HHRR March 5, 2024

Howard Hanna | Rand Realty Recognizes Excellence at the 2023 Annual Agent Awards Jazz Brunch Celebration

Nanuet, NY – In an inspiring celebration of excellence and dedication, Howard Hanna | Rand Realty, the leading real estate agency in the New York metropolitan area, proudly hosted its 2023 Annual Agent Awards Ceremony. This prestigious event took place at the Pearl River Hilton Hotel on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, welcoming more than 500 agents and leaders from the company’s extensive network across New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

Under the visionary leadership of the Rand family, the ceremony not only recognized the hard work and outstanding sales performance of the company’s top producers but also highlighted the commitment to service, integrity, and community engagement that Howard Hanna | Rand Realty embodies. “Celebrating the remarkable accomplishments of our agents, who demonstrate unparalleled professionalism, is a privilege,” stated Marsha Rand, founder of Howard Hanna | Rand Realty.

A focal point of the event was the presentation of over 300 awards, including the prestigious Rand Legend Award to Eve Caposela, celebrating her five years of exceptional achievements. “Eve’s dedication sets a benchmark for success, embodying our company’s values,” remarked Matt Rand.

Howard Hanna | Rand Realty’s affiliation with Howard Hanna Real Estate Services, the #1 family-owned real estate company in the United States, ensures clients receive expert advice and exclusive opportunities. The presence of Helen Hanna Casey, CEO of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services, underscored the event’s significance, commending the winners for their dedication and professionalism. “Our focus on family and community truly distinguishes us in the NY metro real estate market,” emphasized Rand.

The celebration also acknowledged the exceptional talents within Howard Hanna | Rand Realty, including the #1 sales achievements in various markets; Gene Lowe and the Lowe-Hogan Real Estate Team in New Jersey, Linda DeFilippo in Rockland County, NY, Mary Orapello in Ulster County, NY, Marion Bruhns in Orange County, NY, and the Mark Seiden Real Estate Team Team and Trudi Iglesias in Westchester County, NY, were all recognized for their outstanding sales performance.

Julie Piazza was honored with the prestigious Spirit of the Company Award, reserved for those who exemplify the company’s foundational values—integrity, dedication, and leadership. Marsha Rand praised Julie by saying, “Julie’s career has been a paragon of unwavering dedication, relentless positivity, and absolute commitment, setting a gold standard for our entire team.”

In addition, the event spotlighted the achievements of Rand Commercial’s top producers and celebrated the contributions of the financial services team, highlighting the seamless experiences provided to agents and clients alike.

Reflecting on the company’s 40th anniversary and its commitment to making a difference, the brunch also celebrated fundraising for the Howard Hanna Children’s Free Care Fund last year, which supports local children’s hospitals. “Our commitment to the communities we serve is at the heart of everything we do,” stated the Rand family.

Matt Rand concluded the event with a heartfelt message of gratitude and encouragement, “We are immensely proud of our collective achievements. Congratulations to all our award winners. Here’s to our continued tradition of excellence and even greater strides in the future.”

Check the full photo album of the event HERE

About Howard Hanna | Rand Realty: Howard Hanna | Rand Realty is a leading real estate brokerage with over 1,200 residential sales associates serving the suburbs of New York City in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. With 33 offices in counties such as Bergen, Passaic, Hudson, Morris, Essex, Union, Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Dutchess, Ulster, and the Bronx, Howard Hanna | Rand Realty is dedicated to providing comprehensive real estate services to clients. In addition, the company also owns and operates Rand Commercial, a commercial real estate brokerage, and Hudson United Home Services, offering title services and personal and commercial insurance. For more information, visit randrealty.com