CEO, Keyes Co./Illustrated Properties, Miami
The Keyes Co. is a real estate brokerage firm. It sells more than $6 billion in real estate sales annually and another $2 billion in mortgage, title, insurance and property management. The company, which was founded in 1926, employs 3,000 agents and 350 employees in 50 offices. Pappas has been with the firm for 40 years, becoming president in 1991.
|EDUCATION||Wake Forest University (BS)|
|SOMETHING SURPRSING||I went to Wake Forest on a track scholarship.|
|FLORIDA LOVE||The blue skies, warm weather and ocean access. Doesn’t hurt that it is also a no income tax state.|
|WOULD CHANGE ABOUT FLORIDA||Wish we had built a better transportation system|
|READING||I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, by Maya Angelou|