Anywhere CEO Ryan Schneider Distinguished as Real Estate Industry’s Most Powerful and Influential Person - Anywhere Real Estate Inc.
Anywhere CEO Ryan Schneider Distinguished as Real Estate Industry’s Most Powerful and Influential Person

Anywhere Real Estate Inc. tops the 2024 Swanepoel Power 200 for moving real estate to what’s next with an unparalleled team of visionary leaders, gaining more rankings than any other company, including highest-ranking woman executive, Sue Yannaccone


MADISON, N.J. – January 9, 2024 – Anywhere Real Estate Inc. (NYSE: HOUS), a global leader in residential real estate services, today celebrated that Chief Executive Officer and President Ryan Schneider was named the most powerful and influential person in real estate on the 2024 Swanepoel Power 200 (SP 200) list. More than 30 Anywhere leaders representing the company and its storied brokerage brands – including Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate, CENTURY 21®, Coldwell Banker®, Corcoran®, ERA® and Sotheby’s International Realty® – have also been included, which is more than any other company in the residential real estate. Sue Yannaccone, Anywhere Brands and Anywhere Advisors president and Chief Executive Officer, is the highest-ranking woman at No. 7 on the list joining Schneider in the top ten.


The annual report, created and published by real estate consulting firm T3 Sixty, recognizes the reach and influence of the industry’s executives who are running some of the nation’s largest companies. Schneider’s resilience, strategic decision making and influential leadership during a challenging year for the real estate industry enabled him to empower others to effectively move Anywhere and the industry to what’s next.

“The SP200 honor harnesses the incredible power of our Anywhere leaders and employees who work every day to help our agents and franchisees deliver a better homebuying and selling experience,” said Ryan Schneider, president and CEO, Anywhere. “I am proud of how the Anywhere team came together to lead the industry in a year of challenge, and I appreciate the recognition of so many of our leaders, who with their teams, continue to move real estate to what’s next.”


Overall, the SP 200 had a noticeable surge in women’s representation this year and Sue Yannaccone once again is included as the highest-ranking woman executive. As one of the most highly regarded and influential women in the industry, Sue continues to make significant impact in franchise and brokerage operations.


“I’m beyond proud of how all six of our leading brands show up on the SP 200 year after year and am thrilled to see the overall increase of women representation on the list,” said Sue Yannaccone, Anywhere Brands and Anywhere Advisors president and CEO. “This was an incredibly dynamic year for the industry and under Ryan Schneider’s great leadership we were able to guide our dedicated company, brand, and brokerage leaders for the betterment of our entire network.”


Anywhere leaders recognized on the SP 200, in order of ranking, include:


Ryan Schneider CEO and President Anywhere Real Estate
Sue Yannaccone President and CEO Anywhere Brands and Advisors
Philip White, Jr. President and CEO Sotheby’s International Realty
Pamela Liebman President and CEO The Corcoran Group
Michael Miedler President and CEO CENTURY 21
Liz Gehringer President and CEO Anywhere Franchise Brands
Kamini Rangappan Lane President and CEO Coldwell Banker Realty
Scott Webber Chairman and CEO Majestic Realty Collective
Martin Charlwood President and CEO Century 21 Canada
Thomas Wright President Majestic Realty Collective
Jason Waugh President Coldwell Banker Affiliates
Stephanie Anton President The Corcoran Group
Budge Huskey President and CEO Premier Sotheby’s International Realty (a Peerage Realty company)
Paul Breunich Chairman and CEO William Pitt | Julia B. Fee Sotheby’s International Realty
Mark Woodroof Managing Partner Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene
Ginger Wilcox President Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate
Dan Kruse Owner and CEO Century 21 Affiliated
Mayi de la Vega & Daniel de la Vega CEO & President One Sotheby’s International Realty
Todd Hetherington CEO Century 21 New Millennium (a Peerage Realty company)
Alex Vidal President ERA Real Estate
Mike Prodehl President and CEO Coldwell Banker Real Estate Group
Mark Lowham CEO and Managing Partner TTR Sotheby’s International Realty
Deirdre O’Connell CEO Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty
Bill Bullock President and CEO Golden Gate Sotheby’s International Reality
Mike Schmidt CEO Schmidt Family of Companies
Lori Arnold Owner and President Coldwell Banker Apex
Tim Milam Owner and CEO Coldwell Banker Seacoast Advantage
Jennifer Lind President Coldwell Banker, Pacific Region
Shelley Tomlinson Johnson CEO The Tomlinson Family of Companies
Peter Hunt Chairman and CEO Hunt Real Estate ERA | Key Realty Services
Christopher Masiello President and CEO BHGRE The Masiello Group
Marie Gayo Executive Vice President Coldwell Banker Realty, Mid-Atlantic
Rebecca Thomson Regional Vice President Coldwell Banker Realty, Chicago


“Each year, the Swanepoel Power 200 honors those who shape our industry,” said Stefan Swanepoel, Founder & Executive Chairman, T3 Sixty. “In what was a very complex year for residential real estate, Ryan demonstrated exceptional leadership, remarkable resilience, and a visionary eye to the future that proved Anywhere as a true leader of leaders and cemented his position as the number one most powerful and influential person in real estate.”


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About T3 Sixty

T3 Sixty is a management consultancy in the residential real estate industry with business units in brokerage, technology, mergers and acquisitions, and organized real estate. The group also provides software and data, extensive research and reports, executive search and event management services. For more information, visit


About Anywhere Real Estate Inc.

Anywhere Real Estate Inc. (NYSE: HOUS) is moving the real estate industry to what’s next. A leader of integrated residential real estate services, Anywhere includes franchise, brokerage, relocation, and title and settlement businesses, as well as mortgage and title insurance underwriter joint ventures, supporting approximately 1.2 million home transactions in 2022. The diverse Anywhere brand portfolio includes some of the most recognized names in real estate: Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate, CENTURY 21®, Coldwell Banker®, Coldwell Banker Commercial®, Corcoran®, ERA®, and Sotheby’s International Realty®. Using innovative technology, data and marketing products, high-quality lead generation programs, and best-in-class learning and support services, Anywhere fuels the productivity of its approximately 190,300 independent sales agents in the U.S. and approximately 140,100 independent sales agents in 117 other countries and territories, helping them build stronger businesses and best serve today’s consumers. Recognized for twelve consecutive years as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, Anywhere has also been designated a Great Place to Work six years in a row, honored on the Forbes list of World’s Best Employers three years in a row, named one of America’s Most Innovative Companies 2023 by Fortune, and most recently, featured on the inaugural TIME World’s Best Companies list.


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