PRLog - Nov. 30, 2012 - JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Local real estate expert, Bill Watson, founder and Chairman of the Board of Watson Realty Corp., REALTORS® was in attendance at the recent International Symposium, hosted by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE) and Luxury Portfolio International™
Bill Watson addressing crowd at LeadingRE Symposium
Watson, who is the Chairman of the Board of Directors for LeadingRE, introduced keynote speaker, Matthew Ferrara of Matthew Ferrara & Company. Ferrara’s presentation focused on “Embracing the Global Marketplace.”
The Symposium took place in the coastal town of Cascais, located just outside of Lisbon. Participants had the opportunity to sample the area’s cultural and historical attractions and also enjoyed a tour of high-end properties and resorts.
The Symposium is the latest in a series of successful global symposiums held by the network in Madrid, Rome, Valencia and Dublin. Event sponsors included Unique Homes Magazine and Lone Wolf Real Estate Technologies.
Watson places significant importance in attending these symposiums each year and values the strong network connections that are built from meeting in person with firm representatives.
“Now, more than ever, is the time to embrace and promote the global real estate marketplace to our customers and the LeadingRE network provides the support and technology for real estate professionals to showcase international properties for buyers and sellers,” shared Watson.
Watson Realty Corp. is the only member affiliate of the prestigious Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® network in Northeast Florida. The network is a collection of over 500 premier brokerage firms representing 30 countries worldwide.
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