We are the #1 Team at RE/MAX Kelowna*!
We consist of the following uniquely talented and multiple award-winning individuals, with the experience and expertise to help you with all your real estate needs.
Gino Dal Ponte
Team Leader, Real Estate Professional
Gino is the team leader of our group and has been a top producing realtor for the past 12 years. Consistently in the top five, Gino has achieved the prestigious Diamond and Titan Awards, as well as multiple Chairman’s Club Awards. Prior to becoming a Real Estate Professional, Gino was a custom home builder for 17 years in the Okanagan with experience in land development and investment properties. Gino has developed a unique approach to real estate that guarantees your needs are handled so properties sell quickly for top dollar. His enthusiasm, positive attitude, and knowledge translates vision into reality for his clients.
Real Estate Professional, Architect AAA
With over a decade of experience in the construction industry, Vanessa is ready to use her extensive knowledge of real estate to your advantage. Whether it’s listing and selling or searching for a new home, she will guide you through every step. Her attention to detail, hard work and persistence will allow you to enjoy a pleasurable and stress-free real estate experience. Vanessa holds a Master of Architecture from the University of Toronto, is a registered Architect and a LEED® Accredited Professional. She was born and raised in BC and loves all that the Okanagan Valley has to offer. Away from real estate you will find her on the golf course, running with her dog, or touring the local wineries. Vanessa prides herself on providing outstanding customer service and is ready to make your real estate goals a reality!
Real Estate Professional, Certified Negotiation Expert
Combining a lifelong passion for real estate and a love of the Okanagan, along with a pragmatic and client-focused approach, Paul is dedicated to providing the very best real estate experience for his valued clients. Paul’s success is built upon his dedication to mastering the real estate craft, his sharp negotiating skills and his unwavering pursuit of his client’s satisfaction.
Prior to real estate, Paul spent twenty years in sales and management with his family’s business Jordans Interiors. There he learned the principals and habits of excellent customer service and this experience offered the perfect springboard into his real estate career.
Paul fell in love with the Okanagan & enjoys making the most out of its unique mixture of outdoor and urban elements that make living here so rich and rewarding. From staying fit and appreciating the sporty culture of Kelowna, to golfing at one the world class courses close at hand, hitting the slopes at a variety of different resorts and all the fun Lake Okanagan has to offer, this is a special place that Paul feels blessed to experience & endeavours to help his clients achieve their Okanagan real estate dreams.
Real Estate Professional
Thinking outside the box and approaching problems with creative solutions comes naturally to Art. He enjoys the fact that real estate is dynamic and believes that providing optimal service to clients means you must have a solid understanding of economics, law, political policies and cyclical trends.
Art takes a systematic approach to help his clients navigate the challenges of real estate, simplifying the process to save you time, energy and money. As a member of R.E.I.N. (Real Estate Investment Network) and a frequent presenter at O.R.E.I.G (Okanagan Real Estate Investment Group), Art is continually refining his craft and prioritizing educating his clients to provide a world-class experience.
After migrating to Canada from Ukraine, Art was fortunate to find himself living in Kelowna. Before becoming involved in real estate, he had a career playing professional hockey for teams in Ukraine, Sweden, the US, Canada and Australia. While living in different countries, Art developed an interest in property as he was continually witnessing various stages of the real estate cycle in different parts of the world. Art is confident he’s working in one of the most exciting industries while living in one of the best locations in the world.
Real Estate Professional
They say wisdom comes with experience, and Lorne is a wonderful example of that! A former Firefighter, General Home Contractor and successful business owner, he has the knowledge, ethics and commitment to guide you through your real estate needs. This Harley-riding father of three and grandfather of eight will handle everything with professionalism to make your home buying/selling experience stress free!
Real Estate Professional
Louise is a seasoned real estate agent with over 20 years of proven marketing and real estate sales experience and is excited to be growing an established and successful real estate business to include Kelowna and the Okanagan.
Louise guides her clients with concrete advice and a full understanding of the home purchase and sale processes. She listens to specific needs and concerns and takes these details into consideration to ensure transactions come together in a proactive and successful manner.
She is passionate about sharing her knowledge and is looking forward to continuing to service clients resulting in successful home sales and purchase transactions. She prides herself on performance driven results both expected and deserved.
Louise is dedicated, straightforward and enthusiastic. She makes it her priority to know and communicate the ever changing real estate market so clients are kept up to date.
Our Support Team
Team Management, Real Estate Professional
Anne holds an Associate Broker’s license. With over 35 years in the Real Estate industry, she helps the group by offering vital daily guidance to all members individually, as well as providing focus for the team as a whole. Anne moved to Kelowna from Vancouver in 2010 and fully enjoys all the Okanagan has to offer.
With over 4 years of administration experience working with a world-renowned real estate company, Angela brings an eye for detail, enthusiasm, and pride in her work. She assists with listings and contracts as well as the day-to-day administrative needs within the office.
Emily is new to the Okanagan, having moved from Vancouver at the end of 2018. She is a marketing maven who manages all our marketing and advertising campaigns, websites, blog, and social media. Outside of the office, you’ll find her exploring her new city and writing her own lifestyle blog.
Why Work With a Team?
We have assembled a cohesive team of agents that is innovative, efficient and committed to meeting your individualized needs — that’s 4 real estate professionals for the price of 1!
Our team members are available to assist you at any time. You can always reach someone when you need them — availability!
Our team has specialists who work on every aspect of the buying and selling process — from advertising to closing and beyond. Each team member is a master of their specialty — expertise!
Our team is constantly working towards new heights of customer service and personalized care — service!
We strive to provide you with advertising and marketing coverage that will sell your property faster. When marketing trends change, we change — exposure!
Our Client Care System requests feedback on every showing of your property, so we can keep you informed on how your property is viewed in the market — communication!
Our successes at Woodhaven, The Lakes, Sageglenn and Lakestone developments and our achievements in home sales throughout the Okanagan Valley demonstrate we have the ability to create the enthusiasm to get your property sold — proven success!
Our combined backgrounds, skills and comprehensive TEAM approach will bring you MORE of the results you are looking for!
*Based on 2017 RE/MAX stats