Dea Benson Realogy, SVP & Chief Accounting Officer
Education: Bachelor’s degree, University of Houston
Job responsibility: Financial executive
Company description: Real estate franchising company
Primary professional/community affiliations: American Red Cross of Northern New Jersey; Realogy Cares; Xceed Financial Credit Union
Who are your most influential role models? My personal role model is my mother, who taught me the importance of friends
and family, and how to enjoy life. My professional mentor is Tony Hull, for whom I have worked at two different companies for almost 15 years. Tony believed in me early in my career, and encouraged me to learn and grow in areas outside my comfort zone.
When is it appropriate to text in business? When timing is critical.
What would you give New Jersey for its 350th birthday? For more outsiders to know the state’s physical beauty.
What is your go-to stress buster at work? Talking to colleagues.
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Dea BensonSVP & Chief Accounting Officer