RISMEDIA, May 15, 2007-David Franzetta has been named chairman and partner for Prudential Arizona Properties. Franzetta will provide expertise with company operations, corporate finances, as well as strategic planning, and will chair meetings of the Member Board for Prudential Arizona Properties. Most recently, Franzetta was a principal of Interchange Associates, Inc., an international think tank and research-based consulting firm.
Franzetta is an experienced financial manager with strong leadership capabilities demonstrated over a nearly 30-year career in a complex operational environment with multi-faceted demands. Until his retirement in December 2003, Franzetta served as vice chairman for Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services. In this role, he oversaw the infrastructure and administrative support functions of the company, including: Information Technology, Business Systems, Finance, Law, Risk Management, Innovation & Quality, and Corporate Services.
According to Margaret Dixon, president and CEO of Prudential Arizona Properties, “David Franzetta is a highly respected leader in the real estate industry and will be a valued asset to the company. David will help lead us to new levels in our growth efforts in sales, acquisitions and presence in the community.”
Dixon says, “David’s wide-ranging experience spans the life insurance industry, property and casualty insurance (Prudential Reinsurance) and investment management (Prudential Investment Corporation) which will make a significant contribution to our company.”
Franzetta received his M.B.A. degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University, New Jersey, and his Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University.
Prudential Arizona Properties has 12 offices and over 450 sales associates, is the largest Prudential affiliate in Arizona and the 35th largest in the nation. The firm is also the number one residential real estate company in the Valley according to Ranking Arizona Magazine.
For more information, call 480-505-6274 or visit www.pruaz.com.