RISMedia's Real Estate Magazine

MAY 2016

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RISMedia's REAL ESTATE May 2016 21 {Executive Appointments} HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affliate, recently announced that Alon Chaver has joined HomeServices as chief information offcer. In this newly created role, Chaver will be responsible for strategic plan- ning and business development, and will champion the process of gathering, analyzing and integrating data across all platforms to further maximize the consumer experience, meet business goals and gain com- petitive advantage. Chaver is well- known within the real estate industry and brings nearly 20 years of prod- uct innovation and leadership experi- ence. Weichert, Realtors announced the promotions of Robyn Barone, Joe Cubias and Jim Madl to three brand-new regional vice presi- dent positions. To support this expan- sion, various company-owned residential sales offces within these areas have been realigned to better support Weichert's valued customers. Barone, who was previously the manager for Weichert, Realtors' Sum- mit offce, is responsible for Weichert's offces in New Jersey's Essex and Union counties and parts of Ber- gen and Morris counties. Cubias, who also serves as manager for Weichert, Real- tors' Fort Lee offce, now oversees additional offces in New Jersey's Ber- gen and Passaic counties and parts of Hudson and Morris counties. Madl, who is also the manager for Weichert, Realtors' Bethlehem offce, now over- sees additional offces in parts of Somerset and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey and the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania. Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® has named two prominent industry brokers to its board of directors. Carol Bul- man , chief executive of- fcer and president of Jack Conway & Company in Norwell, Mass., and Ron Stader , president and co-owner of CIR Realty in Calgary, Alberta, Can- ada, join the 13-person board. The board of directors provides guidance and leadership for the global com- munity of 500-plus market-leading real estate frms, which produce over one million annual home sale transactions. Bulman and Stader join an ac- complished group of brokers on the board, including Chairman Pat Ri- ley (Allen Tate Company, Charlotte, N.C.); Immediate Past Chairman Robert Sibcy (Sibcy Cline REAL- TORS®, Cincinnati, Ohio); Vice Chair- man Joe Horning (Shorewest REAL- TORS®, Brookfeld, Wis.); Secretary Dan Elsea (Real Estate One, South- feld, Mich.); Treasurer Harold Crye (Crye-Leike REALTORS®, Memphis, Tenn.); Jeffrey S. Detwiler (Long & Foster Real Estate, Chantilly, Va.); Howard W. (Hoby) Hanna IV (Howard Hanna Real Estate Services, Cleve- land, Ohio); Chris Meyers (Houli- han Lawrence Real Estate, Armonk, N.Y.); Ron Peltier (HomeServices of America, Minneapolis, Minn.); Diane Ramirez (Halstead Property, New York, N.Y.); and William Watson, Jr. (Watson Realty Corp., Jacksonville, Fla.). Bulman and Stader succeed 18-year board veterans and long- time contributors Michael T. Rob- inson (Weichert, Realtors, Morris Plains, N.J.) and Michael Saunders (Michael Saunders & Company, Sarasota, Fla.). The Realogy Franchise Group recently announced the promotion of Jamie Wilson to president and chief executive offcer of its subsidiary, ZipRealty . Wilson is a 16-year veteran of ZipRealty, and has served as senior vice president for technology since 2013. Under Wilson's leadership, ZipRealty developed the proprietary ZAP SM technology platform and seamless digital experience that Realogy is currently deploying to its franchisees. Lanny Baker, who served as ZipRealty's CEO for the last six years, will remain with the Realogy Franchise Group's parent company, Realogy Holdings Corp., as a digital technology advisor to Richard Smith, Realogy's chairman, chief executive offcer and president. RE For more executive happenings, please visit www.rismedia.com.

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