Torrance, CA – May 15, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Fred Pulve was recently inducted into the lower Verde Valley Hall of Fame for 2012 for his positive contributions to the central Arizona communities. A Fountain Hills-resident since 1979, Pulve has consistently been an active member of the local real estate industry as well as a multitude of community organizations.
“I am honored to be recognized among such an outstanding group of citizens,” said Pulve, a 40-year real estate veteran. “I am proud to be a part of a company such as Coldwell Banker that always has supported my community outreach efforts.”
In 2011, Pulve, a Certified Residential Specialist, was honored with an Emeritus Award by the National Association of REALTORS® for his 40 years of continuous dedication to the world of real estate. During those years, he was a vice president and general manager of a large Michigan firm, founded and served as president of Arizona 1 Group, which he sold to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona in 2001 – he remained as branch broker – elected president of the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS®, and became regional vice president of the Arizona Association of REALTORS®.
In addition to his role in the local real estate industry, Pulve also was active in various Fountain Hills community organizations. He has served on the Fountain Hills School Board for three years and on a Congressional Military Academy Selection Committee. Pulve was also an active Rotarian, a 30-year member of the local men’s organization, The Club, and a regular participant on local religious councils and finance committees.
“We are thrilled to see Fred recognized for his dedication to social work and public policy in addition to his outstanding career in real estate,” said Malcolm MacEwen, president and chief operating officer of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona. “He is not only a tremendous asset to our team in Arizona, but is and has been a pillar in the greater Fountain Hills community.”
In 2010, Pulve was recognized for his 25-year membership to the Fountain Hills Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, he assisted in the development of the Community Resource Committee, which he has served on for the last 15 years with the mayor and other community leaders to discuss local challenges.
A frequent volunteer with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and FEMA, he has assisted with numerous national catastrophes, such as 9/11 and hurricanes Katrina, Rita, Ike and Gustav. Pulve has also served on the governmental affairs committee as the liaison representing Fountain Hills and is also a member of the Arizona Association of REALTORS®’ legislative committee.
To contact Pulve, you can visit www.AZmoves.com or reach him directly at (480) 837-1010.
About Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona has 20 offices and nearly 1,300 real estate professionals in metro Phoenix, metro Tucson and Northwest Arizona. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Arizona is owned and operated by NRT LLC, the largest residential real estate brokerage company in the United States. For more information, visit www.AZmoves.com.