Real estate thought leader Stefan Swanepoel and a team of industry insiders have released their first annual list of the 200 Most Powerful People in Real Estate. The 2013 Swanepoel Power 200 is one of the most comprehensive lists of powerful key decision makers, trailblazers, influencers and innovators in the residential real estate brokerage industry. Rankings are based on benchmarks and algorithms that take into account a number of factors including the individual’s personal influence, industry tenure, decision-making power, growth potential and other key contributions.
MRIS Chairman of the Board Jon Coile was named to the Power 200 for his contribution to the real estate industry in 2013. Coile, who is also CEO of Champion Realty, Inc., was a member of the MRIS Board of Directors and served on the MRIS Executive Committee and Investment Committee before becoming Chairman in 2013.
Along with Coile, the following leaders in the MRIS geographic footprint were recognized:
- Wesley Foster, Chairman and CEO, Long & Foster
- Jeff Detwiler, President and COO, Long & Foster
- Bob Goldberg, Senior VP, NAR
- Dale Ross, President and CEO, REALTORS® Property Resource and MRIS Co-founder
- Lawrence Yun, SVP & Chief Economist, NAR
- Charlie Bengel, CEO, Re/Max Allegiance
- Todd Hetherington, CEO, Century 21 New Millennium
- Guy Wolcott, Founder and CEO, Homesnap
Our CEO, David Charron, said of this list, “It is great to see so many of our colleagues in this region, including our own Chairman Jon Coile, recognized on this comprehensive list of real estate industry movers and shakers.”
Swanepoel ranked the influencers in nine different categories including residential franchises, brokerages, technology, trades, women, advisors, educators, media, social media and outsiders. Go here to see the full list.
MRIS Staff would also like to recognize David Charron for being named to this list as well. Congratulations David!