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Glenn Sanford, Leo Pareja, Michael Valdes, and Carolyn Merchant selected in prestigious industry rankings

The highly anticipated 2024 Swanepoel Power List 200, celebrating its 11th year, has just been announced in which four key members of the eXp Realty executive team secured noteworthy positions. (Read the press release here.)

Leading the way is eXp World Holdings Founder, CEO, and Chairman Glenn Sanford, who clinched the No. 4 ranking. This recognition is a testament to Sanford’s continued visionary leadership and the notable impact he continues to make in the real estate industry.

“It is truly an honor not only to be included in this esteemed ranking, but also to witness the recognition of our executive team,” stated Sanford. “Undoubtedly, 2023 posed significant challenges for the real estate industry, making eXp’s success all the more gratifying. As we venture into 2024, our unwavering focus remains on maintaining our position as the most agent-centric brokerage worldwide, while continuously refining and expanding upon this commitment.”

Leo Pareja and Michael Valdes Share No. 59 Ranking

Chief Strategy Officer Leo Pareja and Chief Growth Officer Michael Valdes share the No. 59 ranking. Their strong leadership and contributions to eXp’s growth in 2023 have not gone unnoticed, placing them prominently on this influential industry list.

CMO Carolyn Merchant Lands on the Watchlist

Chief Marketing Officer Carolyn Merchant earned a coveted spot on the Watchlist, a segment that highlights emerging and upcoming leaders in the residential real estate sector. This recognition underscores Merchant’s innovative approach and dedication to making a mark in the industry. The Watchlist is a new recognition by Swanepoel and this year, 64% of the list comprises women.

(Note: The Swanepoel Power List is an annual ranking compiled by the Swanepoel T3 Group, recognizing influential leaders in the real estate industry. As part of the rigorous and detailed process of determining the most powerful and influential leaders, more than 2,000 industry leaders are assessed against eight criteria.)


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