Executives Legend
The color legend to the right illustrates the various backgrounds for the top executives in the residential real estate industry.
Cameron Merage

Cameron Merage

Founder and Chairman, 
First Team Real Estate
2024 Rank: 134
After founding California-based First Team Real Estate in 1976, Merage grew the company into one of the top 35 largest brokerages with approximately 1,900 agents doing over $6.5 billion in annual sales. In 2023, the firm executed a rebrand of the company and announced the appointment of CEO Michelle Harrington. Cameron has retained the chairman of the board title.