NAPLES, Fla. (September 27, 2016) — Premier Sotheby’s International Realty has announced the addition of Jackie Rafferty to its leadership team as the brokerage’s new Public Relations and Communications Manager. Not only will she oversee the communications department, but will be responsible for corporate communications, media relations, press releases and content writing for the company.
A Boston native who hails from Beverly, Massachusetts, Jackie is an industry veteran with over 20 years of experience developing successful public relations strategies. She started her career at one of the largest Fortune 500 financial institutions in the country, where, as Vice President, she managed public relations, public affairs and corporate communications. She later went on to hold leadership roles for Massachusetts’ leading association for specialty contractors, The Boys and Girls Clubs, one of Old Naples’ premier shopping districts and a well-known Naples advertising agency.
“We are incredibly excited to have Jackie aboard and, knowing her extensive and comprehensive background, look forward to all she will bring to her department and the company as a whole,” Nicky Lutgert, vice president of marketing, wrote in a company-wide statement announcing the appointment.
About Premier Sotheby’s International Realty
Headquartered in Naples, Florida, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty has over 900 associates and employees in 37 locations throughout Florida and North Carolina. In 2016, the annual Real Trends 500 survey ranked the firm number 30 in its survey of the top U.S. residential sellers by volume, the highest ranking for a Florida-based brokerage. Premier Sotheby’s International Realty also benefits from an association with the storied Sotheby’s auction house, established in 1744. For more information, visit premiersothebysrealty.com.
Jackie Rafferty, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty, 239.213.2962, email@example.com