January 10, 2014 // Franchising.com // Mississauga, ON – Leading researcher on real estate trends, Stefan Swanepoel announced the Swanepoel Power 200: The Most Powerful People in Residential Real Estate in 2013 (http://www.swanepoel.com/power200/) naming EXIT Realty Corp. International’s Chairman and Founder, Steve Morris, and CEO, Tami Bonnell among them.
In describing how the list was determined, Swanepoel said, "We decided to create benchmarks and algorithms that take into account the individual’s personal influence, his/her tenure in the industry, the office he or she holds, the decision-making power of said office, the financial resources of his or her company or organization, that company or organization’s significance and contribution to the industry, the company’s geographic reach, and his or her recent activities, growth and potential."
Morris, who founded EXIT Realty in 1996, was recognized as being "the mastermind behind the EXIT residual revenue sharing model," and Bonnell as "a 30+ year veteran of the real estate industry."
"It is an honor to be named among these great leaders," said Bonnell. "I am very fortunate to work with a company that helps to bring out the best in people."
Morris and Bonnell were also ranked among the Top 20 Most Powerful Real Estate Franchise Executives, Bonnell was included among the Top 20 Most Powerful Women in Residential Real Estate, and VP Technology and Innovation, Jeff Lobb was named among the Top 20 Most Influential People in Residential Real Estate Social Media.
EXIT is a proven real estate business model that has to-date, paid out more than a quarter billion dollars in single-level residual income - for agents, this means security, stability and direction; for agents' families, security in the form of beneficiary and retirement residuals. State-of-the-art technology including TORC, EXIT’s Total Office Resource Center, provides an integrated, end-to-end solution for today’s busy real estate professional. A portion of every transaction fee collected by EXIT International is applied to its charitable fund. To-date, more than $2 Million has been pledged to Habitat for Humanity. For more information, please visit www.exitrealty.com.
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