Miami, Florida (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 - Janie Coffey, Director of Sales and Brand Experience for ONE Sotheby’s International Realty, has been named to Inman News’ list of the Top 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders in the Media, Blogging, Social Media, Marketing category.
The Inman 100 report, an annual list of the most influential real estate leaders, recognizes those who embody leadership, ingenuity, strength, conviction, power, persistence, perseverance and progress. Each year, individuals are honored in eight categories for their voices and actions that move the industry toward change. The report is published by Inman News, the leading source of independent real estate news for industry professionals and consumers.
Inman News recognized Coffey for making photography the cornerstone of ONE Sotheby’s International Realty’s marketing. From professional, high-end photography to Instagram and Pinterest, she utilized images to showcase the luxurious and often unique properties that are her specialty.
“We are delighted that Inman News has recognized Janie, a talented and dedicated professional who brings a combination of the latest technology and personal service to all of her endeavors,” said Beth Butler, President and COO of ONE Sotheby’s International Realty. “We congratulate her on this well deserved distinction.”
A certified general contractor and a licensed real estate broker, Coffey has been involved in all aspects of real estate, including development, construction and sales, since the late 1980s. A native of Virginia and a graduate of the University of Richmond, she spent several years in Washington D.C., then Germany, and has resided in Miami for more than 12 years.
“It is a privilege to be recognized among these accomplished professionals,” added Coffey. “This honor not only belongs to me, but to the entire ONE Sotheby’s International Realty team, which continually strives to provide our clients with the most innovative, global marketing resources and strategies, and most importantly, the highest quality of service.”
Coffey is the past president of CREW Miami, as well as the founder of the Miami Real Estate Tech Forum. She writes and speaks both locally and nationally on marketing and technology for real estate.
ONE Sotheby's International Realty is the fastest growing luxury real estate brokerage firm in South Florida. The firm has eight offices in Fort Lauderdale, Coral Gables, Miami Beach, Sunny Isles, Aventura, Brickell and Key Biscayne, and has recruited more than 300 agents in just four years. In 2012, ONE Sotheby’s International Realty achieved sales of more than $1.3 billion and was involved in six of Miami-Dade County’s 10 largest transactions last year, which ranged from $13.8 million to $47 million. Led by CEO Mayi De La Vega, the brokerage firm has realized a 30 percent growth year-over-year from 2011 and holds the majority market share of properties sold for over $1 million. An affiliate of the Sotheby's International Realty® brand, which currently has more than 12,800 sales associates throughout 660 offices in 47 countries and territories worldwide, ONE Sotheby's International Realty also benefits from an association with the venerable Sotheby's auction house, established in 1744. For more information, please visit http://www.onesothebysrealty.com.
Founded in 1976 to provide independent brokerages with a powerful marketing and referral program for luxury listings, the Sotheby’s International Realty network was designed to connect the finest independent real estate companies to the most prestigious clientele in the world. In February 2004, Realogy Corporation, a global provider of real estate and relocation services, entered into a long-term strategic alliance with Sotheby’s, the operator of the auction house. The agreement provided for the licensing of the Sotheby’s International Realty name and the development of a full franchise system by Realogy’s subsidiary, Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. Affiliations in the system are granted only to brokerages and individuals meeting strict qualifications. Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC supports its affiliates with a host of operational, marketing, recruiting, educational and business development resources. Franchise affiliates also benefit from an association with the venerable Sotheby’s auction house, established in 1744. For more information, visit http://www.sothebysrealty.com.
One Sotheby's International Realty, Inc.