TULSA, OK--(Marketwire - Dec 4, 2012) - Williams, Williams & McKissick (WWM) the parent company to Williams & Williams®, the premier brand in real estate auction and Auction Network®, a global, interactive programming network, today announced the promotion of Fontana Fitzwilson to Executive Vice President of Sales, effective immediately. Fitzwilson, who has been with the company since 2006 and has served in a number of key strategic roles, will oversee all non-institutional sales including commercial real estate sales, farms, ranches and land sales, distinctive and individual home sales and charitable sales.
"I've worked closely with Fontana for more than 15 years both in the media and auction industries," said Pam McKissick, WWM CEO. "Fontana was one of the first executives I brought to WWM. She has impressive drive and intelligence and has been a strategic contributor to our growth and success. With Fontana driving non-institutional sales and Elsa Lewis heading up default solutions, we have two powerhouse executives leading our talented sales teams."
Fitzwilson, who will continue to report to McKissick, most recently served as senior vice president, individual home sales, commercial real estate and business intelligence. Over the past six years, Fitzwilson has served as senior vice president of marketing, General Manager of Auction Network and senior vice president of analytics and business intelligence. She is also the chief architect of many of the company's back-office valuation and e-commerce solutions.
Prior to joining WWM, Fitzwilson was with TV Guide for 15 years, where she oversaw domestic and international research for TV Guide Television Group.
Williams, Williams & McKissick is one of the largest, most cutting edge and diverse auction firms in the world. The company's clients include many of the world's foremost financial institutions, Fortune 500 Corporations, and local, state and Federal government agencies, as well as thousands of individual sellers.
About Williams, Williams& McKissick:
Williams, Williams & McKissick (WWM) is empowering the open exchange of real estate worldwide. Owned by Dean Williams and Pam McKissick, WWM unites Williams & Williams and Auction Network®. WWM has a proprietary and industry-leading auction strategy which combines the power and effectiveness of live auction at the property with the global reach and convenience of global, real time, interactive bidding.