Alain Pinel Realtors, the nation’s sixth-largest real estate brokerage, today announces the promotion of Joanne Zavlaris as its new career development director for the North Bay. In her new role, Zavlaris will oversee career development, training, mentoring and coaching for both new and experienced APR agents in San Francisco, Sonoma, Marin and other parts of San Francisco’s North Bay area.
In addition to her time as a Realtor, Zavlaris has more than 20 years experience in corporate and real-estate professional development and training in both the Marin and San Francisco markets.
“Throughout Joanne’s career she has built a reputation as an effective coach and mentor. Her market knowledge, experience and ability to relate to others are just a few of the skills she will bring to this new role,” said Rainy Hake, COO of APR. “We are thrilled to apply Joanne’s knowledge and experience to our training team, and we look forward to the positive results ahead.”
Most recently, Zavlaris served as the company’s office administrator and assistant sales manager for the company’s San Francisco-Buchanan office. She received an English degree from San Jose State University and holds industry certifications including Interwise and Spin Selling.
“Joanne adds a unique combination of years of hyper-local real estate market expertise and exceptional training skills to what is already one of the strongest training teams in the industry,” said Bard Williams, vice president of Training at APR. “She will help APR continue to offer the best possible training experience for our agents.”
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