Scope of Service Experience
Russell Weaver, a Fort Lauderdale native, has been extensively involved in various aspects of Florida and international business. After nearly five years of international marketing for Florida’s citrus industry, he now brings his talents to South Florida’s commercial real estate market.
Background & Experience
Russell Weaver is the second generation in his family to become a commercial realtor, and is well-known for his honesty, commitment, and integrity toward his clients. Russell’s primary objective is to maximize value for his clients. This is done by utilizing the latest marketing software, networking in the business and government communities, and most importantly keeping a close watch on South Florida’s real estate market.
Russell Weaver attended Nova High School in Davie, Florida and graduated his senior year from the Mercersburg Academy in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania. He received his BA in East Asian Studies in 1989 at George Washington University in Washington, DC and lettered in swimming for three years.
Russell studied his junior year abroad at Kwansei Gakuin University in Nishinomiya, Japan, where he was the first foreign student to become a swim team member. That same year he was selected by the U.S. Congress to visit Seoul, Korea on a government exchange program for one month. A total of three and a half year were spent in Japanese language study in Osaka, Japan.
Professional Associations & Designations
In addition to the Society of Commercial Realtors, Russell is an active member of the Broward Alliance’s International Marketing Committee, the South East—US Japan Association of Florida that promotes trade and cultural ties between the two regions, and the Florida/Korean Economic Cooperation Committee. For recreation, Russell swims with the Master’s Group at Ft. Lauderdale’s International Swimming Hall of Fame pool and also sails and races catamarans in both Ft. Lauderdale and Vero Beach, Florida.