Laurie has lived along the Emerald Coast all her life. She attended FSU and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree. Taking the advice of her mother, a teacher of thirty years, Laurie began a career in real estate and joined Keller Williams Realty Emerald Coast. Since then, Laurie has received the highest recognitions possible for outstanding performance including Southeast Region Rookie of the Year, Top Sales Leader Awards, President’s Awards, and Platinum Circle Awards and has “capped” all 18 years with Keller Williams Realty Emerald Coast. She has been awarded the prestigious Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Designation, by the Council of Residential Specialists. In addition she holds the designation of Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) as well as an Internet Technology Professional (e-Pro).
Having a very strong background in Hospitality as a Corporate Director in Two Fortune 500 “Top 20” Companies has served Jim very well in the listing, marketing, selling, and servicing aspects of his job. Native to the area, he grew up on Choctawhatchee Bay, and gives customers great insight on the “Quality of Life” they can achieve on the Emerald Coast of Florida. Having spent 12 years in residential real estate he is very knowledgeable with all types of different properties, and excels in finding excellent investment opportunities for customers’ of The Laurie Hollowell Team. Jim’s favorite set of life’s principles’ comes from Coach Lou Holtz, and they are: Tell the Truth…Do the Right Thing…Show people that you Care!
With nearly a decade of experience in the Financial Services Industry along with a brief stint in the Golf Industry, Robert segued into the job of his dreams as a Realtor for Keller Williams Realty Emerald Coast. As a Florida Native, Robert came to know the area as a young adult when his family vacationed here from Gainesville. Robert acts as the Lead Buyer’s Agent on the Laurie Hollowell Team where his excellent listening skills and extensive knowledge of the area are of great benefit to his buyers. Robert’s experience in Financial Planning has helped him with the ability to conduct different types’ of analysis for all the team’s buyers & ensure unparalleled service before, during and after the sale.