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Born and raised in the suburbs of Boston, Nicole grew up immersed in the real estate industry. Throughout her early childhood and early adulthood Nicole’s father managed mergers and acquisitions for Realogy, the largest real estate franchisor in the world. Nicole’s consistent exposure to major brands across the globe and all facets of the housing market gave her a significant edge in starting her career in the real estate industry.
Nicole graduated from Suffolk University in 2013 with a major in Marketing and Public Relations. During her years at Suffolk University, Nicole prioritized gaining real world experience to build a solid foundation for her career. Nicole created a strong network locally by interning with O’Neill and Associates and Fidelity Investments in Boston. Nicole also spent a semester living in Washington D.C. where she interned full time for the Financial Services Roundtable. Throughout all four years of college Nicole worked part time at Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty helping with office coordination and assisting in the marketing department.
After graduating, Nicole joined Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty full time as the Executive Assistant. In this capacity Nicole was able to gain intricate exposure to all aspects of the company and the brand. Nicole conducted market research and acted as a project manager for various initiatives enveloping every department. Shortly after, Nicole became the Director of Relocation and Referrals. Nicole’s outgoing nature coupled with her emphasis on networking and building strong relationships socially and professionally made her a natural for this position. Nicole has worked in this capacity since 2014 building the structure for the department and increasing revenue significantly year over year.
Nicole’s passion for the family business, charismatic personality and competitive nature are palpable in everything she does. Nicole has built and maintained professional relationships across the globe while staying actively involved on a local level. She is currently the Chairperson of the Greater Boston Association of Realtors Young Professionals Network and she attends countless conferences and meetings across the country every year to keep herself and the company positioned strategically on the cutting edge of the industry.