Updates: 2020 Swanepoel Power 200 released January 14, 2020. Association/MLS rankings coming February 17, 2020.

Power 200 Rank

134

Deems Dickinson

President

Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty

Three-decade industry veteran Dickinson runs Arizona-based Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, where he oversees 894 agents who do nearly $3.8 billion in annual sales. Additionally, Dickinson serves as chairperson of Arizona Association of Realtors’ professional standards committee and joined ARMLS’s board in 2018.

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