Forbes Global Properties Names El Moriarty as Chief Operating Officer

New York, New York (January 17, 2023): Forbes Global Properties, a curated consumer marketplace of luxury homes and an invitation-only membership network of independently owned real estate firms, has named El Moriarty as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Ms. Moriarty has been with Forbes Global Properties since its inception in 2020 and has been promoted from her role as the Vice President of Member Services, effective immediately.

In this newly established role, Ms. Moriarty will provide leadership, operational efficiencies, and vision as she oversees the implementation of the firm’s forward-focused global growth strategies. Her experience in marketing operations combined with her superior creative and analytical skills will help member brokerages to further leverage the Forbes brand to win new business.

“Through her dedicated work, El has earned the trust and respect of the Forbes Global Properties membership network and has clearly demonstrated her capabilities to take on this new COO position,” said Michael Jalbert, Chief Executive Officer of Forbes Global Properties. “As our network continues to evolve and grow, El’s operations and marketing expertise will be a key driver in building our future success. This new leadership role will help us better serve our existing members, recruit and retain new top brokerages and agents, and expand opportunities within the Forbes community to showcase the world’s finest homes and the expertise of our luxury real estate network.”

Ms. Moriarty most recently headed up the Member Services team, managing the onboarding and ongoing engagement of member brokerages and top real estate agents across the globe. She has been integral to the firm’s ongoing success and growth, having led numerous strategic initiatives including the launch of agent mastermind groups, marketing roundtables, exclusive member advertising programs through Forbes, and more.

“El is an innovative and highly respected leader who will greatly contribute to the continuous growth of our network,” said Bonnie Stone Sellers, Co-Founder and Chair of Forbes Global Properties. “I have known El for more than a decade and am continually impressed by her consummate professionalism, deep industry knowledge and creative approach to problem solving. We are fortunate to have her serve in this new role, and I look forward to working with her to support the continued success of Forbes Global Properties.”

With more than a decade of experience in the prestige real estate sector, Ms. Moriarty has extensive expertise in driving international luxury brands to increased awareness and global recognition. Prior to Forbes Global Properties, Ms. Moriarty served as a Vice President at Christie’s International Real Estate, where she worked for more than six years in various senior marketing and client services roles. Previous to that role, Ms. Moriarty was Marketing Director at LA-based real estate firm Hackman Capital Partners.

About Forbes Global Properties
Established and led by the world’s foremost independent luxury residential brokers and industry veterans, Forbes Global Properties is a curated consumer marketplace that connects discerning buyers directly to the world’s finest homes and the elite agents that represent them. Established in 2020, the invitation-only network spans more than 400 locations and comprises approximately 12,800 property experts across the U.S., Asia, Australia, Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, the Middle East, New Zealand, and Europe. For more information, visit
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