News Release, Southern Maryland Association of Realtors

Waldorf, MD – Thank you to all who attended SMAR’s Annual Awards Recognition Ceremony on Wednesday, March 6th, to honor SMAR’s 2018 Production Award Winners.  We were excited to have our largest turnout in years! Almost 500 were present to recognize their peers for their accomplishments, networking, buffet dinner and dancing. We brought back our ever popular photo booth (props included!). SMAR President Judy Szynborski was on hand to give a quick association update on various items – including broker outreach, committee updates and various building improvements to the Realtor® Center.

In addition to SMAR’s Production Award Winners,Sandy Curtiswas recognized as SMAR’s NewestREALTOR® Emeritus member. Established by the National Association of REALTORS®, the REALTOR® Emeritus program recognizes members who have held membership in the National Association of REALTORS® for at least 40 years. Sandy began working in real estate in June 1978 while she was off for the summer from teaching. Over the years, she has worked with three different builders. She is currently a Realtor® with Residential Plus Real Estate Services in White Plains. She has enjoyed helping families find their dream home and loves to see many relaxed, smiling faces at settlement.

Congratulations to our Rookie of the Year Winners:

  • Calvert County – Sherri Verdon with RE/MAX 100
  • Charles County – Adam Chambers with RE/MAX 100
  • St. Mary’s County – Ken Weeks with Century 21 New Millennium

Congratulations to the overall Top Producers:

  • Commercial – Robert Wustner
  • Individual Residential – Cheryl Bare
  • Team – The Laura Peruzzi Team

Download the program here to view all the award winners. Certificates were provided for all award winners at the event.

The evening would not have been possible without the financial support of our sponsors(check out their ads in the program):

DIAMOND Level Sponsors

  • Berkshire Hathaway Home Services McNelis Group Properties –Chris McNelis
  • Century 21 New Millennium –Tommy Higgins
  • Exit By The Bay Realty –Jen Anderson
  • Keller Williams Preferred Properties-Patricia Long
  • Maryland Trust, Title & Escrow –Mark Davis
  • Prime Lending –Eddie Logan
  • RE/MAX 100 –Trish Nicely
  • RE/MAX One –Mark Davis

PLATINUM Level Sponsors

  • Capitol Title Insurance Agency– Lisa Smallwood

GOLD Level Sponsors

  • C&F Mortgage Corporation –Tim Murphy
  • Colonial Farm Credit-Laura Huber
  • CQI Home Inspections-Philip Cavalcante
  • First Home Mortgage-James Moran
  • Fitzgerald Financial –Dessie Herbert
  • Southern Trust Mortgage –Jeff Gay
  • Title Max, LLC-Wanda Debord
  • Waterstone Mortgage –Jeff Leadmon & Neal Tipton

SILVER Level Sponsors

  • All In One Home Inspections –Steve and Michelle Perrie
  • BB&T Mortgage –Olga Roberts
  • Buyers Title, LLC –Terri Farri
  • Homes By Cynthia Home Inspections-Cynthia Thalman
  • The Law Office of Joann M. Wood, LLC –Joann Wood
  • Wealth Management Partners –Joyce Cool & Rob Ramos

BRONZE Level Sponsors

  • Colonial Mortgage Group –Paul Skeens
  • MD Department of Housing & Community Development –Terry Catalano
  • Navy Federal Credit Union –Mike Grigsby

All images courtesy of the Southern Maryland Association of Realtors

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...