New York, NY (PRWEB) July 24, 2012
Engel & Völkers USA today announced that Oliver Ruiz, the former Managing Broker for Douglas Elliman Florida, has joined Engel & Völkers Miami to lead its team of talented real estate advisors serving the area’s specialized, luxury property needs.
“We are extremely pleased to have another high caliber professional like Oliver join our Miami brokerages,” stated Anthony Hitt, Chief Operating Officer of Engel & Völkers USA. “There are many great opportunities in this market that demand the kind of experience, knowledge and success he brings to the table. We have an extraordinary team in Miami and I know Oliver will lead our shops to even greater results."
“Engel & Völkers is clearly the future of luxury real estate,” said Ruiz. “They are raising the standard of service in this industry and I am excited to be able to contribute to the future success of this exceptional brand.”
Ruiz joins the prestigious, global real estate firm with an outstanding professional history.
He has been recognized for his numerous achievements in the real estate industry and has been the recipient of several awards including the 2010 Realtor Leadership Award. He has served as Director of the Realtor Association of Miami Dade County and was instrumental in the creation of The Miami Association of Realtor, rated one of the best real estate associations in the nation.
He has held previous positions with Coldwell Banker, Wimbish Riteway, Fortune International Realty, and most recently, with Douglas Elliman Florida where he contributed to their significant growth in Broward and Palm Beach Counties.
“Oliver has proven himself to be both an unparalleled market expert and effective leader,” explained Jose Luis Bueno, Managing Partner of Engel & Völkers Miami. “I have no doubt that he will deliver outstanding results for Engel & Völkers.”
About Engel & Völkers:
From its beginning in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and lease of premium residential and commercial property and yachts. Engel & Völkers opened its first shop in the U.S. in 2006 extending its global network of 3,800 real estate advisors, 449 residential property shops and 44 commercial offices in 36 countries. Engel & Völkers offers both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. Committed to exceptional service, the international real estate firm supports its agents with an array of high quality business services; marketing programs and tools; cutting edge mobile, social and web technologies; as well as access to its global network of real estate professionals and data. Engel & Völkers is an active supporter of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each office is independently owned and operated. For more information about Engel & Völkers, please visit us at http://www.twitter.com/evusa.com and http://www.facebook.com/EngelVolkersUSA