Bill Kessler

Rank  135

Founder

Century 21 Affiliated

Kessler runs Century 21’s largest franchisee in Century 21 Affiliated, which he founded in 1967. With 112 offices across the Midwest and Florida, the company has 2,293 agents who do $4 billion in annual sales.

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Evaluating Leaders

Leaders are evaluated based on the office they hold, the decision-making power associated with the office, the financial resources at their disposal, their organization’s industry significance and geographical reach, public announcements about imminent changes, their tenure and their personal influence in the industry.