This prestigious award is given to the REALTOR® who exemplifies high levels of professionalism in terms of community service, education and real estate industry involvement.
WASHINGTON, D.C (PRWEB) May 06, 2013
The Dulles Association of REALTORS® (DAAR) held its 2012 DAAR REALTOR® Awards Ceremony and Reception on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at DAAR headquarters in Ashburn, Va.* Sue Puleo, branch manager of Prudential PenFed Realty’s Hamilton and Leesburg, Va. offices, was recognized as DAAR’s REALTOR® of the Year. This prestigious award is given to the REALTOR® who exemplifies high levels of professionalism in terms of community service, education and real estate industry involvement.
Puleo received her Virginia real estate license in 1992. Since that time, Puleo has spent the past 20 years honing her knowledge and experience in her chosen career, all the while giving back to her community and the real estate industry. In addition to earning her real estate broker license in 2000, Puleo added the following accomplishments to her repertoire:
- National Historic Homes Certification from National Trust for Historic Preservation (1995)
- Accredited Buyer Representative designation (ABR) (1996)
- 5-year Top Producer DAAR (2000-2005)
- 8-year DAAR Honor Society Member (2004-2011)
- Prudential’s Honor Society (2000 & 2001)
- Prudential’s Leading Edge Society (2002 & 2003)
- Chair for the DAAR Community Services Committee (2003-2012)
- Prudential’s President Circle (2004 & 2005)
- Recipient of the Armfield, Harrison, and Thomas “Distinguished Service” award (2006)
- Director on DAAR’s Board of Directors (2006-2012)
- Chair of Membership for DAAR (2009-2010)
- Chair Elect for DAAR Member of DAAR Executive Committee (2010)
- Chair of DAAR, Member of DAAR Budget & Finance Committee (2011)
- Regional Sales Contract Form Revision Committee & DAAR Forms Committee Chair (2011)
- NVAR Forms Review Committee member (2012)
"I was surprised, honored and humbled by the announcement that I was the ‘REALTOR® of the Year’ for DAAR. The award means a lot to me. I have always felt I have received far more than I have given to the association and community,” said Sue Puleo, managing broker of Prudential PenFed Realty’s Hamilton and Leesburg offices.
In addition to Puleo’s recognition as REALTOR® of the Year, the following REALTORS® with Prudential PenFed Realty celebrated their achievements at Wednesday’s 2012 DAAR REALTOR® Awards Ceremony and Reception:
Circle of Excellence:
Robert Butcher (Hamilton office)
Kelly Gaitten (Hamilton office)
Julie Krone (Hamilton office)
Sue Puleo (Hamilton office)
Linda Walker (Reston office)
Anniversary (10-plus years as a DAAR REALTOR® Member):
Edna Cross (Leesburg office)
John Kirk (Leesburg office)
Top Producer Individual ($6 million in annual sales volume or 48 transactions):
Kelly Gaitten (Hamilton office)
To learn more about the Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® (DAAR), please visit their website at http://www.dullesarea.com.
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*DAAR Recognizes Top Producer, Circle of Excellence and Anniversary Members at 2012 DAAR Awards Ceremony and Reception: http://dullesarea.com/news/2013/04/18/daar-recognizes-top-producer-circle-excellence-and-anniversary-members-sue-puleo-pru