ERA Real Estate names Wayne Weaver winner of two awards

ERA Real Estate, a global leader in real estate franchising, has named sales associate Wayne Weaver with ERA Team VP Real Estate headquartered in Chautauqua, the winner of its 2013 Momentum Award, which celebrates the top sales associate, across the nation, with the most growth over the prior year; and a finalist for the company’s prestigious Jim Jackson Memorial Award for First in Service.

The awards were presented at the ERA 2014 International Business Conference held March 24-27 at L.A. Live in Los Angeles, Calif.

Weaver is being recognized for sustained growth in areas such as percent increase in adjusted gross commission and a minimum increase of 25 units sold over the past three years. In addition, Jim Jackson nominees are honored for their consistent demonstration of high customer service qualities, based on customer satisfaction survey results and sales productivity. Finalists must have achieved an average 20 percent or better survey return and an overall satisfaction rating of 95 percent or higher.

“Sustained growth is a key goal at ERA Real Estate,” said Charlie Young, president and CEO of ERA Franchise Systems LLC. “Wayne consistently exhibits a steadfast focus on continual improvement in key business metrics and his commitment to proving outstanding customer service is a testament to his professionalism. I am pleased to recognize his efforts with these designations.”

“Through his dedication, Wayne Weaver has become a leader in our local real estate market by providing each client with superior service and the most comprehensive products and services. His hard work allowed him to see tremendous growth in 2013, increasing his sales production by 173 percent over the previous year,” remarked Bill Soffel, broker/CEO of ERA Team VP Real Estate. “Wayne is a great asset to our organization and exemplifies ERA Team VP’s commitment to hard work, innovation, collaboration and customer satisfaction.”

ERA Team VP Real Estate is a leader in the local real estate market with eight office locations in western New York and northwestern Pennsylvania. Weaver may be contacted at (716) 664-1339. For more information about ERA Team VP Real Estate and the real estate market in the Southern Tier of western New York, visit or call one of the main western New York office locations: (716) 763-2600 Lakewood; (716) 789-2600 Chautauqua; (716) 672-7990 Fredonia; (716) 699-4800 Ellicottville; (585) 968-2113 Cuba.