The Greater San Diego Association of REALTORS (SDAR) honored San Diegoâ€™s top real estate producers and members who exemplify excellence at their annual â€œCircle of Excellenceâ€ award gala on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Â Pacific Sothebyâ€™s International Realtyâ€™s Mark Marquez, Manager of the companyâ€™s Inland Corridor office was honored with the 2016 Manager of the Year Award of Excellence.
The Award of Excellence recognizes those who have exemplified outstanding service to their clients, community, the association, and the real estate community as a whole. Each of the honorees reflects the highest ethics, integrity, and professional standards of the individuals who are members of SDAR. Nearly 100 nominations were submitted for the awards.
â€œMark is truly deserving of this honor.Â He is an integral part of our growth and success in Inland North County,â€ according to Steve Games, Chairman of the Board, Pacific Sothebyâ€™s Realty. â€œHis knowledge and experience, combined with his genuine love of our industry and desire to see each of our agents grow and succeed, has created a positive team dynamic among the agents in his office and has affected the success of the whole entire company.â€
2016 also marked the inception of the SDARâ€™s â€œRecognition of Excellenceâ€ award. The award was created to recognize the top 1% of real estate professionals in San Diego County for production as an individual or team with a minimum of 15 units sold and $15 million in sales. Pacific Sothebyâ€™s International Realty agents had a strong showing at the event and the company would like to recognize the following agents who were honored:
Â PLATINUM INDIVIDUAL (Individuals selling more than $50M or 40 units)
Marie Jo Atkins, Scott Aurich, Eric Iantorno, Seth Oâ€™Byrne, Deniese Ossey
PLATINUM TEAM (Teams selling at least 100 units)
David Schroedl & Associates, The Huff Team, K. Ann Brizolis & Associates, Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â The LOTZOF Group
Â GOLD INDIVIDUAL (Individuals selling at least $25-50M or 25 units)
Marguerite Apostolas, Todd Armstrong, Casey Cooke, Lindsay Dunlap, Cathy Gilchrist-Colmar, Stephanie Jezek, Laura Lothian, Craig Lotzof, Gary Massa, Debbie McCauley, Jim McInerney, Donna Medrea, Neda Nourani, Clinton Selfridge, Jenniffer Taylor, Valerie Upham, Scott Voak, Carolyn Yarbrough
Â GOLD TEAM (Teams selling 70-99 units)
Anderson White & Associates, Dan Conway & Associates, Inc.
Â SILVER INDIVIDUAL (Individuals selling at least $15-24M or 15 units)
Jay Becker, Jenn Blake, Paul Caparas, Cynthia Caricchio, Michael Chious, Patty Contreras, Sara Driscoll, Kim Drusch, Celeste Dunn, Paul Ferrell, Gerri-Lynn Fives, Elaine Gallagher, April Halvarson, Shannon Itzaina, Nicole N. Klopp, Dawn Leahy, Vincent Morris, Jeff Nix, Carlos Pastrana, Mary S. Raser, Ria Scoma, Richelle Szczygiel, Gina Vreeburg, Gary Wildeson
Â SILVER TEAM (Teams selling 45-69 units)
Denny Oh & Associates, Greenwald/Gerke REALTORSÂ®, Scott-Finn and Associates
â€œWe are very proud of our agents who received the 2016 Recognition of Excellence recognition as we are very proud of each andÂ every one of our Pacific Sothebyâ€™s InternationalÂ Realty agents who work tirelessly to ensure their clients receive the best possible service, marketing exposure and results,â€ says Brian Arrington, CEO, Pacific Sothebyâ€™s Realty.