Ascend

Ascend: The Executive Leadership Experience

Developing Leaders for the Future

Succession Planning

Ascend is a leadership-specific program powered by Realogy for current and future broker/owners who seek a smooth and profitable business succession process.

This intensive 46-week executive education program is offered exclusively to Realogy brand-affiliated brokerage owners and the Realogy Brokerage Group to prepare the next generation of leadership to guide their businesses in the future.

Ascend features thought-provoking learning experiences that prepare participants to become successful brokerage leaders by challenging them to significant growth in three core areas identified in the program’s mission statement: Leading Self. Leading Others. Leading Organizations.®

The exciting Ascend curriculum combines onsite classroom sessions at Realogy’s headquarters location with online learning modules and culminates with individual case study presentations. The program engages Realogy senior leadership, real estate industry experts and current successful franchisees from all Realogy brands.

2021 Ascend Flyer

Sue Yannaccone

President & CEO
Realogy Franchise Group

The most important thing that a successful business owner can do is prepare for the next generation of leadership through succession planning.

Ascend provides an invaluable learning experience featuring instruction from some of the top experts and successful business leaders in our industry.

Mike Good
Executive Champion
Ascend: The Executive Leadership Experience

Our Ascend graduates deserve praise for completing this program that will help them grow personally and professionally, while preparing them to lead their businesses to future success.

Mike Good

Feedback from Ascend participants

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Mark McDonough

BHGRE David Winans & Associates
Dallas, Texas

My effectiveness as a leader is stronger, and we now evaluate our metrics weekly.a

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Michael Knight

Century 21 Desert Rock
Hesperia, California

The insights gained directly contributed to a successful transition when I purchased my company.

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Deborah Hauser

Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty
Cold Spring Harbor, New York

The financial lessons enabled me to create clear goals for 1, 3, and 5 years out.

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Matt Baker

Coldwell Banker Realty
Minneapolis, Minnesota

I’ve learned a great deal from the course content, but the real bonus has been from the peer interaction.

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Quincy Smith

ERA Matt Fischer Realtor
Yuma, Arizona

I value my experience at Ascend so far much more than my entire college experience.

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Kelvin Chang

Coldwell Banker Dynasty
Temple City, California

I feel empowered and confident that I can make my company successful for years to come.