Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce that Brian Arrington was named in Swanepoel Power 200’s list of The Most Powerful People in The Residential Real Estate Brokerage Industry in 2021. The eighth annual listing ranks the most influential leaders in the real estate industry across the United States based on their decision-making power and influence.

In his role as CEO of Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty, Arrington oversees over 800 agents who closed over $6.7 billion in annual sales in 2020, setting a new record for the company. 2020 also marked a major milestone for Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty: 10 years of successful business in the Southern California real estate market.

“It’s an honor to be included among this elite group of industry professionals who are recognized for their influence and leadership,” says Arrington. “I am committed to upholding the highest ethical standards in the industry while providing our agents with every opportunity to increase their business in a company that is anchored by the strategic pillars of service, respect, and value.”

The SP200 (Swanepoel Power 200) is the definitive ranking of residential real estate’s top leaders produced and published annually by the Swanepoel T3 Group. To produce the report each year SP200 invests over 400 hours of research, hold countless internal debates, perform an in-depth analysis of numbers and organizational charts, and candidly question what power means. Leaders are evaluated based on their position, the decision-making power associated with the office, the financial resources at their disposal, their organization’s industry significance and geographical reach, public announcements about imminent changes, their tenure, and their personal influence in the industry.

As Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty’s Owner and Chief Executive Officer, Brian Arrington directs the company’s strategy and oversees operations. His vision of a company that can deliver unrivaled local market knowledge supported by enormous international resources has propelled Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty to one of the top real estate firms in Southern California. Arrington is firmly committed to setting the ultimate standard of excellence within the luxury real estate market in Southern California.