DIAKRIT has hired Charlie Engel as Key Account Manager to head up its North American sales. Charlie is a veteran of the North American real estate and multi-family housing industries with nearly two decades of senior sales and business development experience across a variety of media.
“We have been looking for some time now for a person to continue to drive DIAKRIT’s rapid growth throughout North America. Charlie is a perfect match for our organization as he brings with him a wealth of experience in building successful sales teams within the North American real estate industry. Together with Charlie we look forward to developing this vast market and the huge opportunities it brings.” – Dick Karlsson, EVP & Chief Sales Officer at DIAKRIT.
Until recently, Charlie led the consumer sales channel at Auction.com, the number one online real estate marketplace worldwide. Prior to Auction.com Charlie led the sales and business development teams at RealtyTrac.com, the leading online marketplace for distressed properties throughout the U.S. and before that he led the market development and strategy efforts for leading brands such as ApartmentFinder.com and The Real Estate Book at Newpoint Media Group.
“Online consumers are increasingly attracted to rich content & media.” – says Charlie. “DIAKRIT is a leading provider of online tools to effectively market a wide variety of real estate – from small apartments and condominiums to large single-family residences, new construction and commercial spaces. The company has a great reputation in the real estate industry for consistently providing high-quality products with a wide variety of applications. DIAKRIT is a fast-growing, forward-thinking and nimble organization, keenly focused on providing excellent and consistent value for clients and I’m excited to be a part of the team.”
DIAKRIT’s mission is to revolutionize the real estate industry by offering its customers innovative digital solutions that enhance the end user experience. Since its inception in 2001, DIAKRIT has grown rapidly and currently serves over 1,500 clients worldwide. From cloud-based software, to 2D & 3D floor plan services, photo editing & retouching work, property slideshows, high-end 3D visualizations, flythrough animations and more, every product DIAKRIT develops and produces is specially designed to help make real estate professionals’ online listings attract more buyers & renters.