Pettingell Represents Sarasota, Florida at Global Luxury Real Estate Sales Summit

The number one real estate Coldwell Banker sales associate in Florida, Roger Pettingell on Longboat Key, was included in NRT LLC’s elite group of Coldwell Banker Previews International® associates for an NRT hosted global summit February 8 and 9 in Napa Valley California. Over $3 billion in luxury home sales by the top 35 Previews® Property Specialists were represented. Pettingell closed over $66.7 million in real estate in 2014, the number one Florida agent five of the last seven years.

Sarasota, FL, February 21, 2015 --( Roger Pettingell of Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s Longboat Key office, attended an exclusive conference for luxury real estate agents last week. On Feb. 8 and 9, NRT LLC hosted a Global Luxury Summit at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa in Napa Valley on behalf of Coldwell Banker Previews International®, the luxury marketing platform of Coldwell Banker®. The elite group of the top 35 Previews® Property Specialists—which represents over $3 billion in luxury home sales—was treated to an exclusive networking session and leading panel of experts who shared global luxury trends and an update on the state of the luxury real estate market.

Bruce Zipf, president and CEO, NRT LLC provided a brief overview of the national luxury landscape. Milton Pedraza, founder and CEO of the Luxury Institute, also led a panel session on servicing high-net-worth individuals with Alberto Milani, CEO of Buccellati Americas, Charles Winn, chief sales and marketing officer of Convergent Wealth Advisors and Ken Newman, regional sales director of Flex Jets. Ginette Wright, vice president of luxury marketing for NRT, and Dan Barnett, senior vice president of marketing for NRT, also shed light on all of the exciting new marketing resources offered to Previews specialists and their exclusive clients. For the finale, the group broke away for a special VIP dinner at Hamel Family Winery. Attendees walked away from the summit with a more comprehensive picture of the affluent market, a renewed sense of focus and stronger connections to their Previews counterparts who are based all over the world.

Pettingell was recently ranked as the number one Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate sales associate in the state of Florida for 2014. He has sold 95 properties over $1 million in the past five years, and has sold more listings over $1 million in Sarasota County than any other agent during that time period. Pettingell is also the number one Realtor in Sarasota and Manatee counties by sales volume.

Coldwell Banker Previews International® has been serving the needs of luxury home buyers and sellers since 1933 and is exclusively available to Coldwell Banker Real Estate and its 82,200 sales associates and 3,100 offices in 50 countries and territories around the globe. In 2013, Coldwell Banker® agents handled more than 20,000 transaction sides of homes priced at $1 million or more, with an average sales price of $1.86 million.
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