Scott Russell has obtained the Skilled Excellence Award.
The Actual Property Board of Larger Vancouver (REBGV) has awarded realtor and dealer/proprietor of Sutton Group–Seafair Realty, Ok. Scott Russell, the Skilled Excellence Award.
The Skilled Excellence Award is the best honour given in the true property career. The award honours these in actual property whose careers, yr out and in, have epitomized integrity, data, ethics, management, group service, and mentorship.
Russell operates Sutton Group–Seafair Realty workplaces in Delta, Tsawwassen and Richmond. All through his 40-year-plus profession, Russell has supported and mentored a whole lot of brokers and Realtors.
“Scott has been a relentless advocate for prime requirements, professionalism, and mentorship all through his profession,” stated Daniel John, Chair, REBGV. “His legacy of service coupled along with his caring persona has left a optimistic mark throughout the career and group that he has served for many years.”
Russell served as president of REBGV in 2009 after a number of years of volunteering as a director. Earlier than that, he served on REBGV’s Skilled Conduct and Arbitration committees. In 2015, he led the BC Actual Property Affiliation as president after serving 4 years on its Directorate.
“It’s been a very good run, and I’ve solely been in a position to get to the place I’m right now with the assist of my household, mates and colleagues,” he stated. “So many individuals alongside the best way have helped me a lot and I actually attempt to pay that ahead with the following technology of realtors.
“I’ve at all times adopted the campsite rule – to go away something you contact slightly higher than whenever you discovered it. Getting an award like that is very humbling and I do know we’re in nice arms as we’ve so many nice younger colleagues which might be doing superb work.”
Inside his native workplace his staff has raised greater than $370,000 over 20 years for the Steveston Group Centre. He’s a robust supporter of the REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive, providing his workplace as a drop-off location for greater than 15 years.
He has additionally volunteered in youth sports activities as a hockey and baseball coach in Ladner and Richmond, serving on the manager of the Ladner Minor Baseball Affiliation for a few years.
“Integrity defines Scott Russell. His ongoing drive to maintain up with present developments and the numerous altering guidelines and rules in actual property has lengthy made him a ‘go-to dealer’ to mentor, assist and lead others in our career,” stated Jake Moldowan, REBGV past-chair.