"Maria is an amazing community leader, industry steward, and top producing Realtor," said Shannel Ryan, managing broker of the FSIR Cherry Creek office. "We are proud to support her in the next phase of her outstanding career. She is truly a treasure." A Denver native, Maria Vitale specializes in residential real estate, and is an award-winning Realtor and broker. She is the current secretary of the Denver Metro Association of Realtors (DMAR), and former West Chair for the DMAR Board of Directors. Vitale has earned recognition as a Top Producing Broker for RE/MAX Alliance, and was nominated by clients for the Five Star Award in 5280 magazine for two years in a row. She also won the Primo Awards Business of the Year accolade, in 2010. Vitale is a Certified Residential Specialist, and a Negotiation Specialist. She is "Ninja" certified and quoted internationally at Ninja selling seminars, demonstrating striking communication skills, and serving as a trusted advisor to her clients. A Denver community advocate, Vitale has demonstrated her passion for the community by serving as the former Vice President of the Denver Red Shield Salvation Army Advisory Council in 2013, where she helped with fundraising projects for inner-city youth. Maria Vitale is a Denver native, who has been an award-winning Realtor and broker for 12 years. Her accomplishments include current secretary of the Denver Metro Association of Realtors (DMAR,) she was named to Colorado's Italian American Hall of Fame, where brings an unparalleled level of service to Colorado's real estate market with stellar knowledge of Denver and its surrounding communities. former West Chair for the DMAR Board of Directors, Top 3 Realtors in her office for 2012, 2013, Top Producing Broker (RE/MAX Alliance,) Five Star Award and Primo Awards Business of the Year 2010. In addition, Maria is a Negotiation Specialist and a CRS Certified Residential Specialist, she is "Ninja" certified and is quoted internationally in Ninja selling seminars. Maria is also passionate about the community. She is the former Vice President of the Red Shield Salvation Army Advisory Council (2013,) where she helped with fundraising projects for inner-city youth. She earned two degrees from the University of Colorado, Boulder, one in Journalism and one in Mass Communication. She Previously worked at a few local televisions stations and knows the Denver Market very well. She is also a home-owner herself in the Denver area and the mother of two active boys who play competitive sports. She values family and understands the importance of making a house a home. Maria is very passionate about what she does, and it shows. Working with clients to buy and sell is her passion. "I am honored to be a Real Estate Advisor, referrals really are the best compliment I can get" says Maria.