Daniel Powell is the Director of Strategic Growth, WNY Region of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services.
As the Director of Strategic Growth, I am involved in various initiatives for Howard Hanna in the Western New York Region which encompass the Cities of Buffalo and Rochester. My responsibilities include but are not limited to Training, Development, Recruitment, and Retention of Real Estate Agents in our region.
Training and Development are both crucial to starting your real estate career and to having a successful real estate business.
I am committed to the recruitment, training, and development of new agents. We teach our new agents how to utilize Howard Hanna’s Superior Tools/Technology to grow and market their business. We also provide an extensive training program designed to give new agents a jump start in their business.
I am also committed to the recruitment, training, development and retention of experienced agents. Utilizing the superior tools/technology and extensive training Howard Hanna offers will give experienced agents the ability to increase their business while reducing risks.
The Howard Hanna Difference:
Career Seminars – twice a month I conduct career seminars for anyone interested in a career in real estate. One seminar is conducted at our career center in Henrietta, NY the other is conducted at our State Corporate Office in downtown Rochester, NY. These seminars are free to attend.
Please visit http://www.hannacareers.com/career-seminars-new-york-west to learn more or register.
Fast Start Training – We offer an extensive classroom training program designed to give new agents a solid foundation to build a successful career on. Experienced agents are always encouraged to refresh their skills by taking one of the program modules.
Mentor Program – After successful completion of the Fast Start Training new agents are assigned a mentor (an experienced successful agent). The mentor will provide personal training and coaching until the new agent is able to perform the real estate duties on their own.
Career Center Classroom Training – We provide ongoing classroom training for all aspects of the real estate business. Our wide variety of classes offered gives Howard Hanna agents the educational advantage to lead the real estate industry. These classes are Free to Agents and Staff.
Hanna University – Each agent is given access to a catalog of online courses that are used to increase knowledge and professionalism of a Howard Hanna Real Estate Agent.
Training/Mentoring at the Branch Office – Through regular communication and office visits I act as a liaison and resource for consistent education and training throughout the region.
Personal Commitment – I am available for questions, training, and assistance. Feel free to call me anytime.
I grew up in the Rochester NY area and graduated from Monroe Community College with distinction. I have also studied at SUNY Brockport and SUNY Empire State.
After 25 years of service, I retired from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office in 2015. I served eight years in the United States Navy Reserves and received an Honorable Discharge. Currently I am a member of the American Legion.
I am a "Full Time" Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker, and have been selling real estate for almost 10 years. In addition to real estate I have extensive experience in Home Inspections, FHA 203k Consulting, Property Values, Radon Testing and more. Please see some of his qualifications, present and past certifications listed below:
NYS Licensed Home Inspector
NYS Licensed Appraiser Assistant
U.S. HUD, FHA 203k Consultant
NYS Certified Commercial Pesticide Technician
American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) Certified
Certified Real Estate Inspector, National Association of Home Inspectors (NAHI)
Certified Professional Inspector, InterNational Assoc. of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI)
Cert. Lead Safety for Remodeling, Repair and Painting, Cornell University
Certified Residential Mold Inspector, I.E.S.O
Radon Measurement Specialist, NRSB
Radon Mitigation, NRSB
Residential and Commercial Construction.
My Pledge To Clients and Associates
For over 25 years I have worked in all aspects of Real Estate. Although I have held many titles, licenses, and certifications, the one thing I have learned is without a client, or associates I don't have a business to use my expertise.
You are the most important person in my business. You are deserving of the most courteous and attentive treatment I can give you! My goal is to provide you with the highest level of professional service. I will work very hard and give 110%. I will use my training and experience to serve you as a mentor.
Let my passion guide you through your career decision. When you are ready for the next step give me a call. I'm confident I can show you why Howard Hanna is the Right Company for You!!!