KW Capital Properties CEO & Founder Bo Menkiti recognized as Keller Williams ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’

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Orlando, FL -This weekend at its annual convention, Keller WilliamsKWRI Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 Realty, the #1 real estate company in North America, honored Bo Menkiti as the 2015 ‘Entrepreneur of the Year.’ Bo Menkiti is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of KW Capital Properties, the fastest growing real estate brokerage in the Washington DC region.

“I am truly honored and humbled to win this year’s Entrepreneur of the Year award from Keller Williams Realty. At KW Capital Properties our mission is to transform the lives and careers of our associates. This award is a true reflection of the people I work with,” said Mr. Menkiti. He further added, “Our offices are made up of extremely talented agents who are the very best in the business and I owe this recognition to them and our partners and staff who form the core of KW Capital Properties.”

Mr. Menkiti, a graduate of Harvard University, has been a realtor for ten years. In 2014 he was named District of Columbia Realtor of the Year by the National Association of Realtors and was also recognized by the Washington Business Journal as one of the most influential business leaders in the Washington metropolitan area. Under Mr. Menkiti’s leadership, KW CapitalProperties has been repeatedly recognized by the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City, Fortune Magazine, and Inc. as one of the fastest-growing companies in the United States.

Mark Willis, CEO of Keller Williams Realty said, “Bo has a knack for business. Yet the reason he is such a perfect match with Keller Williams, the reason he is our 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year is that he understands that real estate is about more than buying, selling and building properties. It’s a vehicle for changing communities and improving lives.”

KW Capital Properties which has five offices throughout DC, Maryland, and Virginia, has seen a meteoric climb over the past eight years, reporting $1.5 billion in closed sales volume in 2014. Last year KW Capital Properties was recognized as one of the most productive residential brokerage firms in the nation by REAL Trends and as one of RISMedia’s national 2014 Power Brokers. The Washington Post ranked KW Capital Properties as the #3 best large company to work for in the greater Washington metropolitan region in its 2014 Top Workplaces list.

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Keller Williams Capital Properties is committed to transforming lives and communities through real estate in the DC Metropolitan area. KWCP is dedicated to providing the highest quality representation to buyers and sellers of real estate and to being the company of choice for the next generation of real estate practitioners in the DC metropolitan area. For more information, visit www.kwcapitalproperties.com or contact Stephanie Liotta-Atkinson at 202.808.8243 or stephanie@kwcapitalproperties.com.

Keller Williams Realty, Inc. is the largest real estate franchise company in North America, with approximately 700 offices and 100,000 associates in more than a dozen countries around the world. The company has grown exponentially since the opening of the first Keller Williams Realty office in 1983, and continues to cultivate an agent-centric, education-based, technology-driven culture that rewards associates as stakeholders. The company also provides specialized agents in luxury homes and commercial real estate properties. For more information or to search for homes for sale visit Keller Williams Realty online at (www.kw.com). For more information about KWWorldwide, please visit kwworldwide.com.


Contact: Stephanie Liotta Atkinson

Keller Williams Capital Properties

stephanie@kwcapitalproperties.com