HHRR February 3, 2023

Matt Rand, CEO of Howard Hanna Rand Realty, Recognized as Futurist of 2023 by RIS Media Newsmakers

Nanuet, New York- Howard Hanna | Rand Realty is pleased to announce that Matt Rand, CEO of Howard Hanna Rand Realty, has been recognized by RISMedia 2023 Real Estate Newsmaker—a dynamic group of key influencers making headlines as a result of their newsworthy contributions to the real estate industry and their efforts to positively affect the consumers and communities they serve.

Rand has been named as one of the 2023 Futurists by RIS Media. This prestigious award recognizes the real estate industry leaders who demonstrate exceptional vision, leadership, and innovation in their businesses and communities.

“I am honored to receive this recognition from RIS Media,” said Rand. “At Howard Hanna | Rand Realty, we always look for new and innovative ways to serve our clients and stay ahead of the curve in this ever-evolving industry.”

Under Rand’s leadership, Howard Hanna | Rand Realty has consistently been at the forefront of technological advancements and innovative strategies in real estate. From implementing cutting-edge marketing techniques to offering unparalleled service to clients, Rand has been instrumental in driving the company’s growth and success.

RIS Media’s 2023 Futurist Award recognizes real estate professionals who have significantly impacted their industry and communities through their foresight, determination, and innovative spirit. Matt Rand’s award-winning leadership and commitment to excellence are a testament to his passion for real estate and his unwavering dedication to delivering the best possible experience to his clients.

RISMedia, the leader in U.S. real estate news and information services, announced its more than 300 2023 Real Estate Newsmakers on Feb. 1, in both an online directory on RISMedia.com and in the February issue of its flagship publication, Real Estate magazine.


“It’s always so inspiring to see the incredible accomplishments of many real estate professionals around the country. This year’s group of 2023 Newsmakers takes that concept to a new level. From the creativity and innovation being implemented through our changing times, to industry records being broken, to the wonderful charitable work being done across the nation, we continue to be amazed by the ingenuity and success of these real estate professionals, over 300 of whom we are honoring on our sixth year of publishing Real Estate Newsmakers,” said John Featherston, Founder, CEO and publisher of RISMedia.


“We are so proud every year to recognize the hard work, dedication, and determination of these finest industry professionals—the 2023 Real Estate Newsmakers—who went above and beyond in 2022 amid the challenges and opportunities of this historic market. Help us in celebrating their hard-earned recognition,” Featherston added.


RISMedia will honor this year’s Real Estate Newsmakers, including the 2023 Hall of Fame, at RISMedia’s Newsmakers Reception & Dinner, being held Sept. 6 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., in conjunction with our 2023 CEO & Leadership Exchange


About RISMedia

For more than 40 years, RISMedia has provided the residential real estate industry with news, trends, and business development strategies through its flagship publication, Real Estate magazine; its leading website, RISMedia.com; its premium content channel, Premier; its award-winning Housecall blog; and its iconic networking and educational events, including RISMedia’s virtual Real Estate’s Rocking in the New Year; RISMedia’s CEO Exchange; RISMedia’s Power Broker Forum, Reception & Dinner; and RISMedia’s Newsmakers Reception & Dinner. Through RISMedia’s content programs—including ACE, a turn-key social media content system—real estate professionals share thousands of articles, infographics, and videos each day created by RISMedia editors and contributors, helping them influence hundreds of thousands of consumers as they consider buying and selling a home. Visit RISMedia.com , RISMedia’s Premier, and ACESocial for more information.


About Howard Hanna | Rand Realty Howard Hanna Rand Realty has more than 1,100 residential real estate sales associates serving New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut suburbs of New York City.  Howard Hanna | Rand Realty serves Westchester County, Rockland County, Orange County, Sullivan County, Dutchess County, Ulster County, Putnam, and the Bronx in New York, Bergen County, Passaic County, Hudson County, Morris County, Essex County, and Union County in New Jersey, and Fairfield County in Connecticut. Rand also owns and operates Rand Commercial, a commercial real estate brokerage, and Hudson United Home Services, which provides residential mortgage lending, title services, and personal and commercial insurance. For more information, visit randrealty.com.