President & CEO
Ryan Gorman was named President and Chief Executive Officer of NRT in 2018. In this capacity, he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of NRT’s company-owned brokerage operations doing business under the Coldwell Banker® brand. The 2019 Swanepoel Power 200 recognized Gorman as the 12th most powerful leader in residential real estate.
Gorman most recently served as Chief Strategy and Operating Officer of NRT and as its Senior Vice President, Strategic Operations where he brought a heightened focus on service delivery, defined a comprehensive integrated growth strategy and leveraged the resources of NRT and Realogy to drive a superior experience for affiliated agents, employees and customers.
Since joining NRT, Gorman has worked with the leadership team to craft and refine new strategic and operating plans throughout the company, in addition to launching NRT’s property management business. During his Realogy career, Gorman led the company’s strategic acquisition of ZipRealty as well as Title Resource Group’s acquisition of the title insurance agency and title insurance underwriting operations of Texas American Title Company and Cartus’ acquisition of Primacy Relocation.
Prior to joining NRT in May 2012, Gorman was the Corporate Senior Vice President and Head of Strategic Development for Realogy Corporation, NRT’s parent company. In that role, he oversaw strategic development and merger and acquisition activities for Realogy and its four business units. Gorman was the driving force behind TRG’s acquisition of Texas American Title Company, Cartus’ acquisition of Primacy Relocation and NRT’s acquisition of Coldwell Banker Preferred in Philadelphia. He also contributed significant strategy work for Realogy’s world-renowned brands and franchisees.
Before joining Realogy in 2004, Gorman held advisory and principal investment roles with PricewaterhouseCoopers (Transaction Services, Philadelphia, Pa.), Credit Suisse (CS First Boston’s Technology Investment Banking Group, Palo Alto, Calif.), and The Blackstone Group (Blackstone Debt Advisors, New York City). He graduated with honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Elisabeth Gehringer is chief operating officer at Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. Gehringer oversees the brand’s field service, operations, learning, talent attraction, international and events teams.
After starting her career in field services with the sales and marketing group at Ford Motor Co., Liz went on to become a lawyer, representing business owners in commercial litigation. Since 2006, Liz has been part of the leadership team at Realogy Holdings Corp., the parent company of Coldwell Banker Real Estate. Her tenure includes five years with the Realogy Franchise Group and her most recent role as Realogy’s chief ethics & compliance officer. In that role, Liz built and oversaw Realogy’s global ethics and compliance program that earned the company recognition as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® for seven consecutive years. As COO, Liz has returned to her career roots of service and branding. Her combination of operational, franchise and legal experience, as well as her track record in building a world-class program from scratch, uniquely position her to drive strategic growth for Coldwell Banker Real Estate. Liz is a graduate of Georgetown University and Georgetown University School of Law.
Dan Spiegel is a sales operations professional who specializes in commercial real estate and works with leadership to create an exceptional platform on which sales teams can grow their businesses and adapt to a fast changing market dynamics. After spending most of his professional career supporting the sales efforts of brokerage professionals, Dan understands how to connect with client facing producers and shared services teams to drive results. Dan has managed the implementation of initiatives, recruited top producing teams, opened new markets and led the integration of acquired businesses, encouraging a culture of collaboration, exceptional service and outstanding achievements.
No matter which hat he's wearing, his goal is simple – to build a strong connection with people and work with them to achieve desired business outcomes. A focus on the people of an organization drives Dan to guide teams and entrepreneurs to be successful.
Dan is keenly interested in the intersection of technology and real estate. Always curious to explore new possibilities, Dan embraces how technology and data management are changing the way service providers interact and provide value to clients. He has further embraced understanding how workplace design can be used to shape the outcomes of an organization leveraging real estate as a strategic component of a success for a company. Dan has been a mentor to proptech start-up firms and serves on the leadership board of CRETech, the industry’s leading organization coalescing tech firms and real estate players. He presents on expert panels at conferences such as CCIM, Disrupt CRE and CRETech, is a frequent discussion moderator at events as well as in blogs and on social media.
Dan holds a BA in economics from the University of California at Berkeley and a Master’s in Urban Planning from the University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana. He began his career in commercial real estate as a Research Director for Grubb & Ellis Company in Chicago, grew in to an expanded role as the Executive Vice President of Operations before assuming a similar leadership team role for the U.S. business at Colliers International. He is a licensed real estate broker in Illinois.