March 05, 2015 // Franchising.com // Madison, N.J. - ERA Real Estate, a leading global real estate franchisor, named affiliated real estate agent Denise Andres of ERA Landmark Real Estate in Bozeman, Mont., winner of the 2014 Brenda W. Casserly Memorial Award. Named after late ERA Real Estate president Brenda Casserly, the award is the brand’s highest honor for an independent sales associate and is presented annually to the system’s top all-around agent. Andres also received ERA’s Distinctive Properties Sapphire Award in recognition of her achievements in the luxury marketplace. In addition, Andres earned the coveted spot at ERA’s No.1 top producing real estate professional, capping off a sweep of ERA’s top agent awards.
Andres accepted the awards during the ERA Real Estate International Business Conference in Washington, D.C., held Feb. 15-18.
“Denise Andres serves as a remarkable role model not just for ERA Real Estate’s affiliated professionals, but for the entire industry. She has successfully leveraged the many innovative enhancements ERA has introduced to our members to amplify the brand’s value to consumers and her results have been impressive,” said Charlie Young, president and CEO of ERA Franchise Systems LLC. “From sales and year-over-year growth to customer satisfaction and excellent use of ERA tools and services, Denise delivers exceptional service with an unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction.”
“I couldn’t be more proud of Denise and her tremendous achievements that speak volumes about her professionalism, passion and market knowledge,” said Robyn Erlenbush, owner of ERA Landmark Real Estate. “For the past 17 years, she has been an invaluable member of our team and an outstanding representative for our firm.”
The Brenda W. Casserly Memorial Award for Top All-Around Sales Associate is based on the following criteria: total units closed, total adjusted gross commission, usage of technology tools, closings with the ERA Home Protection Plan®, participation in ERA Mortgage, participation in the ERA Select Services® Program and customer satisfaction survey results.
The ERA Distinctive Properties Sapphire Award recognizes sales associates who have distinguished themselves as a leader in the competitive luxury marketplace. Andres is recognized for her luxury market expertise and her successful sales record in properties priced among the top 10 percent of her market during 2014.
ERA Real Estate is an innovative franchising leader in the residential real estate industry with more than 40 years of experience in developing consumer-oriented products and services. The ERA network includes approximately 33,000 brokers and sales associates and approximately 2,300 offices throughout the United States and 34 countries and territories. Each office is independently owned and operated. ERA Real Estate is a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE:RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services.
SOURCE ERA Real Estate