EXIT Realty Corp. International proudly honored outstanding brokerage leadership recently at the company’s annual Convention held at the Disneyland® Hotel in Anaheim, California. The awards ceremony was a highlight of the event presided over by EXIT’s Founder and Chairman, Steve Morris, Co-Chair, Tami Bonnell, CEO – Canada, Joyce Paron, and CEO – USA, Craig Witt.
Broker of the Year – Canada – Maggie Tessier, EXIT Realty Matrix, Brokerage, ON
Joining EXIT Realty in its infancy in 1997, Maggie is a veteran, well-respected leader. “Inspiring and relentless, with a heart of gold – this is Maggie,” says Joyce. “Straight-shooting and kind, hard-working and fun, her vision and leadership have inspired everyone around her to climb and conquer the mountains of their dreams.”
The real estate professionals at EXIT Realty Home & Ranch are known for their community minded service including raising thousands of dollars for Achuleta Seniors Inc., a senior citizen center, and Seeds of Learning, a children’s education center. “Shelley, Jessica and Nick were recognized as our Brokers of the Year for the western USA due to their leadership, vision and strong desire to be the best-in-class as a brokerage,” says Craig. “Leadership in real estate means being alert to changing markets, trends and attracting the best individuals with a passion to learn, grow and serve. These three demonstrate that daily and we are excited to see what they do next.”
Broker of the Year – Central USA – Roger Jenisch, EXIT Realty Redefined, IL
Roger is a real estate veteran with more than 35 years of experience. He joined EXIT Realty in 2014 as a sales representative and has been an owner since 2016. “Roger has expanded his footprint in the greater Chicago area by strategic growth through acquisitions of offices and agents which is a clear indication that his leadership is not only desired but attractive to aspiring agents in his market,” says Craig. “His relentless pursuit of creating the finest environments to nurture real estate professionals will catapult him and his associates into seizing even more opportunities over the next year.”
Broker of the Year – East USA – Jeff Mistretta, EXIT Realty Achieve, EXIT Realty Premier, NY
A veteran real estate salesperson, Jeff joined EXIT Realty Achieve from another brand in 2015, rapidly taking on management responsibilities. In 2021 he became an owner of the company and 2022, he expanded his ownership to include EXIT Realty Premier in Massapequa. “Jeff continues to grow and develop as a leading businessperson in his area. His attention to detail and desire to serve his agents has proven to not only attract great talent, but it also creates a loyalty that translates into strong retention,” says Craig. “His enthusiasm and positive attitude are contagious and will continue to lead him to new and greater opportunities for expansion.”