DENVER, CO – January 20, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — RE/MAX, LLC today announced the promotion of two key executives as the Denver-based franchise continues to dominate the real estate industry both domestically and internationally.

David Metzger will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer in addition to his current responsibilities as Chief Financial Officer for RE/MAX. William Soteroff is promoted to Executive Vice President, US and International Regional Development, taking on domestic regional development in addition to his current role developing RE/MAX globally.

“Both Dave and Bill are tremendous assets to this organization and their commitment to building this company has been unwavering,” said Margaret Kelly, CEO of RE/MAX. “Their leadership is critical now as we grow the network here and abroad, add franchises and strengthen our portfolio of services for the most professional agents in the business, RE/MAX agents.”

David Metzger, CFO, COO

David Metzger joined RE/MAX in 2007, bringing with him 20 years of corporate financial experience. His responsibilities at RE/MAX now include oversight of Finance, Information Technology, eBusiness, Legal, Emerging Technologies, Human Resources and Membership Services.

William Soteroff, EVP, U.S. & International Regional Development

In 2010, William Soteroff earned the RE/MAX Distinguished Service Award for his 17 years with the company and his leadership role in expanding RE/MAX across six continents and more than 30 countries in just four years as Senior Vice President of International Development.

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About The RE/MAX Network:

RE/MAX was founded in 1973 by Dave and Gail Liniger. From a single office in Denver, Colorado, it has grown into a global network of about 90,000 Sales Associates in more than 80 countries, an international presence greater than any of its competitors. Nobody in the world sells more real estate than RE/MAX.

RE/MAX has been recognized as the leading real estate franchise in the “2009 Franchise Times Top 200,” and has also been honored as the top real estate franchise for nine of the last 11 years in “The Franchise 500 Survey,” published by Entrepreneur magazine.

Today, all U.S. home listings in thousands of cities and towns can be found at, the most visited real estate franchise web site. (, Hitwise, ComScore for 6-month period through July 2010)

RE/MAX is proud of its Premier Community Citizenship, which has raised over $100 million for deserving organizations like Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, Children’s Miracle Network and The Sentinels of Freedom Foundation.

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Cory Jo Vasquez
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