Most Influential Woman Award

Gretchen Pearson Receives Most Influential Woman Award

June 15, 2016 | Media Contact:

(San Ramon, Calif.) - Gretchen Pearson, President/CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Drysdale Properties, was honored with the 2016 Most Influential Woman in Bay Area Business award by the San Francisco Business Times. Pearson was formally recognized at a gala dinner held at the Hilton Union Square on June 14, 2016. The event recognized 150 women business leaders in real estate, law, tech, financing, education, health care and many other industries.

Pearson opened her brokerage in 2005 and is home to 950 sales professionals in 35 office locations serving 26 counties across Northern California and Nevada. With the belief in the American Dream and a mantra of “we help people get what they want,” the company grew at a phenomenal rate and has been acknowledged as California’s fastest-growing, full-service real estate company almost every year of their existence. In 2016, BHHS Drysdale Properties ranked as the #12 in the network, #4 independently owned and operated brokerage in the network and #1 woman-owned brokerage in the network. Additionally, Pearson founded the California Community Foundation– a non-profit organization that provides grants to charities who aid the community in long or short term housing or provide food to those in need. She is a service-driven leader who operates from gratitude, experience and a desire to uphold a higher standard in the real estate industry.

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About Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, based in Irvine, CA, is a brand-new real estate brokerage network built for a new era in residential real estate. The network, among the few organizations entrusted to use the world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway name, brings to the real estate market a definitive mark of trust, integrity, stability and longevity.

About HSF Affiliates LLC

Irvine, CA-based HSF Affiliates LLC operates Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Prudential Real Estate and Real Living Real Estate franchise networks. The company is a joint venture of which HomeServices of America, Inc., the nation’s second-largest, full-service residential brokerage firm, is a majority owner. HomeServices of America is an affiliate of world-renowned Berkshire Hathaway Inc.

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