John R. Wood Properties, the leading real estate brokerage in Southwest Florida, today announced the addition of nine new agents throughout the month of November.

“We are pleased to welcome these experienced agents to our team,” said Phil Wood, President of John R. Wood Properties. “These energetic, ambitious new associates are dedicated to helping our clients find the best luxury real estate on the market today.”

In Collier County, Dan Brunell and Janice Robinson have joined the Fifth Avenue South and Central offices, respectively.

In Lee County, Deborah Bateman has joined the Bonita Springs office; Rodney Balmer, Debbie Corey, Linda Davis, and Frank Ward have joined the Fort Myers office.; Alfonso Padilla and Shannon Sayers have joined the Cape Coral office.

John R. Wood Properties is the Southwest Florida representative of LeadingRE ( With a global membership that spans six continents, LeadingRE connects more than 565 firms and 130,000 sales associates who produce over 1.1 million real estate transactions each year. As a member of LeadingRE, John R. Wood Properties provides a quality real estate experience, global marketing reach and access to top real estate professionals in virtually any market worldwide.

About John R. Wood Properties
John R. Wood Properties is the leading residential real estate brokerage in Southwest Florida consistently holding the #1 position in closed sales volume. More than a local brand, it is a highly revered organization with over 60 years of industry and market experience offering best-in-class training and data resources for agents, broad international exposure to buyers, and highly-focused luxury marketing resources that drive results for sellers. John R. Wood Properties has over 650 real estate agents and actively serves Marco Island, Naples, Ave Maria, Bonita Springs, Estero, Fort Myers, Cape Coral, and Sanibel/Captiva Islands.