Luxury Connect
Meet the Luxury Leaders | October 19-20 | Beverly Hills

Realogy CEO Richard Smith is a man of few words. At an investor call yesterday in which Realogy reported its killer 2015 earnings, he was asked by an analyst whether the company had concerns about disruption caused by technology companies potentially impacting the apartment rental brokerage market..“Virtually none,” said the straight-laced Smith, who wears a tie and suit to work every day -- and often wears an American flag on his lapel. "I think the most disruptive technology you could buy, we bought, and it is working quite well, so we are excited about the future," he added, referring to Realogy's acquisition of ZipRealty.When Smith speaks, he does with authority. Just ask the executives who work with him every day. He is taken seriously because he is a serious guy with...