BELLINGHAM, Wash., Aug. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- eXp Realty (NASDAQ:EXPI), a subsidiary of eXp World Holdings and the largest residential real estate brokerage by geography in North America, today announced that President Vikki Bartholomae and Chief Operating Officer Mary Frances Coleman were recognized as 2018 Women of Influence by HousingWire Magazine.

The HousingWire Women of Influence recognizes women leading the mortgage and housing industry forward and who demonstrate leadership that inspires those in their own companies, in their communities and in the industry at large. “It is no surprise that Mary Frances and Vikki are on the Women of Influence list as they embody inspirational and effective leadership,” said eXp Realty Founder Glenn Sanford. “In a short time, Mary Frances successfully took on a key leadership role, providing immediate value on how to improve company operations. Vikki’s passion for eXp Realty and real estate with integrity makes her a powerful role model for new and top-producing agents. Not only are they influential at eXp Realty, but in their local communities and the real estate industry.”

The HousingWire Women of Influence list is chosen by HousingWire editorial staff based on tangible accomplishments in the last 12 months. Winners excel within their individual companies and show influence in the wider industry through contributions on panels, publications, mentoring and volunteering. About eXp RealtyeXp Realty, LLC (NASDAQ:EXPI) is a subsidiary of eXp World Holdings, Inc. and the largest residential real estate brokerage by geography in North America. eXp Realty (exprealty.com) is changing the way that agents, brokers and consumers work together in an adaptive, sustainable environment. As the leading, national, cloud-based real estate brokerage, eXp Realty provides 24/7 access to collaborative tools, training and socialization for real estate brokers and agents through its virtual campus environment. It is one of the fastest growing real estate brokerage firms in North America with more than 13,000 agents in 49 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and three Canadian provinces. As a publicly traded company, eXp World Holdings, Inc. uniquely offers real estate professionals within its ranks opportunities to earn company stock for production and contributions to overall company growth.

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Media Relations Contact: Cynthia Nowak Director of marketing and communications, eXp Realty 360.419.5285 ext. 116 cynthia.nowak@exprealty.com  Investor Relations Contact: Greg Falesnik Managing director, MZ Group – MZ North America 949-385-6449 greg.falesnik@mzgroup.us