A Wealth of Experience to Lead Our Business
We understand that people depend on our leadership and expertise every single day. From providing sound property advice, guiding customers through the process of buying or selling their main asset, and providing people with employment and career stability. Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate is fortunate to have experienced people leading the business at a corporate level and running each of our locations across the country and globe.
The Australian business is run by a team of professionals with expertise and skills in various disciplines including real estate, franchising, marketing, information technology and finance. We are part of a global group led by President and CEO Sherry Chris who is based in the United States. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate operates in the U.S., Canada, Bahamas and Australia.
Sherry Chris, President and CEO, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC.
Sherry brings more than 30 years of real estate experience to the dynamic brand where she focuses on guiding the brand’s vision and strategic growth. Well-known for her innovative thinking, next-generation consumer insights, and idea sharing in efforts to move the industry forward. She is a strong advocate of engaging with businesses and consumers through social media channels – making her the most followed CEO of a national real estate brand on Twitter.
She has been recognised six years consecutively as one of Inman’s 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders. Additional accolades include the Swanepoel Power 200 list, the Most Influential Real Estate Executives list by Real Estate Executive Magazine, and Profiles in Diversity Journal’s annual Women Worth Watching list.
Michelle Delaney, CEO, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Australia
Michelle started her extensive real estate career in Sydney in 1988. She has a strong background in commercial and residential real estate. More recently Michelle has been involved in professional consulting, focusing on office and people management, financial analysis, risk management and strategic planning.
During her career she has had senior roles in some of the countries leading real estate companies both at office and corporate level, with one of her roles being head of property management internationally for the group.
Michelle’s primary responsibility will be to roll out of the first Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate offices in Australia and thereafter manage a team to service and grow the network.