About Us

Our Mission

The mission of RE/MAX Anchor Realty is to provide brokerage services in a manner that distinguishes us as the benchmark for excellence, professionalism, technology, and the undisputed market leader in the South West Florida area. Our Commitment to our Agents and Clients is to offer a quality business environment of trust, responsibility, professionalism, innovation, and accountability in order to achieve their goals in the real estate business and market.

Our Vision

The vision of RE/MAX Anchor Realty is to continue to achieve the highest possible standards of the real estate industry while establishing our agency as the preferred real estate company within our market area.  We are comprised with the most professional and experienced broker, agents, and staff to serve our clients in the real estate business.  Learning agility, market adaptability, and technological expertise are central to our vision of a progressive company able to take our agents and clients wherever the real estate industry goes. Our company has established an organization that will continue to provide an environment to be completely responsive to the needs of our RE/MAX sales associates and clients, and strives to be recognized as the finest professional real estate company and leader in the area.

 

All
Burnt Store
Englewood
Executive Leadership Team
Marina Park
North Port

Philip “Rocky” Farhat

Owner/CEO
Philip “Rocky” Farhat

Owner/CEO

Business entrepreneur for over five decades, Rocky Farhat is the co-founder, owner, and CEO of RE/MAX Anchor and RE/MAX Affinity Plus. His successful business ventures have made him one of the top leading real estate franchise owners in the region. Farhat had an early love for business and started his business career with owning four top restaurants in Lansing, Michigan. While his career in the restaurant business was extremely successful, Rocky decided to make a move with his family to Florida in 1981 where he became a developer and built thousands of single family homes.

Prior to RE/MAX Anchor he was the owner of Cano Real Estate Company and Anchor Realty. He was also a partner of Third Coast Interiors located in Austin, Texas which was an industry leader. Furthermore, Rocky was the CEO of both Rockwell Homes and PGI Homes. After joining RE/MAX in 2003, the company became a leader in the industry quickly where he and his partner, Debra Meredith-Peters, were named “North America’s Owner/Broker Of The Year” in 2009. Farhat and his partner continued expanding RE/MAX Anchor with offices in Punta Gorda, North Port, and Englewood. In 2010, they opened Burnt Store Title, and then ventured to Marco Island for ownership of RE/MAX Affinity Plus in 2012. In 2017, he joined ownership with American Title in Cape Coral, and continues his entrepreneur ways with co-ownership in 2018 with the American Financial Insurance Group. With an emphasis on giving back to the community, he served on the board of Sun Trust Bank for over twelve years, and President of Kingsway Country Club for seven. Rocky currently serves on the community advisory board for Centennial Bank. Farhat attended of Ferris State University, and Michigan State University.

Becky Dewey

Broker
Becky Dewey

Broker

With over 20 years’ experience and having worked with 2 Independent offices plus a large franchise, Becky began her career with RE/MAX in 1998.  In 2006 after 10 years of managing a RE/MAX office along with listing and selling, she relocated to SW Florida and knew that the only option for her was to find the best RE/MAX office in the area.  In 2006 she began working with RE/MAX Anchor Realty, and has enjoyed helping in the expansion of the company.  In 2007, Becky received the award of Florida Region Manager of the Year. She looks forward for many more years of serving the best agents in the industry.

Gina Bannan Stapleton

Director Of Operations, Education, & Training
Gina Bannan Stapleton

Director Of Operations, Education, & Training

With more than 30 years of education and executive director experience, Gina has been immersed in the development, leadership, and training corporate industry throughout South West Florida.  Her career prior to joining RE/MAX includes being a CEO and Executive Director for programs in profit and non-profit agencies including the YMCA, Charlotte County Parks and Recreation, Anheuser Busch Wellness and Training division, plus owner of an athletic education training facility for over 20 years.  Gina’s path then led into the Real Estate industry over seeing a local Real Estate brokerage along with development & training agents.  She has been an educator and speaker at local & national events since 1991.  She graduated from the University of South Florida with a Master’s in Education plus a Master’s in Business Administration.  In addition to her executive career, Gina serves on several local boards throughout community as a volunteer.

Magi Broderick

Director Of Property Management Finance: Comptroller
Magi Broderick

Director Of Property Management Finance: Comptroller

Magi has been working at RE/MAX Anchor for 7 years. She has over 25 years in Property Management Accounting. She earned her degree in Computer Operations & Programming back when computers were only found in large companies. One of her many passions is art, and she had her own business for 13 years, painting murals and Tromp L’oeil. Her current passion after work is her beautiful granddaughter.

Charles Brennan

Director Of Finance: Comptroller
Charles Brennan

Director Of Finance: Comptroller

Charles started working for RE/MAX Anchor in 2015, at the Marina Park Location as an Office Manager.  After earning his Bachelor ‘s degree in Business Management and a minor in accounting at Florida South Western, he was promoted to the accounting department, working under the comptroller Peggy Kissinger. Charles has a diverse work history including 5 years with the US Navy as a Corpsman where he completed two tours in Iraq.  After being honorably discharged he then worked at United HealthCare as a Workflow Supervisor.

Peggy Kissinger

Director Of Finance: Senior Comptroller
Peggy Kissinger

Director Of Finance: Senior Comptroller

Peggy has dedicated forty plus years to fine-tuning and perfecting her accounting and business skills.  Her broad background evolved around relocating many times as her husband’s corporate career dictated.  It provided her experience in Corporate Business Accounting, Construction Accounting, Real Estate Accounting, Advertising Accounting, Bank Financial Services, Financial Management, Corporate Management along with Self Employed Business Accounting firms.

Peggy and her husband have two sons and four beautiful grandchildren, where she becomes “Nana” at every opportunity.  She has been heard saying “ If I had known how great Grandchildren are, I would have had them first!”

Jan Comfort

Realtor
Jan Comfort

Realtor

239-410-8024

Tia Farhat

Realtor
Tia Farhat

Realtor

Mike Federau

Realtor
Mike Federau

Realtor

Cheryl Foley

Realtor
Cheryl Foley

Realtor

Thomas Frient

Realtor
Thomas Frient

Realtor

Wanda Genet

Realtor
Wanda Genet

Realtor

Denise Henry

Broker/Associate
Denise Henry

Broker/Associate

Barb Hiebner

Realtor
Barb Hiebner

Realtor

Larraine Kenney

Associate/Property Mgr
Larraine Kenney

Associate/Property Mgr

Diane Koughan

Realtor
Diane Koughan

Realtor

Michael Koughan

Realtor
Michael Koughan

Realtor

Jeff Leonard

Broker/Associate
Jeff Leonard

Broker/Associate

Charlotte Maceikis

Office Manager
Charlotte Maceikis

Office Manager

Jennifer Marto

Assistant
Jennifer Marto

Assistant

Curt Mellon

Realtor
Curt Mellon

Realtor

Laurie Myette

Realtor
Laurie Myette

Realtor

941-740-0331

Joyce Punt

Realtor
Joyce Punt

Realtor

Philip Rispoli

Realtor
Philip Rispoli

Realtor

603-479-1259

Karlee Rose

Office Manager
Karlee Rose

Office Manager

Cary Saffran

Realtor
Cary Saffran

Realtor

Jennifer Taberski

Realtor
Jennifer Taberski

Realtor

Pat Walker

Broker/Associate
Pat Walker

Broker/Associate

Cathy Allford

Broker/Associate
Cathy Allford

Broker/Associate

941-830-2111

Chuck Allford

Associate/Property Mgr
Chuck Allford

Associate/Property Mgr

941-830-1144

Debbie Campbell

Realtor
Debbie Campbell

Realtor

Debbie Ricci

Assistant
Debbie Ricci

Assistant

Jean Fox

Office Manager
Jean Fox

Office Manager

Joanne Walters

Realtor
Joanne Walters

Realtor

Kathy Betancourt

Realtor
Kathy Betancourt

Realtor

Rob Beymer

Realtor
Rob Beymer

Realtor

Sandi Kettler

Broker/Associate
Sandi Kettler

Broker/Associate

Sue Ellen Fumich

Realtor
Sue Ellen Fumich

Realtor

Kay Bryan

Realtor
Kay Bryan

Realtor

239-218-7429

Carlos DaSilva

Realtor
Carlos DaSilva

Realtor

Maggie DaSilva

Realtor
Maggie DaSilva

Realtor

Stacey DeMay

Realtor
Stacey DeMay

Realtor

Regine Ebanks

Realtor
Regine Ebanks

Realtor

Jason Ester

Realtor
Jason Ester

Realtor

Jennifer Ester

Assistant
Jennifer Ester

Assistant

Patty Estill

Broker/Associate
Patty Estill

Broker/Associate

Patty Gillespie

Broker/Associate
Patty Gillespie

Broker/Associate

Aimee Ginesmore

Assistant
Aimee Ginesmore

Assistant

Jeanie Goldmann

Associate/Property Mgr
Jeanie Goldmann

Associate/Property Mgr

Lucie Gurley

Reception
Lucie Gurley

Reception

Sharon Johnson (Cusick)

Realtor
Sharon Johnson (Cusick)

Realtor

Debbie Jones

Realtor
Debbie Jones

Realtor

941-228-2849

Cathy Ledford

Realtor
Cathy Ledford

Realtor

Duane Rostad

Realtor
Duane Rostad

Realtor

Iris Ramirez

Office Manager
Iris Ramirez

Office Manager

Carol St Germain

Broker/Associate
Carol St Germain

Broker/Associate

Paula Anderson

Realtor
Paula Anderson

Realtor

Linda Atkinson

Realtor
Linda Atkinson

Realtor

Sue Becker

Realtor
Sue Becker

Realtor

Lori Bibeault

Assistant
Lori Bibeault

Assistant

Mandy Compton

Realtor
Mandy Compton

Realtor

Christine Connolly

Assistant
Christine Connolly

Assistant

Leann Croke

Realtor
Leann Croke

Realtor

941-769-4663

Tara Cudjo

Assistant
Tara Cudjo

Assistant

Rita D’Antona

Realtor
Rita D’Antona

Realtor

Renee Davis

Office Manager
Renee Davis

Office Manager

Debra Dees

Realtor
Debra Dees

Realtor

Jan Demers

Realtor
Jan Demers

Realtor

941-276-2583

Kim DeNatale

Reception
Kim DeNatale

Reception

Gordon Derrington

Realtor
Gordon Derrington

Realtor

Debbye Fitzpatrick

Realtor
Debbye Fitzpatrick

Realtor

Chris Grant

Realtor
Chris Grant

Realtor

Hyrette Guenther

Realtor
Hyrette Guenther

Realtor

941-661-2101

Jerry Hayes

Realtor
Jerry Hayes

Realtor

Pat Hayes

Realtor
Pat Hayes

Realtor

Jodie Howard

Assistant
Jodie Howard

Assistant

Karen Johnson

Realtor
Karen Johnson

Realtor

941-391-1985

Sean Lehew

Realtor
Sean Lehew

Realtor

Kaley Lewis

Realtor
Kaley Lewis

Realtor

Victoria Madonna

Office Manager
Victoria Madonna

Office Manager

Chad McCrory

Realtor
Chad McCrory

Realtor

Chris McMillan

Realtor
Chris McMillan

Realtor

Blake Mevis

Realtor
Blake Mevis

Realtor

941-787-4041

Kim Platzer

Realtor
Kim Platzer

Realtor

Amber Rovegno

Realtor
Amber Rovegno

Realtor

Nathan Royal

Realtor
Nathan Royal

Realtor

Robbie Sifrit

Realtor
Robbie Sifrit

Realtor

Blair Sutton

Assistant
Blair Sutton

Assistant

Terry Weiner

Assistant
Terry Weiner

Assistant

Brian Ziegler

Realtor
Brian Ziegler

Realtor

941-815-1158