Hilton & Hyland and PowerPlay Destination Properties Announce Strategic Partnership

Jul 16, 2015, 14:00 ET from Hilton & Hyland

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hilton & Hyland and PowerPlay Destination Properties announced today a strategic partnership to converge the two companies' rich histories in the sales and marketing of new development properties, bringing both organizations' unique and storied backgrounds together as a singular, cohesive team.

Both firms are led by leading experts in their field, and the partnership brings together the distinct backgrounds and experiences of Jeff Hyland, President, Hilton & Hyland, and Rick Hilton, Chairman, along with Mark Herbert, Erika Alm, and Stuart Carson, Principals of PowerPlay Destination Properties.

"The breadth and scope of projects PowerPlay has been involved with, combined with the depth and diversity of the projects Hilton & Hyland has been involved with, make this the perfect strategic partnership for us to collectively bring to life best-in-class development projects with myriad moving parts," said Jeff Hyland, President, Hilton & Hyland.

"As an organization, PowerPlay is a diverse group of seasoned project real estate strategists, marketers, sales leaders, sales coaches, and researchers with decades of combined experience.  We each bring our experience and skills in marketing and selling unique real estate communities.  Collectively, we can leverage all of our skills on every project. Hilton & Hyland is recognized as the preeminent luxury real estate sales and development firm in Los Angeles, and we are thrilled to establish a partnership with them. By adding our expertise to the mix, we are able to strengthen the diversity of background and experience, to provide the absolute best team of development executives and experts in their respective fields," said Erika Alm, Principal, PowerPlay Destinations.

"As the new development market is on a continual upward trajectory, we look forward to ensuring that our team remains ahead of the constantly-evolving curve, being well-positioned for the upward growth in an arena that is ostensibly underway," Hyland added.

About Hilton & Hyland

Beverly Hills-based Hilton & Hyland (hiltonhyland.com) was established in 1993 as a boutique real estate firm to provide extremely personalized service to buyers and sellers of luxury properties. Founders Rick Hilton, grandson of the famous hotel developer, and Jeff Hyland, one of the most recognizable figures in Los Angeles real estate, have built their company from the ground up. Hilton & Hyland is the Founding Member of Christie's International Real Estate and is the exclusive affiliate of Luxury Portfolio, expanding their international reach to over 650 affiliates worldwide. In the 2015 REAL Trends "The Thousand" annual report, 10 Hilton & Hyland associates ranked in the top 150 agents in the U.S. by sales volume, the highest number of any brokerage in Los Angeles. With over $2.9 billion in transactions in 2014, Hilton & Hyland is recognized as the top luxury real estate firm in Los Angeles.

About PowerPlay Destination Properties

PowerPlay Destination Properties is a real estate sales and marketing company specializing in resort and urban destination real estate, working with developers and capital partners focused on projects located in best in class urban, residential, and resort locations.  Common to all projects: a story worth telling.

PowerPlay's unique blend of capabilities enables them to provide a scope of real estate sales and marketing services that far exceeds that of most small and mid-sized general brokerages, advertising agencies, and marketing companies. 

PowerPlay currently represents $2 billion in projects in California, Hawaii, and Texas, and has experience throughout North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and Mexico.  PowerPlay brings projects to market in master plan communities and resorts, including condominiums, condo-hotel, villas, custom home sites, golf course communities, and residential detached homes. 


Brandon Shaw
Director, Written Communications and Media Relations
Hilton & Hyland


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