Born in Scotland, and raised in England Annette brings first-hand experience and guidance of what international clients may need to understand and expect when relocating to the United States of America, and in particular, Atlanta, Georgia. Annette’s unique perspective provides both domestic and international transferees with a source of personal understanding. She can easily identify and help the transferee, and their families, with their specific needs and wants as they transition to a new city, or a new country.
Annette began her professional real estate career in 2006 after leaving the non-profit industry, as a Fundraiser for a well known Arts non profit company, to follow her passion in real estate. Annette formed Annette & Associates/Branette.Inc., to further develop her business. After starting her career with another internationally recognized company, and receiving their “Rising Star” designation, Annette was soon sought after by other local Real Estate Companies.
Joining Harry Norman, Realtors, (HNR) in 2009, allowed Annette to combine and grow her natural path as a successful and passionate Relocation Agent. Annette has been awarded the following designations: The Top Producer Award (aka. Multi-Million Dollar Club Member Award, A Life Time Member Recipient), top tier intown Office Agents Award in 2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015, 2016 and has received numerous Agent of the Month Awards,earned The Senior Marketing Consultant Award, 2009, 2010,2011,2012,2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Accredited Relocation Specialist (ARS) since 2009, and in 2011 was selected by HNR as a team member to specifically work with the Coca-Cola Company domestic and international transferees, CNN,Turner, Home Depot, Delta, Cox Communications to name but a few of the numerous Fortune 500 companies in Atlanta.
A graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette,with a degree in Public Relations and a minor in business Annette was also the President of Sigma Gamma Mu, Communications Honor Society and Vice President of Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA).
Following her dream to live and work as an immigrant of the United States, Annette’s philosophy is to deliver what she promises to her clients with compassion, consideration, and with a firsthand understanding of the challenges, and special needs of clients who transfer from state to state,country to country.
Annette and her husband Brad,enjoy renovating homes together, cooking classes, wine tasting classes,gardening, traveling and entertaining, and have lived happily in Atlanta/Decatur areas since 2002.