Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty recently announced Founder and Chairman Linda Sherrer has been named to the Florida 500 list by Florida Trend magazine. The annual list identifies the most influential business executives in different economic sectors throughout Florida.
“Linda is such an inspiration and truly deserving of this recognition,” said Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty President and CEO Christy Budnick. “My mother has an incredible work ethic and leads with integrity as well as her heart. I admire her vision, leadership style and strategic insight, which have inspired our company’s success.”
Listed in the real estate category, Sherrer was recognized for launching the company (formerly known as Prudential Network Realty) in 1988 and guiding it from a one-person operation into a dynamic real estate firm, achieving $1.2 billion in closed sales in 2018. The company has more than 400 agents, nine branch offices, a corporate relocation division, a new home and condominium sales division, a property management division, a title services company, and a mortgage partner. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty ranks as one of the Top 25 companies in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network.
In 2018, Sherrer turned over the day-to-day operations to Budnick. Sherrer remains active in the company, focusing on the Builder Services Division as well as corporate business/relocation and corporate philanthropy.
Florida Trend’s editorial department compiles the Florida 500 list and selects honorees who have demonstrated real influence in their professions and in their communities. Nominees are asked to complete a questionnaire as part of the application process. When asked to share her best advice, Sherrer said, “Get the very best education you can because no one can ever take your education away from you. Don’t give in to burning bridges. Situations are constantly changing, and one day you may find this person or group an ally.”
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