Expansion Planned On Florida's Emerald Coast
DESTIN, FL, June 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Kateri "Kitty" Whitney has been appointed executive director of Sandestin Real Estate, it was announced today by Tom Becnel, chairman of Sandestin Investments LLC.
With more than 13 years in the real estate industry, Ms. Whitney has extensive experience in various areas of residential and commercial real estate. Her goal for Sandestin Real Estate is to be the top producing company on Florida's Emerald Coast, ranging from Destin through eastern Walton County. She and her team plan to further revitalize the area's real estate market while communicating the value and positive lifestyle that the community offers.
Ms. Whitney joined Sandestin Real Estate after serving as president and CEO of the Walton Area Chamber of Commerce, an organization with more than 1,000 members. While there, Ms. Whitney improved operations, communications and the organization's profitability.
Ms. Whitney's past management experience also includes ownership of The Infusion Network, the nation's first free standing ambulatory infusion center; international work for Cyrix, a worldwide semiconductor company; and management of a home healthcare network. She began her professional career in the healthcare industry as a registered nurse.
"Kitty brings strong leadership skills, respect and excellent business practices to Sandestin Real Estate," said Becnel. "We are optimistic that she and her team will make a significant and positive impact for existing and prospective property owners not only in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, but also for this entire coastal community."
Ms. Whitney received her bachelor's degree from Nicholls State University. She has been a leader in various nonprofit groups including Walton County Education Foundation and Catholic Charities. She and her husband Todd reside in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort with their son Max.
About Sandestin Real Estate
Sandestin Real Estate is the exclusive brokerage for Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, as well as a market-leading real estate company operating from the Destin Bridge to the Bay County line. Sandestin's dedicated real estate team consists of 28 sales professionals and support staff. The company represents those interested in owning or selling a variety of properties from South Walton and Destin, to bay-front neighborhoods and commercial opportunities. Sandestin Real Estate is an active member of the Walton County Chamber and the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors. Sandestin Real Estate is a unit of Sandestin Investments, LLC, the parent company of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, The Palms of Destin Resort and Conference Center, Silver Shells Resort and Spa and Silver Beach Towers Resort, and Cottage Rental Agency.
For additional information visit www.SandestinRealEstate.com or call 1-800-277-0801.
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