RISMEDIA, August 15, 2012–Prudential Network Realty recently celebrated 24 years of real estate excellence with a special surprise party to honor Founder, President and CEO Linda Sherrer for her leadership, vision, integrity and commitment to the company and the Northeast Florida region.
The festivities honoring Sherrer took place at Epping Forest Yacht Club, which was the company’s first office location when the real estate firm opened its doors for business on Aug. 15, 1988. During the event, Prudential Network Realty professionals shared favorite memories and much laughter. In Sherrer’s honor, everyone dressed up in hats, costumes and one of Sherrer’s personal favorites, feather boas. Dressing up for events is a time-honored tradition at Prudential Network Realty. Whether it is the annual awards celebration or convention, Sherrer leads the way with a unique flair.
“Our company’s success is a direct reflection of Linda’s vision, mission and high standards, which is why Prudential Network Realty continues to significantly outpace the market and attract the best and brightest professionals in the business,” said Christy Budnick, executive vice president of residential real estate, Prudential Network Realty. “Linda’s fun, inspirational leadership style creates an environment where every member of our team knows their work is valued and appreciated. She has recently further invested in the company, demonstrating her confidence in our team and in the future.”
Sherrer, who owns 70 percent of Prudential Network Realty, is at the forefront of her company’s culture and held in high esteem in all segments of the real estate industry as well as with her dedicated team at Prudential Network Realty. They have endless praise and accolades for Sherrer.
“Linda has a unique ability to see strength in others and help them develop their talents to support and strengthen others. She ensures that the team atmosphere comes from the top,” said Broker/Manager Sheron Willson of the company’s Avondale/San Marco offices.
Under Sherrer’s leadership, Prudential Network Realty has experienced tremendous success. The company consistently outpaces the Northeast Florida market statistics.
“Since first meeting with Linda in 1991, my life and my family’s life have been forever changed,” said Prudential Network Realty IT Director Tom Jensen.
Sherrer is driven by innovation and service, and defined by her passion, authenticity and excellence.
“Linda is a perfect example of a successful and caring leader. I am so fortunate to be a member of the Prudential Network Realty family that she has created,” said Broker/Manager Andy Fletcher of the company’s Mandarin office.
Sherrer likes to empower others by providing better service and information, and truly values forming meaningful long-term relationships with both colleagues and clients.
“Linda is the best mentor I could have ever asked for,” said Prudential Network Realty Director of Relocation and REO Services Linda Lindenmoyer.
This year, Prudential Network Realty has experienced its strongest first and second quarters in closed home sales in five years and is on track to deliver even greater success in the third quarter.
“As our company begins a new chapter, we know our favorite ‘author,’ Linda Sherrer, will continue to write new story lines that will make us stretch, make us laugh, make us proud and position our company for continued greatness,” said Prudential Network Realty Senior Vice President Carol Hill.
When asked about Prudential Network Realty’s long-term success, Sherrer is quick to attribute the company’s accomplishments and achievements to her passionate team.
“Our incredibly talented sales associates, broker/managers, department heads and staff set us apart, and truly are responsible for our success,” Sherrer said. “It is the commitment and quality of our people that have positioned us as the industry leader. I have never felt more confident in the company or where it is headed.”
About Prudential Network Realty
Prudential Network Realty is an independently owned and operated franchise of Brookfield Residential Property Services (Brookfield). Since 1988, Founder, President and CEO Linda H. Sherrer has led a team of more than 300 real estate professionals in eight branch offices in the buying and selling of residential property throughout Northeast Florida. The company also operates a corporate REO and relocation division, a builder sales and marketing division, a title company and a referral company, and is in partnership with Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. During the past decade, the company has sold more than 25,000 homes valued at more than $7 billion.
Brookfield is a leading global provider of real estate and relocation services, analytics and knowledge. Brookfield is North America’s third largest residential real estate brokerage business and the second largest provider of global relocation services. Through its real estate brands, Brookfield has a network of approximately 80,000 sales professionals and 2,800 brokerage locations.
More information is available at www.PrudentialNetworkRealty.com.