June 30, 2010 // Franchising.com // MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. – Jim Weichert, president and founder of Weichert, Realtors, and Jace Botti, head of residential sales, announced that James Weichert, Jr. has assumed the role of Regional Vice President, in addition to his existing responsibilities as Vice President. As Regional Vice President, Weichert will oversee the management and sales operations of three longstanding Weichert sales offices in Chatham, Madison and Summit, N.J.
"James has served in a number of increasingly important and strategic positions throughout the organization," said Jim Weichert. "His broad range of experience and vast knowledge of the real estate process will position him well to lead his offices to sales success."
In his role as Vice President, James will continue to assist in the management and strategic development of various Weichert companies including Weichert, Realtors and Weichert Lead Network, the company's Internet marketing arm.
Since joining the company, James Weichert, Jr. has held sales, marketing, and management positions at several Weichert companies. Most recently, he was responsible for managing the JMWeichertGroup, a division of Weichert New Homes that specializes in the research, marketing and sales of new urban, multi-family and resort communities.
Weichert is a graduate of Harvard University where he graduated magna cum laude and completed additional coursework at Harvard Graduate School of Design and Harvard Business School.
Weichert has nearly 18,000 sales associates in more than 500 company-owned and franchised sales offices in key markets throughout the U.S. A family of full-service real estate and financial services companies, Weichert helps customers buy and sell both residential and commercial real estate, and streamlines the delivery of mortgages and home and title insurance. For more information, Weichert's customer service center can be reached at 1-800-USA-SOLD or at Weichert's Web site, www.weichert.com. Each Weichert franchised office is independently owned and operated.