Pleasanton, CA (Oct. 14, 2015 ) – Venture Sotheby’s International Realty in Pleasanton, CA today announced that its key representatives attended the recent Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn Sales 2015 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn Sales 2015 were held Oct. 4 to 7 and saw 2,974 lots sold, achieving $342.2 million (USD) in sales. For more information including records achieved, visit
Venture Sotheby’s International Realty representatives in attendance included Andrew Greenwell, Paal Salvesen, Fran & Dave Cunningham, Melissa Pederson, Shannon Shewey, Joan Sakyo, Kent Hu & Karen Kohne.
“This event provided a forum for our network to interact with each other, potential Asian buyers and Auction House executives and clientele,” said Philip White, president and chief executive officer, Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. “Those who attended gained key insights into the Asian market and overseas buyers. We are proud to offer our network members the opportunity to take part in this important yearly sales event.”
“It was an incredible opportunity to form relationships with the other Sotheby’s Realty agents, and promote our beautiful Bay Area to luxury homebuyers from around the world,” said Joan Sakyo.
“Our unique association with the Sotheby’s Auction House provides Venture Sotheby’s International Realty with a valuable point of differentiation in the global real estate market,” said Sakyo. “Our attendance at this event allows us to showcase our extraordinary listings among this qualified audience of potential buyers and sellers.”
Celebrating it’s first year in business, the California based Sotheby’s brokerage has commanded a large percentage of homes sold in the East Bay. Venture Sotheby’s International Realty is located at 509 Main Street, Pleasanton.
The Sotheby’s International Realty network has nearly 20,000 independent sales associates located in 61 countries and territories worldwide. Each office is independently owned and operated.
For more information on the local real estate company, visit their website at venturesir.com.
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