January 28, 2010 // Franchising.com // PARSIPPANY, N.J. -- Century 21 Real Estate LLC, the franchisor of the world's largest residential real estate sales organization, today announced the appointment of James Ramsay as senior vice president, franchise sales.
In his most recent role as senior vice president, field services for the CENTURY 21® System, Ramsay is credited with reorganizing and streamlining the service organization, renewing 97% of eligible companies and rolling out several key initiatives focused on incremental growth.
Since joining the company in 2000, Ramsay has held several leadership positions including director of marketing, national director of broker relations, then vice president, franchise support prior to becoming senior vice president, field services.
"The CENTURY 21 brand is poised for strong growth," said Tom Kunz, president and chief executive officer of Century 21 Real Estate LLC. "I am confident that Jim's talent, experience and deep knowledge of the CENTURY 21 System make him ideally suited to lead our franchise growth strategy."
Ramsay is a native of Dix Hills, N.Y., and a graduate of Cortland State University.
Century 21 Real Estate LLC is the franchisor of the world's largest residential real estate sales organization, providing comprehensive training, management, administrative and marketing support for the CENTURY 21 System. The System is comprised of more than 7,800 independently owned and operated franchised broker offices in 67 countries and territories worldwide. Century 21 Real Estate LLC is a subsidiary of Realogy Corporation, a global provider of real estate and relocation services.