A native of Boca Raton, John R. Hackett spearheads Corcoran’s South Florida division as Managing Director with over 18 years experience in residential, commercial and new development real estate sales and marketing across South Florida. From recruiting top-performing agents and advancing them through all phases of business growth, to devising result-driven marketing strategies and providing a thriving environment rooted in the Corcoran brand, John’s leadership acumen is recognized by both agents and peers alike. A major component to the company’s success, John also creates and directs dedicated sales teams through all facets of Corcoran’s new luxury development projects, acting as liaison between developer and sales team. With an enterprising vision and key relationships with some of the most prominent professionals in the building and real estate industries, John's focus is on seeking and nurturing opportunities for The Corcoran Group in Palm Beach County. Well-respected in his field, John’s success in real estate can be attributed to his long-time affinity for architecture, development and construction. While enjoying the quintessential coastal lifestyle and "living who he is," John prioritizes spending time with his wife and three girls, while taking the opportunity to share a round of golf with friends and colleagues or enjoy his lifelong passion for surfing. John is a graduate of Greensboro College in North Carolina.