Tampa Bay, FL (Aug. 25, 2014) – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group is pleased to announce that 10 sales executives have recently joined the firm. The announcement was made recently by Ginger McQuigg, VP of Residential Sales. These professionals have joined offices throughout the Tampa Bay area and are noted below.
Candace Lake – South Tampa office, 1529 South Dale Mabry, Tampa. Prior to becoming a sales executive Lake worked as an assistant to one of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group’s top sales producers. She also owned and managed a concierge service.
Kerry Estevez and Kerry Mitchell – North Tampa office, 15702 N. Dale Mabry, Tampa. A Tampa native, Estevez has been a real estate professional since 2010. She previously was an Acquisitions Editor/Author Liaison with Medallion Press. Mitchell’s real estate career spans more than 14 years. Originally from Baltimore, MD, she was responsible for developing and implementing a “Green Building Certification” that was taught to 5,000 REALTORS® in 17 board associations throughout the United States and was approved in 17 states for continuing education credits. She later established GreenEducationOnline.com and expanded her training focus to include the government and business community. She also managed two busy real estate offices in the Sarasota/Bradenton area.
Nina Hewitt – New Tampa office, 1830 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., Wesley Chapel. Originally from Massachusetts, Hewitt earned bachelor’s degrees in psychology and marketing. She has been a real estate professional since 2011 specializing in property management. She previously was a marketing manager for Whole Foods Market.
Alexis Woody – St. Pete Beach office, 6800 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach. Prior to real estate, Woody worked as a chef, wedding coordinator, bartender, travel counselor, and was a boat chief mate. She studied Culinary Arts at the University of Missouri and the Florida Culinary Institute. Throughout her career Woody has been recognized as a top tier salesperson in each sales position she has held.
Locksley Edwards – Brooksville office, 13161 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. Edwards has been a real estate professional since 2000. He was previously associated with Century 21 offices in Pasco County, FL, and in West Hempstead, NY. Prior to real estate, Edwards was a supervisor with Depository Trust and Clearing Corp. in New York, where he earned several awards for his ideas to improve production. He also earned an achievement and presentation award from Dale Carnegie.
Theo Zervas – East Lake office, 301 Woodlands Parkway, Oldsmar. Zervas’ background spans more than 25 years of advertising, sales and marketing experience with Berry Plastics, a major multidimensional plastic packaging company. During that time, she worked her way from sales associate to Vice President of National Sales.
Adam Highsmith – Brandon office, 3228 Lithia-Pinecrest Road, Valrico. Originally from Valrico, FL, Highsmith earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of South Florida. He has more than seven years of management experience in customer service. He most recently was a distribution supervisor with Cardinal Health in Tampa, FL.
Mike & Debi Rogers – Trinity office, 3126 Little Road, Trinity, FL. Mike Rogers has been a real estate professional since 2000 and was most recently associated with Charles Rutenberg Realty. He also owned a real estate company in Palm Harbor, FL. In addition to earning a bachelor’s degree in business administration, he earned a Master of Divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran, Rogers has also served as a pastor for more than 30 years. Debi earned degrees in humanities and Spanish and has more than 16 years of real estate experience. She also owned a specialty footwear company and has served as a missionary with the International Mission Board in Costa Rica and Venezuela.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group (formerly known as Prudential Tropical Realty) has 16 offices located throughout Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando counties. Locally owned and operated since 1959, the company offers residential, commercial, property management, relocation, home warranty, title, mortgage, and insurance services. For more information please visit the company website at www.bhhsfloridaproperties.com.