C21 CEO calls for more real estate training

Real Estate Connect Speaker Profile: Rick Davidson

Richard W. "Rick" Davidson, a 20-year real estate industry veteran who was named to this year’s "Most Influential Real Estate Leaders" list, was promoted in February to president and CEO of Century 21 Real Estate. He had earlier served as chief operating officer of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC and president and chief operating officer for Coldwell Banker Commercial Affiliates.

Davidson will participate in a panel at the upcoming Real Estate Connect conference in New York City that will bring together five brokerage brand CEOs from Realogy, the nation’s largest real estate brokerage company. The conference, which will mark the 15-year anniversary of Real Estate Connect events, runs from Jan. 12-14, 2011.