2012-07-24 / Front Page
Weichert receives awards from Community Builders and Remodelers Association of N.J.
Weichert New Homes was recognized with numerous honors at the Community Builders and Remodelers Association of New Jersey’s recent 2012 Awards of Excellence dinner held at the Sheraton Parsippany. Accolades included Sales Manager of the Year, Marketing Executive of the Year and Best Creative Marketing Support for a Special Promotion. Additionally, more than 20 Weichert, Realtors sales associates were added to the New Homes Million Dollar Sales Club for their outstanding sales records. Two new home builders represented by Weichert New Homes also achieved top awards from the Community Builders and Remodelers Association. Severino Homes and Communities received the dual awards of Community of the Year and Best Single-Family Home priced under $500,000 for Kingwood Manor in Kingwood Township. Lipoczky Brothers’ Amalfi model at Twin Brooks Estates in North Brunswick was named Best Single-Family Home of the Year priced from $500,000 to $750,000.
“The high levels of service we offer are clearly illustrated by the many awards Weichert received at the Awards of Excellence,” said John G. Udell, president of Weichert New Homes. “It was a great night that showcased the talents of our entire team, from our creative executives, affiliated builders and our outstanding sales associates. At every level we have some of the hardest working real estate professionals in the business, and I was proud to see them recognized for their achievements.”
In the Individual Achievement Category, Dave Richardson, regional sales manager for Weichert New Homes, was named Sales Manager of the Year at the Awards of Excellence. Colleen Meloro, the marketing vice president for Weichert New Homes, was named Marketing Executive of the Year. Weichert New Homes also won the Best Creative Marketing Support for Special Promotion award for their Builder’s Blowout Sale at Gateway Townhomes in Union Beach.
Award-winning Severino Homes and Communities is developing Kingwood Manor in Hunterdon County’s Kingwood Township, where luxury homes are surrounded by 57 rolling acres with country views. Property sizes ranging from three to seven acres are built on an idyllic green bordered by trees.
Lipoczky Brothers Inc. was recognized for their Twin Brook Estates in North Brunswick, a luxurious 24-home enclave located in the heart of central New Jersey. This neighborhood of single family homes presents Old World craftsmanship combined with cuttingedge building techniques.
Severino Homes and Communities and Lipoczky Brothers Inc. are just two of the scores of new homebuilders that rely on Weichert New Homes’ professional team of sales and marketing experts to publicize their communities. Weichert New Homes works in partnership with local Weichert offices to implement a strategic sales and marketing system. Recognizing that success is based on optimal sales production, Weichert New Homes invests in supporting onsite sales professionals with highly developed training, management, technology and consumer financing products. Along with the company’s nationally recognized website and expert marketing, this combination ensures that more prospective buyers are aware of the communities they represent and more buyers ultimately decide to call these new communities their home.
Among the top achievers recognized at the event are Weichert sales associates, Karen Lind of the Randolph office with Platinum level honors; Paul F. Stillwaggon of the Watchung office, Arlene Gonnella of the Short Hills office, Mary Beth Ponicall of the Warren office, Justin Wrobel of the West Orange office, Cynthia Freund of the Warren office, and Marlene Vegter of the Madison office were all recognized for Gold level achievement; David Weber of the Mountain Lakes office, Don Villane of the Westfield office, “Ray” Erins of the Sparta office, Beatrice Bloom of Princeton office, Catherine Kut of the Sparta office, Larry Lantz of the Bethlehem office, Libby Gerardo of the Livingston office, Sun An of the Alpine/Closter office and Carol Digraci of the Westfield office all received Silver level honors; and Sean T. Shallis of the Corporate Headquarters office, Laura VanDorsten of the Morristown East office, Denise Doran also of the Morristown East office, Hilda Frisco of the Wyckoff office, Pat Manfra of the New Homes office and Michael Lipari of the Bayonne office were all acknowledged with the Silver level of achievement.
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