REAL New York, Manhattan-based full service residential and commercial brokerage firm, is pleased to formally announce the promotion of Jillian Vaccaro to Chief Operating Officer. In this role, she will lead overall growth and development initiatives, with a focus on implementing creative marketing strategies to achieve and exceed sales and leasing goals for the company. Founded by Louis Adler and Robert Rahmanian, the brokerage has been a dynamic presence in the real estate industry since inception.
“Since joining our leadership team in March 2021, Jillian has proven to be a vital asset to our company,” said Robert. “As COO, she will spearhead the expansion of our advanced marketing endeavors which will inherently enhance the value we provide to clients.” Louis adds, “Jillian’s experience leading a sales team is in perfect alignment with our goals and will further establish REAL New York as one of the City’s most prominent brokerages.”
Previously the Head of People Operations with REAL New York, Jillian is a licensed real estate agent with nearly a decade of experience managing sales and leasing teams throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn. Prior to her career at REAL New York, Jillian was the Director of Sales and Leasing for Zumper, the largest rental platform in North America. She also managed sales and team experience for a prominent boutique brokerage firm. In addition to an expertise in management, Jillian specializes in tech consulting and software development, and offers a deep understanding of processes that can be automated with technology, adding yet another level of inventiveness and efficiency.
“Growing with REAL New York as COO has been an incredible progression of my career,” said Jillian. “The culture that has been cultivated within the firm is unlike any I’ve experienced before. Now more than ever, our clients, agents, and owners are craving a forward-thinking, technology driven experience fueled by sincerity and transparency, and we’re here to deliver that.”
Founded in 2013, REAL New York is responsible for completing the highest priced condominium sale in Manhattan south of 23rd Street. The firm’s culture has driven years of success in recruiting and retaining a highly skilled team. With an unrivaled specialty in Manhattan’s residential and commercial sales and leasing, REAL New York’s foundation lies within its strong community ties and landlord relationships. To learn more, please visit www.realnewyork.com.