Award recognizes the most productive broker e-teams using Zillow Group’s Premier Broker platform in the first half of 2018. 

Today, The Holden Agency announced that it is the third-place winner of the Premier Broker™ Excellence Award Contest in the Midwest Region.

The Holden Agency has leveraged Zillow Group’s Premier Broker platform to connect with actively searching home shoppers by using Zillow®, Trulia® and traffic to increase agent productivity, better recruit new agents and manage lead effectiveness. By effectively using the tools available through Premier Broker, the company has been named amongst the most productive e-teams on the Premier Broker technology stack.

“The Premier Broker Excellence Award is our way of recognizing the most productive e-teams on our Premier Broker platform,” said Nick Taylor, senior director of enterprise sales and strategy, Zillow Group. “We offer a suite of tools that help brokers build strong, productive e-teams, manage and convert leads, and increase agent productivity—and it’s really exciting for us to watch them succeed.”

Jerry Holden, President of The Holden Agency, is honored to receive this award. “We are ecstatic to win this award! It shows that hard work, determination and the skill of our agents from the great state of Ohio led to a top three real estate transaction level with Zillow in the Midwest region. Being recognized on a national level with so many other excellent companies throughout the United States is a huge honor and an outstanding testament to our team of agents!”

Winners of the bi-annual award program are eligible for benefits including Premier Broker advertising credits, publicity, brokerage celebration event and promotional materials. The contest runs twice a year, from January through June and July through December. See for official contest rules.

Premier Broker is a platform designed to help brokers manage their e-teams with lead management and conversion. Premier Broker combines some of Zillow Group’s most popular advertising products with lead management capabilities. The platform is designed to streamline the lead acquisition and management process with additional tools and services including a broker profile page, concierge services, a lead routing system, lead conversion training from Zillow Group and performance reporting.

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