Real estate industry sales marketing and management veteran, Mark Hughes is the COO of National Properties and author of the popular industry book and workshop series: Branded Agent. Mark is a recent Sotheby’s International Realty affiliate owner, managing broker, and a former Re/Max International Hall of Fame inductee. For over two decades he has accumulated comprehensive luxury sales and marketing success with a track record of delivering multi-million dollar results that have consistently ranked him in the top 1% of agents worldwide. He is an accomplished real estate speaker, media talent, and former HGTV host. Mark is a skilled sales strategist with a keen understanding of branding and marketing techniques that attract real buyers and accelerate sales. He is adept at leveraging his analytical and industry talents to develop and execute tactical plans that delivers unparalleled competitive performance, increased customers, and international asset awareness. He is an inspiring manager and motivating leader. Mark maintains a strong industry voice, remains an industry innovator, and is best known for his engaging drive and tenacity. Mark holds multiple brokers licenses and a BA from the University of Virginia. Mark resides in Burbank California with his wife Judy, daughter Katherine, and son Dean.