Sales & Marketing Council
The Sales and Marketing Council is an organization within the Greater Orlando Builders Association which acts as a catalyst for professional growth, achievement and community involvement of our members. The Sales and Marketing Council strives to foster the highest level of ethics, integrity and professionalism for our industry and our community.
The Sales and Marketing council holds many events throughout the year including monthly meetings, After Hours events, SAM Tram, Major Achievement Awards, GOBA Holiday Party and educational opportunities. Annual Dues: $95 per individual or Company memberships available
Meetings: 1st Wednesday 9:00 a.m.
2016 Chairperson: Jack Lazinsk, Richmond American Homes
Vice-Chairperson: Sudesh (Desh) Ganesh, Emerald Homes (D.R. Horton Homes)
Programs/Education– Selects the speakers, programming & content for education classes. Greets and orients the speakers, and coordinates the event.
Chair: Cheri Bass, J Williams Staffing
Quarterly Recognition Breakfast- Selects the speakers, programming & content for Quarterly Breakfasts. Greets and orients the speakers, and coordinates the event.
Chair: Kathleen Pollack, Richmond American Homes
Home Expo - REALTOR® Expo of new home builders and remodelers.
Chair: Kristin Vuckovic, Ashton Woods Homes Vice Chair: Pat Taylor, TTT Realty
SAM Tram - SAM Tram is a unique opportunity for builder and associate members to network directly with local REALTORS®. REALTORS® are chauffeured in luxury coaches on a tour of new Central Florida communities. Builders are given the opportunity to entertain the REALTORS® and “show-off” their homes. Associate sponsors ride on the bus with the REALTORS® for all day networking opportunities.
Chair: Pat Taylor, TTT Realty Vice Chair: Karmi Sheppard, Regiobns Bank
Holiday Party - Annual holiday party and auction of GOBA.
Chair: Theresa Swanson, Florida Home Media
Major Achievement Awards–Executes the Major Achievements Awards gala. Administers promotional campaign, venue selection, décor, theme development, sponsorship, ticket sales, and entry solicitation.
Chair: Rebecca Swanson with Mattamy Homes