Born in Montreal Canada, Melissa considers herself a global citizen due to her extensive international travel experiences, coupled with her fluency in French. Her global intelligence ensures that her clientele experience world-class excellence. Melissa’s 15-year career in fashion fostered her innate sense of style and elegance as well as her deep understanding of cultural nuance. These assets, combined with her visionary thinking,impeccable negotiation skills, inspiring creativity, and thoughtful discretion sets her real estate practice apart. This expertise on local and global scales makes her the go-to broker for Fortune 500 executives, international financiers, elite medical professionals, entertainment celebrities, foreign diplomats and global investors. Melissa’s concierge approach to all of her clients’ needs makes the transition to The Global City as seamless as possible.
Melissa is the recipient of the Most Innovative Marketing Award by the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce in both 2016 and 2014 giving her clients an added advantage when representing their properties in the best marketing and advertising available creating exposure in the most strategic way. She has been named one of the Power Women in Real Estate, is a certified mediator for the Miami Association of Realtors, a member of the highly selective Master Broker Forum, a past Board of Governor for the Miami Association of Realtors, and is a Certified International Property Specialist.
Melissa is a networking phenomenon, whose warm attitude, sophisticated style, and passion for South Florida empowers her to be the quintessential resource for all her clients’ needs. With meticulous attention to detail, Melissa integrates her vast Rolodex of resources, global relationships, innovative marketing, and longevity in the real estate business to yield a 95% client retention rate, among the highest in the industry. She devotes herself to her clients, ensuring that they are fully informed about the trends and transformations that are occurring in the South Florida marketplace. As a long time resident of South Florida, Melissa constantly has her finger on the pulse of this vibrant community, and is thus ideally suited to best position her clientele to capitalize on the region’s vast opportunities for incredible growth and prosperity, while enabling them to achieve the ultimate in luxury living.
Her partnership with her clients extends beyond finding a home; it is one of highly personalized service, professionalism, discretion, empathy and thoughtfulness enabling her clients to embrace Miami and give them peace of mind.
A community leader who views philanthropy as an essential component of good citizenry, Melissa is a Foundation Board Member at Mount Sinai Medical Center and also serves on the Board of Governors of The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce.