The Real Deal Miami

Movers & Shakers: Elliman promotes two managing directors & more

Keyes also promotes two district managers and branch leaders
By Katherine Kallergis | February 20, 2018 09:45AM

Caprice Weber and Cathy Strafaci (Credit: Douglas Elliman)

Douglas Elliman promoted Caprice Weber and Cathy Strafaci to executive vice president, managing director roles.

Weber oversees Elliman’s new development projects in Broward and Palm Beach counties. She was previously president of Baker Real Estate’s Florida division, a Toronto company with projects in Naples, Palm Beach and Jacksonville. Strafaci is a managing director of Elliman’s development marketing projects in Miami-Dade. She worked on sales for Murano at Portofino, W South Beach, Icon South Beach and others.

The Keyes Company named new district managers and branch leaders in Aventura and Pembroke Pines. Marco Zarfati was promoted to district manager and branch leader of Keyes’ Aventura office, and Bonnie Josefski to the same role in the Pembroke Pines/Miramar office. The brokerage recently expanded in Aventura with the acquisition of Rickenback Realty, a 25-agent firm that closed more than $25 million in sales volume last year.

Colliers International South Florida recently brought on broker Mitash Kripalani as a vice president. Kripalani, previously with Douglas Elliman, specializes in capital markets with a focus on multifamily, land deals and investment sales.

EWM Realty International added Karime Beckmann, Sylvia L. Cordes, Marlene Victoria Corpas, Jill Fitzgerald, Juanita M. Lopez, Arlene Valdes-Martinez and Jasmine Brigitte Wollach as associates in the brokerage’s Coconut Grove branch at 3560 Main Highway.

Coldwell Banker added new agents to its Las Olas office in Fort Lauderdale, including Philip Mazzara, Michael Rhodes, Colleen Kaye, Christian Lavin, Patrick Rorke, Manuel Abirached, John Reeves, Andrew Felix and Aziz Gurbanov. George DePina and Fernando Pete Quintas joined Coldwell Banker in Pinecrest.