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Larry Knapp joins Proxio

Agent referral network hires Alain Pinel, NRT veteran

International agent referral network Proxio Inc. has brought former Alain Pinel Realtors president Larry Knapp aboard as executive vice president.Proxio partners with multiple listing services, brokerages and real estate organizations to extend their existing services, translate listings for local multicultural buyers, and give agents additional tools to find, connect and market to agents from other regions.Launched in 2008, ProxioPro now claims more than 1.4 million registered agents in 95 countries and operates in 19 languages."Proxio's mission is to answer the industry’s need for increased professional networking as well as multicultural and international marketing," said Janet Case, CEO and co-founder of Proxio, in a press release. "We are thrilled to have a person of Larry’s caliber and experience to help Proxio introduce the brokerage community to our unique and global services."Alain Pinel announced Knapp's departure and other management changes in Decemb...