Chad Schwendeman Takes Top Honors at International Real Estate Convention

Minnesota Real Estate Powerhouse Brings Home the Hardware

NASSAU, BAHAMAS--(Marketwired - October 28, 2016) - Chad Schwendeman, Broker/Owner of EXIT Lakes Realty Premier with offices in Baxter and Crosby, Minnesota, achieved the highest award bestowed by EXIT Realty Corp. International at the company's annual Convention held recently at the Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island in The Bahamas.

The Tri-Real-A-Thon is awarded to the individual in the corporation for outstanding achievement in taking listings, closing transaction sides and introducing agents to the EXIT Realty system during the production year, July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016.

Real estate professionals from across the continent converged in The Bahamas for intense motivational and educational sessions and to celebrate the company's 20thanniversary. A highlight of the week was the awards ceremony where the best of the best were recognized for their achievements. In addition to the Tri-Real-A-Thon, Schwendeman took home the awards for Top Gross Sales in North America, Top Lister in North America and Top Unit Producer in North America. He received the Platinum Award for closing more than 100 sales sides during the production year, and was inducted into both the Emerald Circle and Diamond Circle, for reaching 750 and 1,000 cumulative sides closed in his career with EXIT. In addition, Schwendeman received the Million Dollar Circle Designation for closing more than $1 million in gross commissions during the production year. An especially proud moment for Schwendeman occurred when EXIT Lakes Realty Premier was awarded the Top Grossing Office (Multiple) in North America.

On hand to present Schwendeman's many awards were Steve Morris, Founder and Chairman, EXIT Realty Corp. International and Tami Bonnell, the company's Chief Executive Officer. "We are so proud of Chad," said Bonnell. "He leads by example with consumers, his agents and in the communities he serves."

About EXIT Realty: EXIT is a proven real estate business model that has to-date, paid out more than a third of a billion dollars in single-level residual income to its associates across the U.S. and Canada. State-of-the-art technology including geolocation Smart Signs™ gives home sellers the edge in a competitive marketplace. A portion of every transaction fee collected by EXIT Realty Corp. International is pledged to our charity of choice and to-date, more than $3 million has been pledged to Habitat for Humanity. For more information, please visit

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(left to right) Steve Morris, Founder & Chairman, EXIT Realty Corp. International, Chad Schwendeman, Broker/Owner EXIT Lakes Realty Premier, Tami Bonnell, CEO, EXIT Realty Corp. International

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Contact Information:

Susan Harrison
Senior VP Corporate Communications
EXIT Realty Corp. International
Phone: 888-668-3948