Ron and Bozena Suponcic of RE/MAX Alliance Group have once again earned the Five Star Real Estate Agent Award, based on an independent survey of recent home buyers. They have won the award a combined total of 14 times. Marketing through their Florida Home Channel Network, the Suponcics offer flexible listing programs and international marketing exposure.
Ron Suponcic, a native of Cleveland, has 28 years of real estate experience. Broker-associate Bozena Suponcic, a native of Poland, has 13 years of real estate experience.
Manatee Association of Realtors recently honored Ron Travis, broker/owner of RE/MAX Alliance Group with emeritus status. Travis, a Manatee County native, is a third-generation Realtor in the Bradenton area. Travis served as president of the Manatee Association of Realtors, District 13 vice president for Florida Realtors and five years as a national director for the National Association of Realtors and was awarded Realtor of the Year in 1993.
Tina Neihardt of Kerkering, Barberio & Co., Certified Public Accountants, has passed all three parts of the special enrollment examination. As an enrolled agent, she has earned the privilege of representing taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service. Neihardt began her career with Kerkering Barberio in September 2012. Her primary area of practice is accounting for small businesses and individual and business taxation.
Matt Bower, firm administrator of Luhrsen Law Group and president of the Sarasota-Manatee Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators, was recently selected as a Region 2 representative for the Association of Legal Administrators. Bower is a member of the Manatee County Planning Commission and the 2015 class of Manatee Leadership, a program of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce.
Alphonso Belsito is now seeing patients at Gastroenterology Associates of Manatee, LLC, 1886 59th St. W., Bradenton.
Jennifer Leigh became a member of their team this year as well. All physicians have privileges at Blake Medical Center and Bradenton Surgery Center.
David Carey was recently hired at Willis A. Smith Construction as director of accounting. Carey specializes in construction accounting. Carey is a graduate of the Western Governor's University with a bachelor of science in management and finance. He was born in Louisville, Ky., and has called Florida his home since 2011.