Broker Exchange

The Real Deal

Aug. 1, 2011

"NestSeekers International
Regis Roumila, previously of Keller Williams, joined the firm with team members Katherine Gale and Alexander Quvus. Other new hires include Audrey Yamaoka, formerly of Sumitomo, and Eran Elhanani, previously a partner at the Galleria Group. "


Residential

A.C. Lawrence & Company

Dean Dunbar has been hired as managing director to head the firm's relocation division. He was previously at Bond New York.

City Connections Realty
The firm hired three new agents: Judy Kassin, previously of Fenwick Keats; Jay Colbert, formerly a vice president at Helmsley Spear; and Chris Halliburton, previously of Warburg Realty.

Fox Residential Group
Jill Silvers has joined the firm as an associate broker following a brief hiatus outside of New York. In 1990, she founded the Manhattan-based real estate firm JR Silvers, which was later acquired by Coldwell Banker. Marie Towers has joined the firm's townhouse division as an associate broker. She was previously with Halstead Marketing and William B. May. Laura Grazewski has joined the firm as a salesperson after spending four years in the financial services industry.

Keller Williams NYC
Natalie Baghdadi has joined the firm as associate broker for the Bracha Group. She previously held the same position at Prudential Douglas Elliman. Parish Pradhan, formerly a sales and rental agent at the Corcoran Group, joined the firm as a licensed sales agent.

NestSeekers International
Regis Roumila, previously of Keller Williams, joined the firm with team members Katherine Gale and Alexander Quvus. Other new hires include Audrey Yamaoka, formerly of Sumitomo, and Eran Elhanani, previously a partner at the Galleria Group.

RealDirect
Audrey Binkowski has joined the firm as director of marketing. She was previously a partner at Large Media.

Stribling & Associates
Brendon DeSimone, formerly of Paragon Real Estate Group in San Francisco, has joined the firm as a vice president in the Tribeca office.

The Trump Organization
Kathy Kaye joined the organization as executive vice president of sales. Kaye was most recently an executive vice president of sales at Sotheby's International Realty.

Commercial

Handler Real Estate Organization
Ken Abelson has been hired as senior managing director of Third Party Management, the firm's management division. He previously served as director of marketing at William B. May.

Murray Hill Properties
Diana Rau Siegal and Stephanie Aldrink, previously with First New York Realty, have joined the firm. Siegal will serve as an executive managing director, and Aldrink has been hired as director.

SL Green Realty
Jason Black has been promoted to the newly created position of director of sustainability. Black was formerly director of architectural services at the company.

Winoker Realty
Roy Somwaru and David Simon have joined the firm as directors, and Bill Viverito has been hired as an associate director.

Compiled by Russell Steinberg



Audrey Yamaoka Audrey Yamaoka
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
Katherine Gale Katherine Gale
Licensed Sales Associate
Alexander Quvus Alexander Quvus
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker as "Alexander Phillip Quvus"
Regis Roumila Regis Roumila
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker