Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Announces New Leadership at Ponte Vedra/Nocatee and St. Augustine/Murabella Offices

Holly Hayes and Tracy Glochau Promoted to Branch Managers

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty proudly announces leadership changes at its Ponte Vedra Beach/Nocatee and St. Augustine/MuraBella branch offices. The management team changes are resulting from company growth and market expansion, and designed to support an increase in client and agent service offerings.

Holly Hayes

 

Realtor Holly Hayes is the new branch manager of the Ponte Vedra Beach/Nocatee office. Hayes succeeds Kevin Waugaman, who has been named Vice President of Core Services in the company’s corporate office.

Tracy Glochau

Broker/associate Tracy Glochau is the new branch manager of the St. Augustine and MuraBella offices. Glochau succeeds Ann King, who has been promoted to Vice President of Brokerage in the company’s corporate office.

Hayes and Glochau joined the company’s Assistant Manager Training Program earlier this year and have been working with members of the Leadership Team while managing their real estate business.

“We are thrilled to have Holly and Tracy move into these new roles,” said Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty President and CEO Christy Budnick. “These two outstanding women are talented leaders and are focused on bringing exceptional value to their Realtors and clients. I am confident their commitment to the team and dedication to our industry will ensure continued success for our Ponte Vedra/Nocatee and St. Augustine/MuraBella offices.”

Hayes joined the Ponte Vedra Beach office more than 10 years ago and has achieved significant success as a top producing Realtor and relocation agent. She is known for her tireless work ethic and approachable style. Hayes prides herself on honesty, authenticity and a willingness to put others’ needs ahead of her own in every transaction.

Since joining the St. Augustine office more than five years ago, Glochau’s attention to detail and result-oriented approach to business have helped her rank among the top producers. She believes her emphasis on customer service, integrity and loyalty have been the keys to growing her business and earning the respect of her peers. Glochau is a graduate of Flagler College.

“Holly and Tracy are recognized for their strength, integrity and trust, and I am excited for both to take on new roles with the company,” said Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty Founder and Chairman Linda Sherrer. “Their experience, success and passion for helping others reach their highest potential will benefit our current associates, new team members and most importantly, our customers, as the company continues to grow.”

For more information about Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, visit www.FloridaNetworkRealty.com or call (904) 296-6400.


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty Announces Leadership Promotions

Don Cline, Ann King and Kevin Waugaman to Serve in New Roles

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty proudly announces the creation of new leadership positions and management team promotions resulting from company growth and market expansion. Don Cline has been named Vice President of Business Development, Ann King has been promoted to Vice President of Brokerage and Kevin Waugaman has been named Vice President of Core Services. The leadership team promotions, effective Nov. 1, support the company’s increase in client and agent service offerings.

“Don, Ann and Kevin each have a deep understanding of the industry and their contributions have been an integral part of our company’s growth and success,” said Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty President and CEO Christy Budnick. “The creation of these new appointments supports Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ ongoing strategy and positions the company for future success.”

Don Cline

Cline, who currently serves as Assistant General Manager, will continue as Broker/Manager of the Beaches office. In his new role as Vice President of Business Development, Cline will also work closely with Budnick, focusing on the company’s growth including mergers and acquisitions. Cline has more than 30 years of experience in the real estate industry and joined the company in 2002. Known for his upbeat and interactive style, Cline is an outstanding coach and mentor.  Over the years, Realtors that have worked beside him have consistently earned some of the highest productivity numbers in the marketplace.

Ann King

As Vice President of Brokerage, King will focus on coaching the broker management team with an emphasis on increasing productivity and recruiting. King joined the company in 2007 and quickly became a top producing Realtor specializing in luxury homes in St. Augustine and the beaches area. She was appointed Broker/Manager of the St. Augustine office in 2009 and also began managing the Murabella office when it opened in 2016. King is admired for her emphasis on customer service, unique marketing approach, outstanding negotiation skills and support of community and charitable initiatives.

Kevin Waugaman

Currently Managing Broker of the Ponte Vedra Beach/Nocatee office, Waugaman’s new focus as Vice President of Core Services will be on expanding the success of the company’s partner services including mortgage lending, title services, property management and other related services. Waugaman joined the company in 2014 and is respected for creating a culture in which agents are supported with individualized coaching as well as ongoing training and education.    Under his leadership, the Ponte Vedra Beach/Nocatee office has nearly doubled in size, earning many accolades including the 2017 Chairman’s Cup award, which recognizes over achievement of budget targets in numerous categories, including client feedback, recruiting, listing sides, closed sides, per person productivity, closed volume and profitability.

“I am thrilled about this recognition for Don, Ann and Kevin, and I know they will be extremely successful in their new roles,” said Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty Founder and Chairman Linda Sherrer. “Their talent, dedication and hard work has been fundamental to our company growth, and their vision and leadership will play a vital role in Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ continued success.”

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty has a team of more than 400 real estate professionals in nine offices throughout Northeast Florida. The company operates a corporate relocation division, a new home and condominium sales division, Florida Network Property Management, Gibraltar Title Services, LLC and Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty ranks as one of the Top 25 companies in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network.

For more information about Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, visit www.FloridaNetworkRealty.com or call (904) 296-6400.


BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY WELCOMES HEIDI ZAWACKI

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is pleased to welcome Heidi Zawacki to the Ponte Vedra/Nocatee office.

Heidi has worked at Florida Network Realty for nearly four years as a personal assistant for several top Realtors in the Ponte Vedra/Nocatee and Beaches/ICW/Southside Offices. In this role, Heidi has become an expert in the marketing services and products offered by Florida Network Realty, and has learned what is most important to a happy client. Taking the step to become a licensed Realtor was a natural next step for Heidi’s career, and she excited to be “taking the plunge” into the fast-paced real estate market of Northeast Florida.

When asked what drives her as a Realtor, Heidi states, “The process of buying and selling a home is a big undertaking, and in today’s real estate market you need a professional that you can trust. The excitement of helping people buy their dream home or sell their existing home is something that I look forward to. As a Realtor with Florida Network Realty, they offer me the ability to provide my clients with state of the art technology, worldwide marketing, and personalized service that is specific to my clients’ needs.”

Heidi was born and raised in Boston, and her and her husband, Jason, moved to Florida fifteen years ago. They are raising their two daughters Maddie (12) and Sophia (9) in the wonderful community of Ponte Vedra Beach.

“Heidi has provided support for years to our agents, and she is now excited to use the best practices learned from many of the top Realtors in how she engages with her clients. She has tremendous character, and I feel confident she will succeed in this business. She’s dedicated to providing excellent service to her clients, and I am excited to welcome her as a Realtor to the Ponte Vedra office,” shares Kevin Waugaman, Broker/Manager of the Ponte Vedra/Nocatee office.

For more information, Heidi can be reached by phone at 781.883.4849 or at Heidi.Zawacki@FloridaNetworkRealty.com and website: HZawacki.FloridaNetworkRealty.com. The Ponte Vedra/Nocatee office is located at 333 Village Main Street, Suite 670, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082


BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY WELCOMES JOSEPH BROWN

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is pleased to welcome Joseph Brown to the St. Augustine office with locations in St. Augustine Beach and MuraBella at World Golf Village.

Joseph joins the MuraBella Office as a newly licensed Realtor, but with a strong background in business and sales. As the Owner/Operator of Rainbow Shades, Joseph managed the payroll and staff, worked with vendors, and negotiated leases. In addition to this, Joseph has also worked in politics as a Field Director and Campaign Manager.

When asked why he became a Realtor with Florida Network Realty, Joseph states, “I love people and am an open book. Meeting new people, networking, and forming relationships with my clients is what drives me both personally and as a Realtor. My goal as a Realtor is to help my clients feel confident and comfortable throughout the buying and selling process.”

Joseph and his husband have been together for nine years, and are thankful that they have achieved the “American Dream” of homeownership and a family. Through the blessing of surrogacy, they have three wonderful sons whom they love spending time with – exploring the beaches of Northeast Florida and spending time with their family and friends.

“I am excited to welcome Joseph to the MuraBella at World Golf Village office! His drive and passion for helping others is evident from the first time you meet Joseph, and he has a strong desire to help his customers achieve their home buying and selling goals. We are very excited that Joseph has decided to join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty,” shares Ann King, Broker/Manager of the St. Augustine and Murabella at World Golf Village offices.

For more information, Joseph can be reached by phone at 904.806.7928 or at Joseph.Brown@FloridaNetworkRealty.com and website: JosephBrownRealtor.com. The St. Augustine offices in St. Augustine Beach and MuraBella at World Golf Village are located at 112 Sea Grove Main Street, Suite 210, St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080 and 196 Capulet Drive, Suite 3, St. Augustine, FL 32092.


BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY WELCOMES STEVEN LIGHT

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is pleased to welcome Steven Light to the Ponte Vedra/Nocatee Office.

With a career in real estate that spans nearly 30 years, Steven has chosen to now specialize in Exclusive Seller’s Representation. As a Luxury REALTOR®, he will be focusing on gated communities, golf & country clubs, oceanfront & Intracoastal luxury homes & condos, servicing all of the Beaches and Southside Jacksonville.

Steven was born and raised in Miami, Florida. He began his real estate career with The Villages, the largest Senior Active Living Community in Central Florida, and soon became their top producing Listing Agent. In 1994, he earned his Florida Real Estate Broker’s License and purchased an ERA Real Estate Franchise, which quickly earned its ranking as the #1 ERA Real Estate Office in Ocala, Florida. In 2007, Steven moved to Jacksonville, Florida. He has spent much of the past 11 years, as Vice President & Managing Broker for a local real estate company, in their San Marco/San Jose Office. Steven holds the following professional designations: Graduate REALTOR Institute (GRI), Real Estate Owned Specialist (REOS), Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) and is an OwnAmerica Investment Certified Professional (OICP). In his spare time, Steven is a foodie, can cook like a gourmet chef and match the perfect wine to the perfect meal. He is also a motorcycle enthusiast and holds a Private Pilot License.

“I am pleased to welcome Steven to the Ponte Vedra office. Steven is not only an exceptional Realtor, but he is also truly a good man. His positivity and strong character are evident from the first time you meet him, and I am sure he will be an outstanding member of our team,” shares Kevin Waugaman, Broker/Manager of the Ponte Vedra/Nocatee Office.

For more information, Steven can be reached by phone at 904.507.1536 or at Steven.Light@FloridaNetworkRealty.com and website: StevenLight.net. The Ponte Vedra/Nocatee office is located at 333 Village Main Street, Suite 670, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082.


BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY WELCOMES ISABEL BURGOS

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is pleased to welcome Isabel Burgos to the Metropolitan office with locations in Avondale and San Marco.

“Please join me in welcoming Isabel to the Avondale office! Isabel joins us as an experienced agent from Global Luxury Realty LLC from Miami. She’s recently moved to the Springfield area, and is eager to launch her career with Florida Network Realty. We are extremely excited to have Isabel as a new addition to our family and feel confident she will be invaluable to our team,” shares Josh Cohen, Broker/Manager of the Metropolitan office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty with locations in Avondale and San Marco.

For more information, Isabel can be reached by phone at 786.395.0820 or at Isabel.Burgos@FloridaNetworkRealty.com and website: IBurgos.FloridaNetworkRealty.com. The Metropolitan offices in Avondale and San Marco are located at 3627 St. Johns Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32205 and 1983 San Marco Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32207.


BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY WELCOMES CHRISTINA BLASKO

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is pleased to welcome Christina Blasko to the Ponte Vedra/Nocatee office.

Christina joins Florida Network Realty as a new agent, but with a background in marketing and in music management and business. After graduating from Jacksonville University with a Bachelors in Marketing, Christina continued her education by attending and graduating from UCLA’s Extension Program with a degree in Music Business. Now, back in Jacksonville, Christina is eager to take all she’s learned and apply it to her career as a REALTOR.

When asked why she became a Realtor and joined the Ponte Vedra office, Christina states, “I loved living here while I was in college – the people here are so genuine, and I knew it would be a great area for me to begin my career in real estate in. When looking for a Brokerage, I was impressed when discussing the marketing opportunities and tools provided to all agents, and the support that is offered to new agents is exemplary.”

“We are excited to have Christina join the Ponte Vedra Office! Christina has the drive to make it to the top in her new career in real estate. I’m sure that she will succeed I’m happy to welcome her to Florida Network Realty,” shares Kevin Waugaman, Broker/Manager of the Ponte Vedra/Nocatee office.

For more information, Christina can be reached by phone at 570-687-6934 or at Christina.Blasko@FloridaNetworkRealty.com and website: CBlasko.FloridaNetworkRealty.com. The Ponte Vedra/Nocatee office is located at 333 Village Main Street, Suite 670, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082.


BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY WELCOMES LISA NICHOLSON

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is pleased to welcome Lisa Nicholson to the St. Augustine office with locations in St. Augustine Beach and MuraBella at World Golf Village.

Lisa joins Florida Network Realty with an extremely strong background in sales and business. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Lisa was an accomplished Vice President of International Sales for a health and beauty manufacturer. In this position, Lisa excelled and maintaining the required leadership, perseverance and communication skills necessary to manage a diverse international base. Today, as a real estate professional, she brings those same skills to work for her clients during each and every real estate transaction.

These skills that Lisa has cultivated allows her to create a positive experience for both sides in any property transaction, during a time that can often be fraught with emotion and frustration. Her business approach is direct, simple, and successful – she listens to her client’s needs, eliminates doubt, matches them to the right property, and steers them through the successful end of each transaction.

As a professional skier competing on the Women’s World Pro Mogul Tour, and a finisher of the Leadville 100 Mountain Bike Race known as the “Toughest Mountain Bike Race in North America,” Lisa brings the same competitive edge and preparedness to work for her clients.

Married to her husband Bill for 24 years and the mother of one teenage daughter, Lisa is originally from Colorado, is an avid fly fisher and loves the outdoor lifestyle North East Florida provides.

“I am so excited to welcome Lisa to our Florida Network Realty family. Lisa’s experiences in business, and in life, have prepared her well for work as a Realtor. Her caring personality is evident from the first time you meet her – and something tells me she’ll also be able to handle the stress of real estate! I’m sure she will succeed here in the Murabella office,” shares Ann King, Broker/Manager of the St. Augustine and Murabella at World Golf Village offices.

For more information, Lisa can be reached by phone at 904.547.1847 or at Lisa.Nicholson@FloridaNetworkRealty.com and website: LNicholson.FloridaNetworkRealty.com. The St. Augustine offices in St. Augustine Beach and MuraBella at World Golf Village are located at 112 Sea Grove Main Street, Suite 210, St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080 and 196 Capulet Drive, Suite 3, St. Augustine, FL 32092.


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty Executive VP Christy Budnick Appointed President and CEO Founder Linda Sherrer to Serve as Chairman

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Sept. 11, 2018) – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, one of the most dynamic and respected real estate firms in Northeast Florida, announced today that Christy Budnick has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), assuming full executive leadership responsibilities of the firm, effective immediately. The company’s Founder, Linda Sherrer, will continue as Chairman. Sherrer will focus on the company’s corporate business development, builder services and company philanthropy.

Linda Sherrer and Christy Budnick

“I admire Christy’s passion, tenacity and leadership, and I know she will continue to lead Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty to new levels of success,” said Sherrer. “The company has been under our dual leadership for many years, and I am confident Christy will build on our momentum. Her experience and vision ensure a very bright future for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty.”

Sherrer has guided the company since its inception in 1988. Budnick joined the company in 2002 as branch manager of the company’s Beaches office and was promoted to executive vice president of residential real estate in 2006. Prior to joining the firm, Budnick worked for Bank of America as its vice president of sales and leadership training.

“I am honored and humbled to continue the legacy created by my Mother. She is my role model and I admire her vision, leadership style and strategic insight that have inspired our company’s success,” said Budnick. “I look forward to continuing to lead Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty to new levels of growth and performance with the best and brightest professionals in the business – our outstanding agents, world-class leadership team and talented employees.”

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty has a team of more than 400 real estate professionals in nine offices throughout Northeast Florida. The company operates a corporate relocation division, a new home and condominium sales division, Florida Network Property Management, Gibraltar Title Services, LLC and Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty ranks as one of the Top 25 companies in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network.

For more information about Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, visit www.FloridaNetworkRealty.comor call (904) 296-6400.

Photography:

  1. Christy Budnick, President and CEO, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty
  2. Linda Sherrer, Founder and Chairman, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty

About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty

Under the leadership of Christy Budnick, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Linda H. Sherrer, Founder and Chairman, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is one of the most dynamic and respected real estate firms in Northeast Florida. Founded in 1988, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty has a team of more than 400 real estate professionals in nine offices throughout Northeast Florida. The company operates a corporate relocation division, a new home and condominium sales division, Florida Network Property Management, Gibraltar Title Services, LLC and Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty ranks as one of the Top 25 companies in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network, which received “Highest Overall Satisfaction for Repeat Home Sellers Among National Full Service Real Estate Firms” in the J.D. Power 2017 Home Buyer/Seller Satisfaction StudySM. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is a wholly owned subsidiary of HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate.

For more information about Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, visitwww.FloridaNetworkRealty.comor call (904) 296-6400.

 


BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY WELCOMES MARY KELLEY KRYZWICK

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty is pleased to welcome Mary Kelley Kryzwick to the St. Augustine office with locations in St. Augustine Beach and MuraBella at World Golf Village.

Mary joins Florida Network Realty with fourteen years of real estate experience, having successfully worked for a local brokerage as a Real Estate Sales Associate. While working there, Mary excelled in negotiating contracts between real estate agents and customers and handling the investigation of city codes, ordinances and other governmental agency matters regarding details specific to each contract and clients’ intent for the properties, including inspections and surveys.

Mary is also the former Director for Catholic Charities – St. Augustine Regional Office, the former Chair for the Long-Term Recovery Organization (LTRO) for Putnam and St. Johns counties. She is also continuing to serve on the Board for the Continuum of Care (CoC) for St. Johns County and continues to be involved with the LTRO.

After spending nearly five years with Catholic Charities-St. Augustine, and nearly thirty years as a paralegal with major law firms in Missouri and Florida, Mary is eager to utilize her leadership and communications skills to help people as a Realtor in the community that she loves so dearly.

“Please join me in welcoming Mary to the Murabella Office of Florida Network Realty. With such a strong passion for helping others, she’ll be a wonderful Realtor and advocate for her clients. In working with Catholic Charities, Mary was able to increase their services to include the ability to provide financial assistance and direct repairs for individuals and families impacted by Hurricanes Matthew and Irma. She’s an all-around star and I’m very excited to have her join us,” shares Ann King, Broker/Manager of the St. Augustine and Murabella at World Golf Village offices.

For more information, Mary can be reached by phone at 904.347.4024 or at Mary.Kryzwick@FloridaNetworkRealty.com and website: MKryzwick.FloridaNetworkRealty.com. The St. Augustine offices in St. Augustine Beach and MuraBella at World Golf Village are located at 112 Sea Grove Main Street, Suite 210, St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080 and 196 Capulet Drive, Suite 3, St. Augustine, FL 32092.