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Leading global luxury real estate shop takes part in charitable polo event taking place at the National Mall polo field
Engel & Völkers Tysons and Lansdowne, the area's leading international premium real estate firm, today announced its sponsorship of the Cultural Polo & Green Cup 2015 held on September 17th through the 19th at the Capital Polo Club & The National Mall, Washington D.C. Six international polo teams that include top polo professionals to compete in this charitable event. Proceeds from the event will benefit: Charity Support Trust, EPIC (Equestrian Partners in Conservation), the Mexican Cultural Institute and The National Trust for Our Wounded. As part of the Engel & Völkers Tysons and Lansdowne’s sponsorship guests are invited to meet the players and enjoy hors d'oeuvres, beverages including beer, wine and refreshments, entertainment including celebrity DJs, divot stomping, access to all prePolo On The Mall events, access to after-party dance and derby hat contest for prizes. “Engel & Völkers shares a passion for the sport of polo with our own annual Polo Cup event held each year in Mallorca, Spain and as operator of its own Polo School there and in Hamburg and Berlin,” said Julie Brodie, owner and managing broker for Engel & Völkers Tysons and Lansdowne. Brodie was one of the first women sales directors for BMW. After 19 years in the luxury automobile industry, she applied her business knowledge and expertise in premium customer service to real estate and soon had a successful career and business. As the owner of Engel & Völkers Tysons, and Engel & Völkers Lansdowne and with the connection to the brand’s global network, she provides a high level of quality service for her clients, who include political power brokers and government representatives from around the world. “It is an honor for us to be able to take part in this charitable event while at the same time raising awareness of this illustrious sport,” Brodie adds.
About The Cultural Polo Foundation
The Cultural Polo Foundation was formed to raise funds for artistic, cultural and educational foundations in the Washington, D.C., area and to provide polo-playing scholarships for at-risk youth. Through the caring of horses and the creation of a beautiful bond, the sport of polo is an ancient game of camaraderie between horse and man or woman. Follow the latest Cultural Polo Foundation news at www.culturalpolo.org and on Twitter@culturalpolo.
About Engel & Völkers
Since its beginning in 1977 as a specialty boutique providing exclusive, high-end real estate services in Hamburg, Germany, Engel & Völkers has become one of the world’s leading companies specializing in the sale and lease of premium residential and commercial property, yachts and private aviation. Engel & Völkers currently operates a global network of over 6,000 real estate advisors in more than 650 brokerages spanning 39 countries across six continents, offering both private and institutional clients a professionally tailored range of luxury services. It established its North America corporate headquarters in 2007 and opened its first brokerage in the same year. Committed to exceptional service, Engel & Völkers supports its advisors with an array of premium quality business services; marketing programs and tools; multiple platforms for mobile, social and web; as well as access to its global network of real estate professionals, property listings and market data. Engel & Völkers is an active supporter of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each brokerage is independently owned and operated.
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