Pleasanton real estate firms announce awards and honors


The following honors were submitted by the brokerages for publication.

Alain Pinel Realtors

Several Alain Pinel Realtors, Pleasanton, agents have been named 2016 Bay East Association of Realtors Achievement Club Award recipients. By category, the winners are:

Pinnacle (40 or more transaction sides or $20 million or more): Blaise Lofland, Kris Moxley, Linda Futral and Tim McGuire.

Grand Master (24-39 transaction sides or $8.8 - $20 million): Dan Gamache, Daniel Alpher, Emily Barraclough, Janna Chestnut, Jo Ann Luis, Julia Murtagh, Karen Crowson, Kat Gaskins, Kelly King, Kim Ott, Kim Richards, Leslie Faught, Lily McClanahan, Linda Traurig, Marta Riedy, Miranda Mattos, Tracey Esling and Tyler Moxley.

Master (14 to 23 transaction sides or $4.8 - $8.8 million): Bruce Fouche, Debi Bodan, Esther McClay, Julie Hansen, Mark Kotch, MaryJane Billowitch, Maureen Nokes, Robin Young and Sally Blaze.

President (6-13 transaction sides or $2.4 - $4.8 million): Diane Smugeresky, Gina Huggins, Janice Habluetzel, Leigh Anne Hoffman, Lynn Borley and Susie Steele.

Zentner honored nationally, locally

Debi Zentner of Diversified Mortgage Group in Pleasanton received the 2016 Distinguished Mortgage Professional Designation - Top 3% of Mortgage Professionals in the Nation and was featured in the National Mortgage trade magazine Jan. 8 edition as its Top Mortgage Professional.

She was also named Diversified Mortgage Group's 2016 Loan Officer of the Year for the sixth consecutive year.

Zentner has been a mortgage lender since 1993.

Keller Williams Tri-Valley Realty

Keller Williams Tri-Valley Realty, Pleasanton, recently named its award winners in the categories of Teams and Groups and Individuals. Levels were based on gross commissionable income (GCI) and number and number of transactions in 2016.

Teams and Groups

Triple Platinum ($1.5M-$2M in Total GCI or 300-399 transactions): Armario Venema Homes Team: Grace Abellera, Deanna Armario, Chris Berry, Kimberly Hunt and Lloyd Steere.

Double Platinum ($1M-$1.5M in total GCI or 200-299 transactions): Fine Living Team: Uwe Maercz and Sonali Sethna; Natalie Swanson Team: Jennifer Barron, Timothy Gillis, Michael Johnson and Natalie Swanson; David and Sue Flashberger.

Platinum ($500K-$1M in total GCI or 100-199 transactions): Michael Swift Team: Craig Einsogn and Kenneth Quimby; The Mony Nop Team: Victoria Colgin and Mony Nop.

Double Gold ($250k-$300K in total GCI or 50-59 transactions): Chester Hall Team: Chester Hall, Emily Hart, Bethany Montoya and Dave Toledo.

Silver ($120k-$180K in total GCI or 27-39 transactions): Junell Team: Annette Junell and Bret Junell.

Individual Awards

Quadruple Gold ($400K-$500K in GCI or 75-99 transactions): Delores Gragg and Corey Green.

Triple Gold ($300-$400K in GCI or 60-74 transactions): Mark Lafferty, Jennifer Malakoff and Cindy Williams.

Double Gold ($240K-$300K in GCI or 50-59 transactions): Jessica Jackson and Sheri Platter.

Gold ($180K-$240K in GCI or 40-49 transactions): David Darby and Ana Pacheco.

Silver ($120K-$180K in GCI or 27-39 transactions): Jill Denton, Charlie Lui, Sean Jackson and Vikki Vincenzi.

Bronze ($60k-$120K in GCI or 15-26 transactions): Anthony Arsondi, Gail Boal, Kelly Franco, Joe Garcia, Tiger Harrison,Vicki Green, Arlene Madrigal, Max Manatt, Ginger McGrail, Pamela Northrup, Chris Oliver, Gigi Srour and Alex Watson.

Venture Sotheby's International Realty

Several Realtors from Venture Sotheby's International Realty, Pleasanton, have been named 2016 Bay East Association of Realtors Achievement Club Award recipients. By category, the winners are:

Pinnacle (40 or more transaction sides or $20 million or more): Douglas A. Buenz and Donna Garrison.

Grand Master (24-39 transaction sides or $8.8 - $20 million): Fran Cunningham, Stacy Gilbert, Stephany Jenkins, Joyce Jones, Melissa Pederson and Susan Schall.

Master (14 to 23 transaction sides or $4.8 - $8.8 million): Daniel Buffington, Louise M. Davis, Maribeth Delucchi , Sylvia Desin, Kimberly J. Grass, Anni Hagfeldt, Kent Hu, Brigitte Huntemann, Crystal Jackson, Deborah Johnson-Abarta, Sally B. Martin, Peter C. McDowell, Claire M. Meager, Phyllis S. Weiner and Kevin Wess.

President (6-13 transaction sides or $2.4 - $4.8 million): Caroline Barnes, Brian Cullen, Elizabeth Hall, Sue Hanna, Carolynn A. Machi, Paal Salvesen, Lisa Sterling, Jennifer Swalve and Ann Walker.

J. Rockcliff honors agents with excellence awards

J. Rockcliff Realtors, Pleasanton, honored the following agents with 2016 Sales Excellence Awards:

Top 3% of the Brokerage: The Engel Team: Joel and Cindy Engel, Nicole Nicolay and Barbara Benotto.

Top 5% of the Brokerage: The Kristy Peixoto Team: Kristy Peixoto, Nancy Valett, Kim Coleman-Stanley and Rannie Greer.

Presidents Club (Top 25% of the Brokerage): Debra Allen, Nina Baratiak and Ross Harris, Suzanna Chew, Claudia Colwell, Sue Fredrickson, Adam Golden, Cindi Hagley, Heather Kelly, Gauri Kohli, Anne Athenour-Martin, Steve andLorraine Mattos, Lillie Missbrenner, Katie Moe, Andrea Rozran and Tom Schieber.

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