Anne-Laure decided to go into real estate after assisting her father-in-law with his investment properties in New York City. She was responsible for the management of his rental portfolio as well as hiring the contractors and supervising their work. Prior to joining Charles Rutenberg Realty, Anne-Laure worked for Corcoran and was rapidly promoted to Senior Associate due to her hard work, integrity and superior service. She then decided to join the real estate company created by her two mentors, Kathy Braddock and Paul Purcell, former general sales manager and president at Douglas Elliman. Highly knowledgeable, dedicated and professional, Anne-Laure is a pleasure to work with and has earned respect from her large network of clients and from her peers. She is a firm believer in building and maintaining relationships with her clients and in understanding their needs and wants. A strong customer service model is her core belief, which will always make your buying or selling process a satisfying and fulfilling experience. Anne-Laure came to New York City as a MBA student part of an exchange program between the Zicklin School of Business (Baruch College) and the University of Lyon III in 1998. Anne-Laure grew up in France in Lyon and received her BS in Management from the University of Lyon III in 1998. She is now married to Michael, a restaurant owner and has two children. In her spare time, she loves cooking for her friends and family.