Clark Halstead, the founder and co-chairman of Halstead Property, was honored with The Legacy Award at the company's annual meeting at Cipriani 42nd Street last week.
Nearly 1,000 agents from New York, the Hamptons, New Jersey and Connecticut turned out to hear presentations by president Diane M. Ramirez and William Lie Zeckendorf and David Burris, co-chairmen of Terra Holdings (the parent company of Halstead Property) as well as Stephen Kliegerman, president of Halstead Property Development Marketing, the firm's MarTech Division and chief economist, Greg Heym.
The meeting ended with an awards presentation to Halstead's top agents, as well as recognition of loyalty to the firm by agents and staff.
Richard Orenstein won the award for Top Broker of the Year in New York and New Jersey, as well as top Rental Deal in New York and New Jersey.
Jay Overbye won the award for Most Sales Deals closed in Development Marketing.
For the Most Sales Deals Closed in New York and New Jersey, the winner was Brian Lewis from the West Side Office. Brian also won the award for Listing Broker of the Year in New York and New Jersey.
The Most Rental Deals Closed Award in New York and New Jersey went to Senad Ahmetovich in the East Side Office.
In Connecticut, the Top Realtor of the Year Award was shared by Eileen Hanford from the Darien office and Mary Higgins from the New Canaan office. Eileen Hanford was also awarded with the Most Sales Deals Closed Award, Most Rental Deals Closed Award and the Listing Realtor of the Year Award.
The Broker of the Year Award in each of the Halstead offices throughout the tri-state area included: Louise Phillips Forbes in the Park Avenue Office; Brian Lewis in the West Side office; Janet Weiner in the Village office; Richard Orenstein in the SoHo office; John Parsegian in the East Side office; Terrence Le Ray for the three Halstead Brooklyn offices; DeAnna (Dee) Rieber in the Upper Manhattan office; Daniel Wright in the Riverdale office; Mary Stapelton in the Hudson Valley office; JR Kuneth in the East Hampton office; Matt Brown and Peter Cossio shared the award for New Jersey; Jay Overbye in Development Marketing; Tito Ghose in the Halstead Commercial Division.
In Connecticut, The Top Realtor of the Year Award included: Eileen Hanford in the Darien and Rowayton offices; Chris Finlay in the Greenwich office; Mary Higgins in the New Canaan office; Tammy Felenstein in the Stamford office; Pat Abagnale in the Westport office; Helen Whitten in the Wilton office.
Sarah Williams, from the Village office, received the Halstead Rookie of the Year Award and Gerry Makowski, executive director of marketing, was the recipient of the President's Distinction Award.
Sebina Ahmetovic, office manager of Halstead's East Side office, was the recipient of the Staff Person of the Year Award.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012