TROY, Mich. - Sept.15, 2014 // PRNewswire // - RE/MAX of Southeastern Michigan, the No. 1 real-estate brand in metro Detroit, today announces new leadership for the region. Effective immediately, Magnus Sublett will serve as chairman, CEO and majority partner. Sublett began his career with RE/MAX in 1991 and previously served as a minority partner for the region.
"I am honored to assume the title as chairman and CEO of RE/MAX of Southeastern Michigan," said Sublett. "I am committed to the growth and success of this region. We have many exciting plans in the works and will be certain to share when the time is right."
The region also announces the appointment of Joe Sabatini as regional manager. As regional manager, Sabatini oversees RE/MAX's day-to-day operations at the new regional office in Troy, Mich. Sabatini has more than 10 years experience with RE/MAX and is well established in the community. He currently serves on the Macomb County Board of Commissioners.
In addition, Pam Bellante has joined the region as communications manager and Doug Seley has joined as franchise development manager.
Currently, RE/MAX of Southeastern Michigan has more than 750 sales associates and 45 offices throughout metro Detroit. The new leadership team expects these numbers to increase as the RE/MAX brand grows and expands throughout the region. Three new franchises have already signed on within the last 30 days.
"The initial feedback from our brokers and agents has been extremely positive," said Sabatini. "They are excited about the recent changes and are on board with our commitment to growth and expansion."
"The dedication and talent of our brokers and agents is without question the reason for our success," continued Sublett. "Developing this team and giving them the tools and resources needed to take their businesses to the next level is a key priority."
The new regional office for RE/MAX of Southeastern Michigan is located in the Columbia Center at 201 West Big Beaver Road, Suite 110 in Troy, Mich. This is the first time RE/MAX has had a regional office presence in southeast Michigan since 2007.
A leader in metro Detroit real estate, RE/MAX of Southeastern Michigan covers Macomb, Monroe, Oakland and Wayne counties. With more than 750 sales associates and 45 offices, RE/MAX of Southeastern Michigan has helped hundreds of thousands of Michigan families with their home buying and selling needs. For more information, visit www.remax-detroit.com.
RE/MAX was founded in 1973 by Dave and Gail Liniger, with an innovative, entrepreneurial culture affording its agents and franchisees the flexibility to operate their businesses with great independence. Over 95,000 agents provide RE/MAX a global reach of more than 96 countries. Nobody sells more real estate than RE/MAX.
RE/MAX, LLC, one of the world's leading franchisors of real estate brokerage services, is a subsidiary of RE/MAX Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: RMAX).
With a passion for the communities in which its agents live and work, RE/MAX is proud to have raised more than $130 million for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals®, Susan G. Komen® and other charities.
For more information about RE/MAX, to search home listings or find an agent in your community, please visit www.remax.com.
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