DANBURY, Conn., March 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartus Corporation, a leading provider of employee relocation solutions, held its annual Cartus Broker Network International Conference March 8-11, 2016 at the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort and Spa, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Cartus is a worldwide leader in employee relocation solutions.
The event culminated in an awards ceremony during which the Network's most prestigious honor, the Cartus Broker Network Masters Cup, was awarded to Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston.
The Masters Cup is presented annually to the Cartus Network broker who has demonstrated exceptional quality standards, surpassed goals, delivered outstanding service, and outperformed metrics in key areas such as effective marketing, inventory management, and conversion. Don Walston, Owner, and Nancy Harner, Senior Vice President, Corporate Relocation Services, accepted the award on behalf of the firm, which is headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., and has served the Triangle region for more than 40 years.
"We are proud to recognize Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston as winner of the Cartus Broker Network Masters Cup for 2016," said Gerald Pearce, Cartus executive vice president, Broker Services and Affinity Services. "Putting our 2016 theme, 'Partnering Together,' into practice means that our brokers treat every referral as a new opportunity to provide an exceptional customer experience. Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston has proven itself totally dedicated to achieving the excellence we value so highly in our Network members."
Representing 785 firms of the top-performing brokers across the country, the Cartus Broker Network provides real estate services to clients and customers of Cartus' affinity, corporate, and government clients. In 2015, Cartus and the Cartus Broker Network closed sales of nearly 100,000 properties, representing sales volume of more than $28 billion, on behalf of Cartus clients and Network members.
"Our conference attendees represented the best of the Cartus Broker Network, as demonstrated by the results we saw last year," added Denise Porter, senior vice president, Cartus Broker Services. "Their stellar performance continues to strengthen our Network each and every year."
The conference brought together over 700 Cartus Broker Network members from the United States and the United Kingdom for a dynamic event that included an awards celebration as well as an agenda of interactive workshops, roundtable discussions, and executive presentations. In addition to Pearce and Porter, conference speakers included Richard A. Smith, chairman, CEO, and president of Realogy Holdings Corp., and Cartus President and CEO, Kevin Kelleher.
About Cartus Broker Network
The Cartus Broker Network in the United States includes 785 residential real estate brokerage firms with approximately 3,700 offices and 108,000 affiliated agents. The Cartus Broker Network in Canada was comprised of approximately 340 firms with 580 offices and more than 11,200 agents.
For more than 60 years, Cartus has provided trusted guidance to organizations of all types and sizes that require global relocation solutions. Cartus serves more than half of the Fortune 50 and in 2015 moved employees into and out of 185 countries, providing the full spectrum of relocation services, including language and intercultural training. Cartus is part of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services. To find out how our greater experience, reach, and hands-on guidance can help your company, visit www.cartus.com; read our blog; or click www.realogy.com for more information.
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