Introducing our 2017 Champion Senior Group District Director, Marcus Luah. Today, the charismatic leader has more than 460 associates in his team at PropNex.
Marcus shared, "I believe that the strength of my team lies in our age, adaptability and the cohesive environment that we provide. The past 5 years have truly been fulfilling for me as I learnt how to add value to the lives of others by moulding them as leaders as well, who can eventually grow a team of their own in the future. My achievements within the short years in PropNex are all thanks to the guidance of my leaders and the strong culture of PropNex which has set the standards for team building for all of its salespersons."
On what he loves most about PropNex, Marcus said "What I am most proud of PropNex is the fact that even though we are the largest real estate agency in Singapore, we are the most bonded and connected than most of the smaller agencies that I know of. The culture here is truly amazing."
Congratulations to Joanna Tan, for being awarded the Champion Group Division Director title and for being a PropNex Millionaire in 2017.
Before joining the industry, Joanna shared that she had a secure and comfortable job in the financial industry. However after seven years in her job, she felt a need to have a change in her life, something that challenges her from her comfort zone. Her passion for properties propelled her to join the industry in the year 2011. Fortunately for her, she had a smooth journey from the beginning where she started serving clients in the public housing segment.
With her positive attitude and helpful personality, many of her clients began referring friends and family to her, extending her network and helping her thrive in her career. Joanna enjoys helping clients move to the next phase of their lives through their new properties.
When asked what her aspiration for 2018 is, the selfless leader shared, "I want to be an example to my associates and see them achieve great results and supersede me in the future!"
Randy How clinched the title 2017 Champion Landed Property Transactor due to his passion in helping clients to find their dream landed homes. To him, the three factors that made him a Champion today is, "Integrity, Perseverance and Focus". On why he is proud to be a PropNexian, Randy shares, "PropNex is my number one choice because I am attracted to the strong vision of our management and leaders who constantly pave way for us to be at the forefront of information and knowledge - so that we can reach our clients quickly with first-hand information which will allow them to make sound property investment decisions."
To aspiring salespersons who wish to be successful in the real estate industry, Randy advises, "Success never comes easily and you will have to put 100% dedication and passion in it. Besides this, having sincerity and conducting your business with integrity will bring you far in the industry."
Congratulations to Dominic Lee and Chermaine Na for being awarded the Champion Producers - Couple Award 2017. Dominic is also one of the 10 outstanding PropNex Millionaires in 2017 and the Head of PropNex Luxury Team.
The couple shared, "We worked together as couple for close to 10 years now, since early 2008. We feel that working as a couple in the industry allows us to tap on each other's strengths." "I support Dominic in the things he does not like to do and vice versa! It is also a great feeling when we work together to help our clients in their investment journeys positively," commented Chermaine Na.
The couple believes that there are several factors that contribute to their success today. They shared, "We always put clients' interest at the first priority and never settle for mediocrity. On top of that, we constantly strive to be the best at what we are doing." In 2018, Dominic and Chermaine is challenging themselves to perform better than 2017's achievements.
Their advice to aspiring salespersons? "Do treat real estate like a business and a business requires you to invest both time and money into it. Make it happen and do not wait for things to happen for you."
Cijay Tew was awarded the 2017 Champion Branch District Director and today, the passionate team leader has more than 500 associates under his wing.
Cijay describes himself as a compassionate and caring leader. He strives to understand each of his associates' needs based on different level of learning abilities. He also goes the extra mile to guide them and creating value added initiatives like consumer seminars, team events, prospecting activities and training platforms to contribute to their success in the industry.
He shared, "Team-building is a serious matter because people who joined you entrust their career and the lives of their loves ones to you. It is hence important for leaders to be responsible and ensure that their associates can learn and grow effectively under your care. Always give your best to help them improve their lives and incomes, ultimately when your associates excel in their careers, they will bring the team to the next level!
PropNex 2017 Champion Individual Producer Loyalle Chin is also one of PropNex 10 Millionaires for the year. A consistent Top achiever, Loyalle currently focuses on serving clients in the segments of CBD Shophouses and Hotels in Singapore.
He shared, "PropNex leadership has built a strong brand name and network over the years and I am very thankful to be part of a firm that has a great mentoring and sharing culture. From the start, my leader James Gan has given me invaluable guidance, and through the numerous team and company-wide trainings and events,I have had the privilege to meet other PropNex colleagues,many of whom have became my mentors and referrals."
To Loyalle, the 3 factors that make a successful real estate salesperson is to be real and authentic when helping clients, being resilient during challenging times and having a sense of purpose in life.
Excerpt from 2017 PropNex Icons Magazine