Meet Kelowna Real Estate Professionals at Nyrose & Associates
Darcy brings a vast knowledge base in the sales of multi-family, single family, new and re-sale real estate. Beginning his career in real estate sales 15 years ago, Darcy quickly gained a reputation for being an innovative sales professional with a keen awareness for qualifying buyers, showcasing the benefits of each home and effectively closing sales.
Throughout his tenure as Vice President of Sales for the Lower Mainland's Solterra Development Corp. and Polygon Homes, Darcy has successfully launched more than 51 new home communities. With this came sales of over 1,700 homes per year, all while maintaining a professional team of more than 30 sales people. Darcy attracts and retains the highest caliber of sales professionals in the industry as he is a proven producer and a great leader.
In his previous experience in the media sector, Darcy was also responsible for creating and launching one of the Lower Mainland's leading real estate magazines - Westcoast Homes and Design magazine for the Pacific Newspaper Groups' Vancouver Sun and Province.
An avid sports enthusiast, Darcy is often spotted on the badminton courts before sunrise, the slopes snowboarding in winter or on the water wakeboarding and surfing in the summer. His biggest pride and joy is his family, wife Shauna, son Jack and daughter Jade.
Darcy holds a valid real estate license through Coldwell Banker Horizon Realty and a diploma from the University of BC's Sauder School of Business in Marketing and Sales Management.
Email: Darcy@KelownaRealEstatePros.com Phone: 250-575-1946
Born and raised in the Okanagan, Jennifer has worked in the real estate industry since 2006. Jen's passion, energy and great sense of humor have allowed her to become one of Kelowna's stand-out buyers agents in a short period of time. One of Jennifers best assets is her creative approach- never one to do things 'the way they've always been done', Jennifer brings fresh ideas to all aspects relating to her business. Her extensive experience in the hospitality industry is evident in her approach to her clients, being sensitive to their needs and desires, and providing exceptional service. And as a home grown Kelowna gal, Jen is an expert on the area and is our Relocation Specialist.
When she is not helping her clients buy their dream home, Jen spends her time on the soccer field and enjoying all the wonders of the Okanagan - from hitting the winter slopes to beach volleyball in the warmer months.
Jen is a licensed Realtor® with Coldwell Banker Horizon Realty and holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Relations from the University of British Columbia.
Email: Jen@KelownaRealEstatePros.com Phone: 250-870-8118
As a licensed REALTOR®, Karen Mustard understands the value of your home. She knows that a home is not just a product, but a place to feel safe and create memories that will last a lifetime.
Karen has been an Okanagan resident for 15 years and has made valuable connections with her numerous volunteer positions over the years. As a designated Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES) Karen has the patience and knowledge to help you, or your parents, transition to the next stage of life.
Buying and selling your home should be an enjoyable experience and when you work with Karen you can be assured that she will guide you through the real estate transaction with the least amount of turbulence.
Email:Karen@KelownaRealEstatePros.com Phone: 250-300-3325
Ron has enjoyed living the Kelowna lifestyle since moving here twenty one years ago. Born and raised in Vancouver, Ron worked in the hospitality industry prior to moving to the Okanagan Valley.
A tried and true “people person,” he went on to become the business manager/partner of the very successful Robb Card Dance Studio. Given the experiences of Ron’s past occupations, as well as a deep interest in home design, renovating, landscaping, interior design and buying/selling of numerous personal properties, he was destined to become a licensed REALTOR. Ron has built up a large contact base over the time he has lived in Kelowna, and together with the Nyrose & Associates team, welcomes the opportunity to assist you with the purchase or sale of your next real estate property.
Email: Ron@KelownaRealEstatePros.com Phone: 250-317-3916
Jolene hails from Kamloops, where she praticed real estate for over a year. A self-described workaholic, Jolene dedicates herself to making sure her clients fully understand the steps involved when buying or selling a home.
Her competitive nature and willingness to exceed expectations are what set her apart. Jolene has an extensive background in the hospitality industry and credits that experience with her understanding of how important honesty and fantastic service is to others.
When not in the office, Jolene can be found enjoying a Starbucks coffee, hiking or practicing yoga, and she is a Certified Yoga Instructor. She would love to assist you in your pursuit of finding your dream home and welcomes the opportunity to meet you!
Email: Jolene@KelownaRealEstatePros.com Phone: 250-212-2477
Mark has been a Kelowna resident for most of his life. As teh former owner of Okanagan Precision Machine Ltd., Mark was awarded small business of the year for Kelowna and was a key supplier to many world-class companies. He now brings his expertise to Nyrose & Associates. Mark has continually sought to better his skills in marketing and negotiations and has taken courses to help him achieve this.
Mark is most proud of his fmaily, which includes his wife of 17 years; Veronica, and three active teenagers. When not acting as chauffeur to one of his kids, Mark can be found sweatin gout on the badminton court or taking in the slopes of Big White during the ski season.
Giving back to others has always been a focus of Mark's life and he has done so by building homes in Guatemala and Mexico, as well as volunteering his time with helping seniors, youth and the handicapped. It is with this in mind that mark looks forward to helping you achieve your goals in real estate and he welcomes your business.
Email: Mark@KelownaRealEstatePros.com Phone: 250-826-4920
Tanya Odorizzi, Marketing & Client Services
Tanya Odorizzi has made Kelowna her home for 9 years. Although her formal educational background is in the radio and television industry, her passion lies within real estate and "fixer-uppers." She was licensed as a REALTOR® for a brief period of time in Kelowna and has had the opportunity to work with other agents, as well as individual home owners as a home stager. She has 2 children and in her off-time, plays league volleyball and squash.
Tanya is thrilled to be working alongside Nyrose & Associates as Marketing Coordinator & Client Relations for the team and looks forward to the many new challenges and learning opportunities being presented.
Email: Admin@KelownaRealEstatePros.com Phone: 250-860-7500
Shauna Nyrose, Marketing Manager
Shauna officially joined the team as our in-house Marketing Manager in January 2010. She has 14 years experience in marketing and advertising, primarily having worked as a part of CanWest Global's and the Vancouver Sun and Province's national print sales team for 12 years in Vancouver.
Shauna also has great media contacts here in Kelowna and an excellent reputation in the marketing community, having worked at MacLean Group as an Account Executive on real estate accounts such as Black Mountain, the Gate, Yaletown and Re/Max Western Canada. Shauna is responsible for putting together comprehensive media plans, both online and traditional, to support our developer and listings clients.
Her other job is as a Mom to Jack and Jade and in her 'spare time', she can be found in the yoga studio, running the Mission Greenway or enjoying a Starbucks latte!
Shauna holds a Bachelor's Degree in Communications from Simon Fraser University. She is also a a board member for the Kelowna-Okanagan Marketing, Creative and Media Society.