March 19, 2012 // Franchising.com // PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Effective March 15 and in keeping with Realogy's Feb. 27 press release, Richard A. Smith, Chief Executive Officer and President of Realogy Corporation, a global leader in real estate and relocation services, took on the additional role of Chairman of the Realogy Board of Directors.
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 is among the 2012 World's Most Ethical Companies recognized by the Ethisphere® Institute, a leading international business ethics think-tank. Realogy's 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 system members operate approximately 14,000 offices with 245,800 sales associates doing business in 101 countries and territories around the world. Realogy is owned by affiliates of Apollo Management, L.P., a subsidiary of Apollo Global Management, LLC, a leading global alternative asset manager.