Franchise Honors Top Performing Franchisees in Mexico

Date: FEB 4th, 2009

Topic: Franchise News, Canada's largest private sale marketing company, wrapped up its annual four-day franchise conference at the Grand Palladium Resort in the beautiful Maya Riviera, Mexico, by handing out its coveted Revvy Awards; given to the system's top performers.

" is all about the collective vision of a dedicated group of individuals," says Ken LeBlanc, President and CEO. "Our franchise owners work tirelessly to help buyers and sellers save money. The Revvy Awards allow us to recognize those locations that stand out in any given year."

For many participants, the "Revvy Awards" gala is the highlight of the conference. The top award, "Franchisee of the Year", is handed out to the best of the best in the system. It combines a passion for private sale, consumers and the company. Everything from listings, consumer experience, financial success and growth is factored into the selection.

This year, Donny Legere of Moncton, New Brunswick took home top honors as "Franchisee of the Year".

"We are extremely honored to be recognized in such a way," says Legere, who's been working along side his wife Tiffany for the past four years. "We would like to thank all our customers who believe that selling privately is the best way to sell a house," says Legere.


Other award winners included:


  • Cathy Young Perseverance Award: Tom and Tanya Hurley, Bill and Michelle MacDonald, Edmonton, AB
  • Associate of the Year: Sue Machado, Waterloo- Wellington, ON

  • Model Office Award: Kenny Singleton, Charlottetown, PE

  • Most Listings Award: Ryan Good, Mike Shanks, and Dave Waters, Guelph, ON
  • "Homey" Marketing Award: Peter Manton, Mississauga, ON
  • Private Sale Professional (PSP) Award: Kenny Singleton, Charlottetown, PE
  • Rookie of the Year: Walter Manning, Saskatoon, SK
  • Top Performer (West): Judy Pearson, Vanderhoof, BC
  • Top Performer (Central): Ryan Good, Mike Shanks, and Dave Waters,
  • Top Performer (East): Don Legere, Moncton, NB
  • Franchisee of the Year: Don Legere, Moncton, NB


In business since 1998, has become known as the Robin Hood of real estate, challenging the very foundation of the multi-billion dollar industry. The company predicts that the private sale segment of the real estate market will continue to grow, accounting for up to 50% of residential sales within the next few years. "These economically challenged times, while unfortunate, represent a growth opportunity for our company," says LeBlanc. "People just can't afford to continue paying the high commission levels agents demand."

About is unlike any ordinary real estate company. In fact, we're not agents or brokers. That's because from day one, we knew we could be something different - something much better. Simply put, we use the power of the internet combined with our experts on the ground in your community to provide a safe and practical way for buyers and sellers to connect while avoiding the high cost of commission. Instead of commission, we charge an affordable marketing fee (as low as $349) and collect absolutely no commission when your property sells. You keep the money. That's the way. That's fair right?