FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New owners take the helm at established brokerage Coldwell Banker Homefield Realty St. Marys
Experienced real estate professionals David Forster and Julien Polidoro acquire award-winning Coldwell Banker affiliate company in southern Ontario
(Burlington, Ontario – February 13, 2018) Coldwell Banker Canada Operations ULC has announced that experienced real estate professionals David Forster and Julien Polidoro have acquired the ownership of the network’s independent affiliate, Coldwell Banker Homefield Realty St. Marys. The established southern Ontario brokerage is situated in St. Marys, between London and Stratford.
Forster and Polidoro became sole owners of the brokerage, effective January 1, 2018, succeeding former owner Ron Morrison, who will remain with the company in a sales capacity. The award-winning company has been recognized as a Premier Office in the Coldwell Banker system for several years. Co-owners Forster and Polidoro were both veteran sales professionals with the firm before taking on their new ownership roles and each brings their own unique skill set to the operation.
David Forster is a McGill University graduate with a decade of experience as General Manager of his family’s hotel and restaurant business, and has gained perspective as both a commercial and residential rental property owner. St. Marys native Julien Polidoro has an extensive depth of knowledge of markets throughout Perth County. He will continue to apply his years of experience in customer service as he helps consumers effectively navigate the sales process and will now be sharing those skills with his sales force.
As co-owners of a Coldwell Banker affiliated brokerage, David and Julien plan to build on the successful operation founded by their predecessor Ron Morrison as they grow and develop their company. “We’re proud of our company’s history with the Coldwell Banker brand and are looking forward to the future as we all work together to move our brokerage forward,” says new owner and Broker of Record David Forster.
“Growth will be an important focus for us looking to the future,” confirms Julien Polidoro. “We’ll be actively seeking like-minded sales professionals who share our commitment to providing outstanding service.”
“We’re delighted to welcome David Forster and Julien Polidoro to the Coldwell Banker network of Owners,” said Andy Puthon, President of Coldwell Banker Canada Operations ULC. “We’re eager to support their efforts as they apply their real estate experience and leadership skills to their new ownership role and further develop and grow their brokerage.”
About Coldwell Banker®
Since 1906, the Coldwell Banker® organization has been a premier full-service real estate provider. In Canada, Coldwell Banker has a national network of approximately 200 independently owned residential and commercial offices, operating in every province across Canada, and also in the Yukon and Northwest Territories. Globally, Coldwell Banker has almost 91,000 affiliated sales professionals in approximately 3,000 independently owned and operated franchise broker offices in 47 countries and territories worldwide. For further information on the Coldwell Banker® network in Canada or to search for individual offices, sales representatives, or property listings in Canada, visit www.coldwellbanker.ca
Coldwell Banker Canada Operations ULC is a subsidiary of Realogy Group LLC and Realogy Holdings Corporation. Coldwell Banker® is a registered trademark licensed to Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. Each office is independently owned and operated.
For further information, contact:
David Forster, Broker of Record,
Coldwell Banker Homefield Realty St. Marys, Brokerage
150 Queen Street East, Box 699
St. Marys, Ontario