The founding father of Keller Williams says Josh Crew’s departure was “amicable and mutual” and Marc King was promoted to “lead, encourage, and educate.”
Keller Williams, Monday, introduced a significant management shuffle that noticed President Josh Team leave the company and the appointment of Marc King as the president of the worldwide actual property franchisor.
The transfer caught many off guard, coming simply days after Crew represented Keller Williams at the company’s virtual Family Reunion event.
Gary Keller, the co-founder of Keller Williams and govt chairman of its mum or dad firm KWx supplied extra context on the strikes in a letter to brokers, Monday.
Learn Keller’s full letter under:
Expensive Keller Williams household,
Like a lot of you, I spent this weekend reflecting on Household Reunion. The dedication of these of you who got here collectively to work on your online business, the data that was shared, and, after all, our exceptional tradition on clear show was inspiring. Our time collectively final week painted an image of the way forward for our Keller Williams household – one that’s vivid, agile, and ample.
Onward. It’s not only a phrase – it embodies the forward-looking perspective of our group. So with that in thoughts, I’d prefer to take a second to look ahead with you and share some necessary adjustments on the construction of our firm.
Lately, Josh Crew and our management crew sat down to debate an amicable and mutual departure settlement and arrange a radical transition plan. As Josh strikes into the subsequent chapter in his profession, we wish to honor the work that he has finished as president of Keller Williams. He was an advocate for expertise that serves our folks and created partnerships that made all of us stronger and extra ready to thrive. I wish to sincerely thank him for his many contributions and distinctive perspective and need him all the perfect.
Because it was created, Keller Williams has been an organization grounded in progress, innovation and above all, tradition. Now we have promoted Marc King from Co-Director of Development to president of Keller Williams to guide, encourage, educate, and proceed this legacy. His deep data of our firm, wealthy expertise, and embodiment of our tradition makes him a pure match for this new position. I’m trying ahead to working very intently with Marc to realize a clean transition.
Moreover, Matt Inexperienced has been promoted from Co-Director of Development to Head of Agent and Companion Expertise. Working in shut partnership with myself and Marc, Matt is captivated with ensuring that every one of our instruments and expertise are used, beloved, and meet your wants now and sooner or later.
We’re additionally selling Jason Abrams from VP of Trade to Head of Trade. Jason will proceed his work to middle your online business, your wants, and your voice on the coronary heart of the whole lot we do.
Lastly, we’re bringing on Chris Cox as Head of Expertise and Digital. Chris is a confirmed servant chief who most just lately held the place of Senior Companion at Bain & Firm, and has in depth expertise in banking, insurance coverage, monetary expertise and rising digital applied sciences. He’s captivated with championing expertise that serves you and your purchasers on the absolute highest degree.
I’d additionally prefer to acknowledge and apologize that for a lot of of you, a few of this isn’t new data. You will have already examine these updates on social media. Our intent is all the time to share this type of data with you – our KW Household – first. Sadly, phrase acquired out earlier than we have been in a position to get this out to you. Thanks for understanding.
Keller Williams: I’ve by no means been extra enthusiastic about the way forward for our firm. I’ve by no means had extra confidence in our skill to provide you what you’ll want to win. I do know that collectively, we’re stronger, smarter, and extra ready for what the long run holds.