June 05, 2013 // Franchising.com // KANSAS CITY, Mo. – United Country Real Estate, headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., recently announced the appointment of Shawn Terrel of Smithville, Mo., as international director of the firm’s Oil and Gas Mineral Specialty Property Group Division. In this new role, Terrel will act as United Country’s subject matter expert in all matters pertaining to oil and gas mineral rights and transactions.
“When United Country management spots true talent, we jump on the chance to offer those experts the opportunity to fill exciting and challenging roles within our team,” said Dan Duffy, chief executive officer of United Country. “Shawn is uniquely equipped to take charge of the oil and gas mineral sector of United Country’s various Specialty Property Groups. He has an exceptional aptitude for the minerals business, as well as a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with the brokers, associates, buyers and sellers worldwide.”
Shawn is also the chief operations officer of www.MineralMarketing.Com, which he founded with his brother, Shane Terrel. In just the past two years, the company has assisted farmers, ranchers and other mineral owners lease and/or sale several hundred thousand of acres of minerals across the U.S., through their proprietary oil & gas mineral marketing systems. MineralMarketing.Com is a leading individual client-based marketing company that generates competition in the oil and gas mineral rights leasing and sales marketplace.
“We believe that competition creates opportunities for success and is the means by which all business improves itself,” Shane said. “We create healthy competition without sacrificing integrity. As professionals in our industry, we realize that we are at our best when forced to compete. For this very reason, we welcome the opportunity to compete for our clients business and their trust.”
“Transacting oil and gas minerals is quite unlike any other marketplace,” Shawn said. “It requires a specific level of industry expertise and product knowledge to effectively get sales closed. The oil and gas industry moves at a rapid rate, and we pride ourselves on staying at the front of industry transitions, emerging technologies and market conditions. I’m excited to be working with our United Country team members in nearly 550 offices across the U.S., as we navigate those waters together.”
For more information about purchasing or selling oil or mineral rights, visit www.UnitedCountry.com, or contact Shawn Terrel at 800-999-1020 ext. 237 or email@example.com.
United Country Real Estate is the largest fully integrated network of conventional and auction real estate professionals in the United States. The company has been an innovator in marketing oil and mineral rights since 1925. United Country supports nearly 550 offices across the U.S., Costa Rica, Panama and resort areas of Mexico, with a unique, comprehensive marketing program that includes one of the largest portfolios of property marketing websites (more than 3,500 separate sites and traffic of approximately 3 million visitors per month), multiple United Country real estate catalogs and third-party lifestyle magazines with national distribution, an extensive buyer database and other national advertising of local properties that reaches more than 90 million homes per week. United Country has recently been recognized by Franchise Business Review, AllBusiness.com, The Land Report, Entrepreneur and The Wall Street Journal as one of the top U.S. real estate companies.
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