Charles Bonfiglio, Jr., e-PRO, SFR, is the 2013 president of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors®.
A licensed real estate agent since 1993, Mr. Bonfiglio is the Broker/Owner of AAA Realty Group in Cooper City, FL.
Mr. Bonfiglio has served on the organization's board of directors since 2010, and was president elect in 2012. Representing the emerging generation of GFLR leadership, Mr. Bonfiglio, who is age 39, started GFLR's Young Professionals Network in 2010, and has been actively involved in the member-driven organization's management committees, chairing MLS, Investment Task Force, and Audit and Finance, as well as serving as GFLR treasurer.
He has served on the Florida Realtors® board of directors since 2009, as well as on the Virtual World subcommittee, the MLS Forum, the Business Trends and Technology Forum, the Technology Research Committee, Emerging Technologies Committee, and has chaired the Education Foundation. Mr. Bonfiglio currently serves on FR's Strategic Planning Committee, chairs the YPN Advisory Board (awarded network of the year 2013 from National Association of Realtors), Key Contacts Subcommittee, Legislative and Regulatory Business Subcommittee and the Realtors Political Involvement Committee. Mr. Bonfiglio is a graduate of FR's Leadership Academy.
On a national level, Mr. Bonfiglio is a member of the National Association of Realtors® board of directors and the Research Committee, Data Startegy, Federal Technology Committee. He previously served on the MLS Policy Committee.
Mr. Bonfiglio believes that the continual evolution of technology has benefited the real estate industry. His goals during the next year include ensuring that GFLR members have the most advanced Internet-based and wireless MLS services and marketing technologies available that will enable them to more efficiently and effectively serve their clients; and to help younger real estate agents to become more involved in GFLR. Mr. Bonfiglio joined his family in the real estate business upon graduation from Cooper City High School. He made his first real estate investment with $500 while still a teenager. Starting as an accounts manager with the family-owned former Century 21 AAA Realty, Mr. Bonfiglio learned how to operate and manage the business from his father, the late Charles Bonfiglio Sr, and his mother, Roberta Bonfiglio. At the height of the real estate boom, Mr. Bonfiglio was AAA Realty's general manager, supervising eight offices and more than 300 agents.
Mr. Bonfiglio started AAA Realty Group, an independent real estate firm, in 2009. It currently has two offices and about 50 agents in Cooper City. Mr. Bonfiglio is involved in his community, helping Easter Seals, the Boys and Girls Club and the GFLR Charitable Foundation.
When he is not working and traveling, Mr. Bonfiglio enjoys spending time with his wife, Tiffany, and twin five year olds, Charles III and Antonia.
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