Blue Heron, a southern Nevada-based design/build firm, announced today that Jessie Duran has been named sales manager for the company. Duran brings more than 23 years of experience and expertise in sales brokerage for various homebuilding companies.
In her role, Duran will work with sales counselors to achieve goals, collaborate with the marketing team to generate new clients, work cohesively with other internal departments to create a seamless custom buying experience, and manage her team to maintain high levels of customer service.
Prior to joining Blue Heron, Duran spent seven years in real estate before starting as a sales director for KB Homes in 2002. After spending time as a sales director for Pardee Homes, she received her corporate broker license and began working as a corporate broker for Meritage Homes in 2010. Duran spent six years in medical sales while continuing to hold her broker license.
Duran received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2001. When she is not at work, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and two children.
About Blue Heron
Founded in 2004, Blue Heron is a design/build firm specializing in custom homes and boutique communities in Southern Nevada. It is the Las Vegas leader in implementing energy efficient technology and ultimate green building methods in all its homes. Blue Heron’s uncompromising commitment to quality and the originality of their designs has truly distinguished them among custom home builders in the Las Vegas Valley. Years of innovative experimentation with desert contemporary design concepts have resulted in the unmistakably unique Vegas Modern™ signature style now known synonymously with Blue Heron homes. Blue Heron Principal Tyler Jones oversees the firm, which employs several notable designers and architects. Under his leadership, Blue Heron has won numerous design awards and has achieved the “Platinum” LEED certification by the U.S. Green Building Council and the “Emerald” certification by the National Green Building Standard. For more information on Blue Heron homes, call 702.531.3000 or visit www.blueheron.com.