IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Jennifer Berman—an internationally renowned luxury real estate expert and sought-after host, keynote speaker and panel moderator with nearly 20 years of experience in sales leadership and strategic organizational development—has joined First Team Real Estate, having previously led a team of 130 agents at Hilton & Hyland Beverly Hills.
In her new role, Berman will lead First Team's Newport Beach office as Manager while spearheading luxury business development strategy across the organization as Luxury Business Development Director.
"Thanks in part to our affiliate partnerships with Christie's International Real Estate and Luxury Portfolio International, we have grown our sales volume for property over $1 million by nearly 40% in 2017, per reporting by the CRMLS," stated Michael Mahon, President of First Team Real Estate. "Many competitors of ours rely on superficial branding tactics in an attempt to position themselves as authorities on luxury real estate, but given these strategic relationships, which leverage the largest collaboration of luxury brokerages in the world, First Team brings to the table exclusive resources and capabilities not found anywhere else—that's why we offer a superior luxury experience along with superior results that are backed by data."
With experience hosting the Inman News Connect Conference, as well as an exclusive ambassadorship for Juwai, China's largest real estate website, Berman brings to the table an unmistakable ability to inspire and motivate, plus a penchant for leveraging international markets to bring opportunity to agents and clients alike.
"On behalf of the entire company, I am delighted to welcome Jennifer Berman back to First Team Real Estate," remarked Cameron Merage, First Team's Founder and CEO. "Her impressive track record with regard to building luxury teams, within our organization and beyond, places her in the industry's most elite tier of leaders. We are confident that she will accelerate First Team's trajectory with her penchant for strategic relationships, ingenious creativity, and unwavering work ethic."
"I am thrilled to be back at First Team Real Estate because I am passionate about the organization's core principles, which are very much in line with my own," added Berman. "I am now focused on helping the Newport Beach team reach even greater heights through teamwork and collaboration."
MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Mahon, President First Team Real Estate, [email protected].
SOURCE First Team Real Estate