Douglas Elliman Announces Allen Vance As Vice President Of Operations For The Western Region

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 30, 2015 — Douglas Elliman Real Estate announces the continued growth in the Western Region with today’s appointment of Allen Vance as Vice President of Operations for the Western Region. Vance brings best practices and industry expertise to this leadership role in the Western United States, overseeing Elliman offices in both California and Aspen, Colorado markets. Vance will be based in Los Angeles.

In this role, Vance will support management in all aspects of running business functions of the company for the Western Region. He will work closely with Company leadership and through this collaboration he will help propel the continued growth of the Douglas Elliman brand. His ability to be both a thought leader and collaborative is an intricate part of Douglas Elliman’s mission; to deliver exceptional consumer experience through a complete suite of real estate services. From sales and rentals, to mortgage, new developments and title insurance, providing best in rank in every field.

“It is an honor and great opportunity for all of us here at Douglas Elliman to be able to bring a leader such as Allen Vance into our operations in the Western States,” said Howard M. Lorber, Chairman of Douglas Elliman.

Prior to joining Douglas Elliman, Vance was Chief Information Officer at The Agency.

“Douglas Elliman is a great fit. It’s the right place to leverage my rather unique skill-set. I am excited to be working amongst the best in a world-wide network with exceptional opportunity growth and their distinguished pedigree,” said Vance from Beverly Hills office.

“We are excited to welcome such an innovator into the growing family at Douglas Elliman. Our expansion of the Western Region has been well received and having Allen will only add to the exceptional consumer experience,” said Dottie Herman, President & CEO of Douglas Elliman.

Vance is proud to join such a well-respected and storied company. At his last post, not only did he implement best practices including an almost 100% paperless office, he oversaw CRM for top agents, while it grew to 3 offices and over $4 billion in sales. Vance has clearly innovated the art of real estate and has built strong relationships in the field.

Vance started his career in Los Angeles Real Estate and has worked with some of the finest teams.

About Douglas Elliman Real Estate
Established in 1911, Douglas Elliman Real Estate is the largest brokerage in the New York Metropolitan area with over 80 offices in New York City, Long Island, the Hamptons, and Westchester/Putnam across a network of over 6,000 agents. Consistently ranked among the top four residential real estate companies nationwide since 2007, Douglas Elliman has a significant presence in South Florida, Beverly Hills, Southern Connecticut, and Aspen. Moreover, Douglas Elliman has a strategic international global alliance with London-based Knight Frank LLP for residential business in the worldwide luxury markets spanning 52 countries and six continents. The company also controls a portfolio of real estate services, including Douglas Elliman Development Marketing, Manhattan’s largest residential property manager, Douglas Elliman Property Management, DE Commercial, and DE Title. For more information on Douglas Elliman as well as expert commentary on emerging trends in the real estate industry, please visit

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