Mary Demetree Wins OBJ’s 2012 Business Owner of the Year

by Demetree Global on February 28, 2013

Congratulations to Mary Demetree who was named 2012 Business Owner of the Year by the Orlando Business Journal in its 14th Annual Women Who Mean Business Awards celebration! Central Florida has plenty of intelligent, adroit businesswomen who, despite the slow economy that has lingered here for the past few years, continue to flourish. These women who were chosen not only have done well in business, but also volunteer at many local charities making the region a better place for all of us.

In addition to being named Business Owner of the Year, as President and Owner of Demetree Real Estate Services, Inc., Mary Demetree has also immersed herself in community involvement; from being on boards and committees of organizations such as Boys Town of Central Florida and the Central Florida Partnership.

What you’d like to know about Mary L. Demetree:

Winner: Mary Demetree, president and owner, Demetree Real Estate Services, Inc.

First Job: Working in sales at Jacobson’s Department Store

Favorite Indulgence: Popcorn with Parmesan cheese

Favorite eatery: Park Plaza Gardens

I spend most of my disposable cash on: Jewelry

Favorite thing about Orlando: Open community to newcomers

Little known fact: I don’t really care about dressing up

Read the full article here.

Click here to watch the awards video.

Source: Orlando Business Journal

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For over 68 years the Demetree Global family of companies has been a pioneer and leader in land development, construction and commercial real estate across the state of Florida. Today, its business enterprises span across the East Coast and beyond.

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