""Zillow, Inc."":www.zillow.com/, is welcoming a new member to its broker advisory board, with the addition of Bev Thorne. Currently the chief marketing officer for ""Century 21 Real Estate LLC"":www.century21.com/, Thorne will take on the leadership position to provide counsel on Zillow's industry services.[IMAGE]
Zillow's broker advisory board focuses on its real estate offerings and evaluation of the company's future products and services. The 13-member group is made up of diverse leaders from around the housing and mortgage industries, and the broker advisory board is responsible for supporting general planning for Zillow's real estate information provisions.
In her role for Century 21, Thorne has been in charge of the planning and execution of domestic marketing strategies targeting market share expansion for the company. She presently leads the strategy development and program[COLUMN_BREAK]
execution for all consumer, broker, and agent marketing programs for Century 21.
Commenting on Thorne's addition to the broker advisory board, Zillow's chief revenue officer, Greg Schwartz, said, ""We're thrilled to have Bev Thorne on the Zillow broker advisory board. Her expertise in marketing, branding and technology will add valuable insight to our planning and development efforts.""
Continuing his statements, Schwartz noted, ""During the past two years, the board has provided guidance to us through the successful launches of our redesigned search results pages, agent reviews and Zillow special offers. We are proud to have the support of this diverse and experienced team of real estate professionals.""
Other members of the broker advisory board include Ken Baris, president of ""Jordan Baris"":jordanbaris.com/; Dan Barnett, senior vice president of marketing for ""NRT LLC"":www.nrtllc.com/; Jim Cahill, executive vice president and chief information and technology officer for ""Terra Holdings, LLC"":www.halstead.com/about_terra.aspx; Sherry Chris, president and CEO of ""Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC"":www.bhgrealestate.com/; Joe Deasy, co-president and owner of ""Windermere Real Estate East, Inc."":www.windermere.com/; Dan Elsea, president of ""Real Estate One"":www.realestateone.com/ Family of Companies; Michael Fischer, senior vice president of marketing at ""Coldwell Banker"":www.coldwellbanker.com/ Real Estate LLC; Dick Fulton, executive vice president of ""Coldwell Banker Bain|Seal"":www.cbbain.com/; Mike Montsko, president of ""Weichert Lead Network"":www.weichertleadnetwork.com/; Chad Ochsner, broker/owner of ""RE/MAX"":www.remax.com/ Alliance; Rick Turley, president of ""Coldwell Banker"":www.coldwellbanker.com/ Residential Brokerage's San Francisco Bay region; and Mark Woodroof, managing partner for ""Prudential Gary Greene"":www.garygreene.com/.