Top executives at eXp World Holdings continue to be recognized and today it was announced that Chief Marketing Officer Courtney Chakarun was named to HousingWire’s inaugural list of the top 50 Marketing Leaders for 2021.
Landing on this inaugural list by HousingWire indicates Chakarun’s accomplishments are being recognized industry-wide and her contributions are significant in shaping eXp’s brands and elevating awareness of one of the fastest-growing real estate companies in the world.
“Courtney is an inclusive leader. She collaborates across companies to serve our agents, customers and employees and is focused on the shared success of eXp’s brands,” said Glenn Sanford, Founder, Chairman and CEO of eXp World Holdings. “We are fortunate to have someone of her background and expertise and a leadership team passionate to be part of the most agent-centric brokerage on the planet.”
Other recent awards given to eXp leadership include:
- Glenn Sanford named 2021 RealTrends Game Changer
- Senior VP of Agent Engagement Kirtus Dixon named HousingWire Rising Star
- eXp World Holdings CFO Jeff Whiteside wins HousingWire’s 2021 Finance Leader Award
- eXp’s Jason Gesing, Dave Conord, Stacey Onnen and Fee Gentry named 2021 RISMedia Newsmakers
- eXp World Holdings Chief Information Officer John Tobison Named HousingWire 2020 Tech Trendsetter
Chakarun joined eXp as CMO in June 2020 and also oversees all areas of marketing, including elevating the brand, driving the digital strategy for growth, expanding the company’s hybrid model of virtual and in-person events model and enhancing eXp’s value proposition for agents and brokers.
“2021 was the perfect year to roll out the Marketing Leaders award program,” says Caren Karris, Director of Marketing for HW Media. “The last year has thrown marketers, including myself, its fair share of curve balls and these 50 individuals embody what it takes to think strategically and move quickly to drive success for their brands and businesses.”
Courtney is a recognized thought leader in consumer lending, housing and digital transformation. She was named a Rising Star by HousingWire in 2016 and a Woman of Influence in 2019. She has more than two decades of marketing and innovation experience with previous leadership roles at Roostify, CoreLogic and General Electric.
According to HousingWire, the Marketing Leaders are selected by HousingWire’s Selection Committee based on their professional achievements within their organizations, contributions to the overall housing economy, client impact and personal success over the course of their careers. These stand-out professionals are made up of strategic and creative marketing executives who demonstrate leadership by continuously growing, leading and motivating high-performing marketing teams.