Gretchen and Dan Pearson, CRBPresident and Owner Berkshire Hathaway Drysdale n San Ramon, CA
With a dynamic real estate career spanning more than three decades, Pearson's professional experience had included roles as agent, office manager, and senior corporate executive. In November of 2005, Gretchen opened her first real estate office in San Ramon, California. With the belief in the American Dream and a mantra of “we help people get what they want,” the company grew at a phenomenal rate and has been acknowledged as California’s fastest-growing, full-service real estate company almost every year of their existence. Since then, she has expanded her brokerage to over 1200 agents serving northern California and northern Nevada. Her achievements include multiple awards and honors: One of the most influential businesswomen in the Bay Area (SF Business Times), Top 40 Under 40 Award (National Association of REALTORS®), Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Contra Costa County) and Featured speaker at numerous industry events.