I am truly honored, thankful and excited for the opportunity to serve as your 2019 President for Women’s Council of REALTORS Long Beach. I am blessed to have a dynamic group of professionals serving on the 2019 Governing Board.
I would like to introduce the 2019 team: Matt Welch President-Elect, Judy Fike Secretary, Larry Ellison Treasurer, Lori VanSkyhock Director of Programs, and Brandi Zamora Director of Membership.
I am grateful for the Leadership that has served before us, as they have built our strong foundation and set the bar high. It is our responsibility to continue the journey they have started.
We are looking forward to giving value to our Members and Strategic Partners by bringing relevant educational programs and networking opportunities.
Our goal this year is to encourage members to get involved, because participation translates to personal and professional growth. Engagement and involvement also help to build strong personal and professional relationships.
The 2019 Board and I are honored to serve so many talented Members and Strategic Partners.
2019 Women’s Council of REALTORS® Long Beach
A core value of Women's Council is giving back to our communities through financial support and raising awareness of worthy endeavors. I am delighted to announce our partner charity for 2019!
The Rock Club Music Is The Remedy is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives and well-being of Veterans, at-risk youth and other groups through music instruction, education, and mentoring. Please visit THE ROCK CLUB website to learn more about their mission, service philosophy and ways to get involved.
Long Beach President
Here at the Women's Council, we strive to provide timely, accessible programming, great networking and opportunities for your personal and professional growth.
We are a network of successful REALTORS®, advancing women as business leaders in the industry and in the communities we serve.
Women's Council is your connection to the top professionals in real estate, as well as great education and opportunities to promote your business online through your free Member Expertise Profile. Don't miss out!
For Membership Info OR to learn about becoming a Strategic Partner
Please contact our Membership Director:
Brandi Zamora @ firstname.lastname@example.org or (562) 805-0221
View Our Past Events
Women's Council went Hawaiian for the Holidays! Guests were decked out in their best island attire and enjoyed Lunch, Shopping, Entertainment, Networking...and more Shopping!
MAHALO to all who attended and to those who worked so hard to make this a fantastic Holiday event! Click below to check out a video of the fun!!
OCT 16, 2018 - A Close-Up of Long Beach
An annual update on the state of Long Beach and where we are heading in the future. This year's special breakfast featured these wonderful speakers!
Suzie Price - 3rd District Representative, Long Beach
John Keisler - Director of Economic Development, Long Beach
Dan Zaharoni - Urban Concepts, Developing Queen Mary Island
Phil Hawkins - CEO, Pacific West Association of REALTORS®
Barbara Betts - President, Pacific West Association of REALTORS®
AUG 12, 2018 - Estate Planning Lunch & Learn plus the 2018 ROCK-the-VOTE
Lots of excitement and a packed house as we elected our 2019 President-Elect, Matt Welch and Treasurer, Larry Ellison—who will join 2019 President, Jayne McCallister on the leadership team. And such a fabulous program followed, with Estate Planning Attorney Paul Velasco sharing crucial information on ways to manage and protect your assets and your legacy. Contact Paul for true expertise!! velascolawgroup.com. Special thanks to Gold Partner, LBS Financial Credit Union, and to Friend Sponsor, Apollo Insurance Services, for their contributions toward our terrific lunch!
JULY 12, 2018 - 7th Annual Vine 2 Wine
V2W 2018 was a high energy good vibe and we had a blast! A big shout-out to all of our wonderful sponsors and supporters who made it all possible. Between the wine tents, music, artists, dancers, exotic animals, raffle prizes and photo booths, the entertainment was endless and fun ruled the evening.
CLICK HERE to see a photo montage of the evening!
MAY 8, 2018 - Social Media Shake UP!
We had a full house for this terrific Lunch & Learn. Social Media guru, Austin Iuliano, enlightened on how to enhance our businesses by leveraginf the power of Facebook and Instagram. Thank you to our Taco Bar sponsors: Tracy Hunter with Showhomes Home Staging, and Carina Christiano with American Home Shield. WATCH THIS INTERVIEW with Austin Iuliano and pick up tips about advertising via FB.
APR 23, 2018 - Member Informational Coffee
Welcome aboard! This mid-morning gathering was a time for new members and partners to get to know one another, the governing board and Women's Council. A special thanks to a new Silver Strategic Partner, Kristi Buscemi with Old Republic Home Protection, for providing delightful breakfast treats.
APR 18, 2018 - Got Money? & Headshot Happy Hour
Great information was shared by two mortgage industry experts - and Platinum Strategic Partners - Alpine Mortgage Planning and Greenbox Loans. A big Women's Council Thank You! to Alpine Manager, Chris Feniglio and Greenbox President, Raymong Eshaghian for your guidance on loan products and industry insights. Our Happy Hour rounded out the afternoon with free headshots for all, compliments of Bronze Partner, Darryl Glade, CEO of Stilio.
FEB 21, 2018 - Law & Order Comes to Long Beach
We welcomed John Giardinelli, of Giardinelli Law Group, who guided us through the challenges, changes and pitfalls of real estate law. This was an interactive format with an extended portion of the program for great questions and dicussion. Click for Event Info
JAN 24, 2018 - Membership Pep Rally
2018 kicked off in style with 9 New Realtor Members and 9 New Strategic Partner Affiliates during the evening's festivities!! Click for Event Info