December 15, 2010 // Franchising.com // PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Realogy Corporation, the largest provider of real estate and relocation services in the United States, is pleased to announce that eight of its executives were named to the Inman 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders 2010 list. Realogy executives, including President and CEO Richard A. Smith, made up eight of the 24 industry leaders listed in the Brokerage category.
Realogy executives named to the top-100 list include:
"Realogy's ongoing leadership position in the real estate industry is a reflection of the individual leaders who have managed our brands and business units through a challenging market in 2010," said Smith. "We look forward to continued growth and innovation under their stewardship in the future."
The Inman 100, an annual list of the 100 Most Influential People in Real Estate, recognizes those power brokers, thought leaders, experts, insiders, and visionaries who influence the real estate industry with their words, actions, insight and innovations. Individuals on the list were selected after a nomination process and an Inman News editorial review. Inman News is a leading industry news site.
Realogy Corporation, a global provider of real estate and relocation services, has a diversified business model that includes real estate franchising, brokerage, relocation and title services. Realogy's world-renowned brands and business units include Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate, CENTURY 21®, Coldwell Banker®, Coldwell Banker Commercial®, The Corcoran Group®, ERA®, Sotheby's International Realty®, NRT LLC, Cartus and Title Resource Group. Collectively, Realogy's franchise systems have approximately 14,700 offices and 267,000 sales associates doing business in 100 countries and territories around the world. Headquartered in Parsippany, N.J., Realogy is owned by affiliates of Apollo Management, L.P., a leading private equity and capital markets investor.