiving their “Rising Star” designation, Annette was soon sought after by other local Real Estate Companies.
Joining Harry Norman, Realtors, (HNR) in 2009, allowed Annette to combine and grow her natural path as a successful and passionate Relocation Agent. Annette has been awarded the following designations: The Multi-Million Dollar Club Member Award, (A Life Time Member Recipient), top 15 Intown Office Agents Award in 2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014 has received numerous Agent of the Month Awards, earned The Senior Marketing Consultant Award, 2009, 2010,2011,2012,2013,2014 Accredited Relocation Specialist (ARS) since 2009, and in 2011 was selected by HNR as a team member to specifically work with numerous Fortune 500 Companies including The Coca-Cola Company domestic and international transferees.
A graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, with a degree in Public Relations and a minor in business Annette was also the President of Sigma Gamma Mu, Communications Honor Society and Vice President of Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA).
Following her dream to live and work as an immigrant of the United States, Annette’s philosophy is to deliver what she promises to her clients with compassion, consideration, and with a firsthand understanding of the challenges, and special needs of clients who transfer from state to state, country to country.
Annette and her longtime partner Brad, enjoy renovating homes together, cooking classes, wine tasting classes, gardening, traveling and entertaining, and have lived happily in Atlanta since 2002.