SARASOTA, FL (July 29, 2019) – Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate has named Linda Ash as the new branch manager of the company’s Sarasota Central office, where she will lead approximately 54 independent sales associates.
Ash, originally from Memphis, Tennessee, holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from Troy State University and a master’s degree in education from the University of Memphis. She brings 19 years of successful management and real estate experience working in both residential and new construction. She earned “Rookie of the Year” with Prudential Collins-Maury in Memphis, Tennessee and as team leader with Watson Realty in Ponte Vedra, Florida built production to over $20 million in three years. Prior to real estate, Linda served as regional sales director and director of distance learning for Scholastic Education. Ash also formed the Tennessee state chapter for the United States Distance Learning Association where she served as President.
“I’m truly excited and looking forward to my role as branch manager for such an incredibly dynamic and talented group of sales associates,” said Ash. “My experience in recruiting, business planning and providing professional development will be very helpful in supporting the Sarasota Central office.”
“We are excited to welcome Linda to the Coldwell Banker network. Her leadership, business expertise and commitment to excellent customer service for all of our clients will be a tremendous asset to Coldwell Banker,” said Clark Toole, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate in Florida.
About Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate
Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate is a leading full-service residential real estate brokerage company with approximately 80 offices and approximately 6,000 affiliated agents serving Central Florida, Flagler, Brevard, Palm Beach, Southeast and Southwest Florida, Tampa Bay and the Panhandle. Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate is part of NRT LLC, the nation’s largest residential real estate brokerage company in sales volume. For more information, visit ColdwellBankerHomes.com.