David is Eastern Shore managing broker and relocation director for Bellator Real Estate & Development. David brings over 18 years of experience in financial services, mortgage lending and sales management to the company. Most recently, he was an award-winning real estate consultant with Bellator for more than five years, prior to starting the Relocation Department and then taking over broker duties for more than 45 agents at the company’s Eastern Shore Branch.
As a 12-year real estate veteran of the Mobile and Eastern Shore markets, David brings a unique perspective to his role of manager and mentor. He knows REALTORS® navigate people through what is often the most significant transition of their lives; and he takes this responsibility seriously. In his agent manager role, David is focused on taking care of his team by sharing his expertise, advice and guidance on all transactions. In addition to his broker duties, David also teaches/leads weekly sales training sessions, monthly agent business meetings and develops regular educational opportunities for the agents. He is deeply committed to developing and maintaining an encouraging, cooperative, supportive and welcoming work environment at the Eastern Shore Office.
As the relocation director, David strives to give every referral client the same personal service centered on honesty, accuracy, personal attention, attention to detail and consistent communication. In this role, David works to ensure all Bellator relocation clients are given the same level of service by providing customized personable service to corporate clients and relocation management companies transferees, assessing their needs and pairing them with the right REALTOR® to assist their transition to our area and ensure Bellator gives them consistent and quality service. The Relocation Department works to generate and manage business opportunities for Bellator and its REALTORS®, including corporate relocation, affinity programs, broker-to-broker network and internal referrals. In addition, the Relocation Department manages Bellator’s relationship with and implementation of its affiliation with the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®; Luxury Portfolio International®; and Military on the Move® programs as well as Worldwide ERC®.
David is a member of the Mobile Area Association of Realtors®, Baldwin County Association of Realtors®, Alabama Real Estate Commission® and the National Association of Realtors®. He graduated from the University of South Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in communications. A lifelong resident of coastal Alabama, he enjoys spending time with his family and doing community service work.