Darien, Connecticut (PressExposure) August 26, 2008 -- Prudential Connecticut Realty, Connecticut's largest real estate firm, recently announced the appointment of New Canaan native, Vincent M. Socci as marketing manager. He will be responsible for supervising advertising, marketing and public relations in the firm's southwest region, covering Greenwich, Darien, Fairfield, New Canaan, Norwalk, Ridgefield, Rowayton, Southport, Stamford, Westport and Wilton in lower Fairfield County. Mr. Socci will also be responsible for overseeing marketing initiatives in the greater Danbury area, Middlebury, Newtown, Shelton, Southbury, Stratford and Trumbull.
"I look forward to my expanded role as marketing manager and the opportunity of working with the rest of the Prudential Connecticut Realty team as we continue to implement innovative marketing strategies both online and offline," said Mr. Socci. "Traditional marketing is no longer enough - with 86% of home buyers using the Internet to start their real estate search, firms must continually develop new and cutting-edge means of reaching those buyers. Building upon Prudential Connecticut Realty's position as the foremost real estate company in Connecticut, I am confident we will continue leading the way in offering the best service possible to our clients."
"We are so pleased to have Vincent on our team and welcome him in this newly formed role," said Melissa Riley, regional vice president of operations, Prudential Connecticut Realty. "He is a tech-savvy marketer who brings a complete understanding of internet marketing and brand awareness. We look forward to his creative contributions in our southwest region."
Mr. Socci has worked in the real estate industry for over five years and joined Prudential Connecticut Realty in January 2007. Starting in the firm's New Canaan office, he became marketing coordinator for Prudential's Westport/New Canaan offices earlier this year. In this newly formed position, Mr. Socci will be responsible for the support and development of numerous marketing programs offered by Prudential Connecticut Realty, and will also be managing the company's luxury home division, FINE HOMES INTERNATIONALâ¢.
A lifelong Fairfield County resident, Mr. Socci is a graduate of New Canaan High School. He went on to pursue a degree in politics from the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC and most recently at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut. He is a member of the American Marketing Association and the United Way of New Canaan.