January 29, 2014 // Franchising.com // Jim Weichert, president and founder of Weichert, Realtors, announced that his son, James Weichert Jr., will be joining him as co-president of Weichert, Realtors. In his new role, Weichert Jr. will be responsible for growing the business of Weichert, Realtors, while providing its customers with an exceptional, full-service experience through Weichert’s mortgage, title and insurance companies.
"As co-presidents, James and I will work closely with our head of residential sales, Jacelyn Botti, and with Steve Adamo, our president of Weichert Financial Services, both of whom have proven themselves as successful leaders in their fields," said Weichert. "I look forward with great pride and pleasure to working side by side with James as he continues to develop the astute business sense and strategic outlook that have already provided important perspective to our operations throughout the company."
Throughout his career, Weichert Jr. has served in a number of increasingly important and strategic positions throughout the organization, beginning as a sales associate in the Jersey City/Exchange Place office of Weichert, Realtors. He consequently joined Weichert New Homes, where he significantly increased its representation of larger, urban-oriented residential developments. In his next role, Weichert Jr. successfully held the critical role of regional vice president, overseeing the management and sales operations of three longstanding Weichert sales offices. After that, he worked in the office of the chief financial officer, where he gained a deeper understanding of the company’s internal operations. Most recently, Weichert Jr. led the company’s efforts to identify and develop future sales leaders, dramatically increasing the depth of the company’s management bench. Throughout all of these assignments, he worked closely with his father in learning all of the businesses comprising the Weichert Family of Companies.
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Since 1969, Weichert, Realtors has grown from a single office into one of the nation’s leading providers of homeownership services by putting its customers first. A family of full-service real estate and financial services companies, Weichert helps customers buy and sell both residential and commercial real estate, and streamlines the delivery of mortgages and home and title insurance. Weichert leverages its customer website, www.weichert.com, one of the most visited real estate websites in the nation, to help families and individuals realize the dream of homeownership through quick and easy access to listing information and the services of its real estate professionals nationwide.
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