Howard Perry and Walston Foundation Names President

Raleigh, NC, July 25, 2007 --( Eb Moore, CEO of Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston, has announced that Meredith Morgan, senior marketing manager of Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston, has been named president of the HPW Foundation. The HPW Foundation, formed in the late 1990s by Don Walston, serves as a forum for sales associates and employees to support charitable and nonprofit organizations in their local communities. In this role, Morgan will oversee the foundation and support such endeavors as Habitat for Humanity, the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and the Frankie Lemmon Foundation.

“I am honored to be named president of the HPW Foundation,” said Morgan. “It is an integral part of our company, providing opportunities for our associates and employees to give back to the communities in which we live.”

About The HPW Foundation:
Don Walston, one of Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston’s founders, formed the HPW Foundation in the late 1990’s so that sales associates and employees could have a forum, through the company, for serving the communities in which they live. Since its inception, the HPW Foundation has given more than $200,000 to local, not-for-profit organizations to benefit countless individuals throughout the Triangle. Recipients have included Habitat for Humanity, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, The Frankie Lemmon Foundation and area rescue missions. In addition to charitable and non-profit organizations, the HPW Foundation makes donations as needs occur. Funds have been contributed to assist families affected by devastation from natural disasters, including the excessive hurricane and flood damage that has affected our state in recent years.

About Coldwell Banker Howard Perry And Walston:
Howard Perry, an established builder, and Don Walston, a real estate entrepreneur, formed Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston in 1972. Today the company has over 700 real estate professionals, 13 sales offices, the area’s premier new homes division, a mortgage company, insurance services division, title company, an award winning relocation division, a growing Concierge home services division, the area’s number one real estate school, and the state’s number one real estate Web site. The company has become the largest full-service residential real estate company in the Triangle and one of the leading realty firms in the nation, with more than 11,000 transactions a year and almost $3 billion in sales. In 2006, Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston was recognized among the 50 fastest growing private companies in the Triangle by the Triangle Business Journal. For more information about Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston visit their Web site at

Patty Briguglio
MMI Associates, Inc.

Coldwell Banker Howard Perry And Walston
Patty Briguglio