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Brian Church Named NJ Realtors Circle of Excellence Sales Award Platinum Winner for 2017

Brian Church, a broker associate and established real estate veteran with Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate has today earned the 2017 NJ Realtors® Circle of Excellence Sales Brian ChurchAward® Platinum.

“Our proudest statistic is that we’ve been consistent since 1999; but 2017 was our best year ever. Over my career we’re closing in on a half billion dollars in sales,” said Church. The NJ Realtors Circle of Excellence Sales Award Platinum level requires a Realtor to close a minimum of $20 million in sales volume on at least 30 properties or units. Church, along with his team, finished 2017 with over $41 million sold.

The Brian Church Group includes, Sharon Langill, Marilyn Jacobson, Carol Blume, Nick Condon, Leonora “Peachie” Grisanti, John Marzullo, Amy Louhier, Nicole Ludwig, Vince Pickett and Marketing Coordinator Paula Eagan, who has assisted Church in the management of their team for more than 15 years.

“Brian is one of those rare professionals who, after a brilliant career in business, came out of retirement and launched an amazing second act,” noted Richard “Ric” Martel Jr., Broker Manager of the Spring Lake office and Regional Vice President for Gloria Nilson & Co. “I’m extremely proud to have him with us, challenging all of us to do our best. I wish the Group continued success.”

After retiring from a successful career as a corporate executive, Church began selling real estate in 1999. He also served for several years on the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity, spending three of those years as their board president. As an agent with the Spring Lake office, he earned his broker’s license in 2013.

Church’s achievements as been recognized throughout his career, including NJ Realtors Circle of Excellence Sales Award, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2008-2011 Silver; 2000, 2002, 2005-2007 Gold; 2012, 2014-2016 Platinum. His efforts also earned him the prestigious Distinguished Sales Award from NJ Realtors in 2014.

“Brian has certainly earned his standing in New Jersey real estate as one of the region’s top producers and an all-around outstanding real estate professional,” said Pat Bell, president and CEO of Gloria Nilson & Co. “As they continue to cement their reputations as some of the industry’s best professionals, I applaud Brian and his team for their hard work and well-deserved industry recognition.”

NJ Realtors Circle of Excellence recognizes those members who have demonstrated excellence in the field of salesmanship.

About Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate is a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and a wholly owned subsidiary of HomeServices of America. Gloria Nilson & Co. has serviced the most discerning buyers and sellers of residential real estate in New Jersey for more than 40 years. With more than 700 sales associates throughout New Jersey and in Bucks County, Pa., Gloria Nilson & Co. is an exclusive affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate in Mercer, Monmouth, Ocean, Southern Hunterdon and Southern Middlesex counties. Along with our luxury lifestyle magazine, we offer our clients and associates the most cutting-edge marketing services globally and locally. For additional information, please visit More information about HomeServices is available at

Published February 21, 2018 in Real Estate