Broker Associate, Kofi, is the National Director of the Compass Sports & Entertainment Division. Also a Certified Luxury Homes Marketing Specialist, Kofi joins Compass after successfully creating and managing the sports and entertainment division for his previous firm. He was also managing director of their beach cities office and managed the luxury homes division for another firm prior to that. He attended and played football at the University of California at Berkeley and later completed his MBA in the Presidential and Key Executive Program at Pepperdine University. He also frequents the other side of the podium as a guest speaker and trainer for the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing. He has always looked to elevate the standard for real estate professionals by acting as a professional business consultant and not just an agent. He has been recognized and awarded for his negotiating, marketing, and sales abilities. Kofi reached a professional level in sports and successfully worked as an actor for over 10 years. He brings his vast industry contacts and experience to real estate. His understanding of the sports and entertainment niche has enabled him to effectively service professional athletes, entertainers, and distinguished clientele for over 13 years, including clients such as Derek Fisher, Iggy Azalea, Kevin Durant, and Michael Jordan. Kofi has been a correspondent on celebrity and luxury real estate for over 100 national television and print media outlets including the WSJ, LA Times, Chicago Tribune, CBS, CNBC, NBC Sports Bloomberg, Fox Business News, ESPN, CNN Money, The Insider, and others. He was also a regular featured agent on HGTVâ€™s Selling LA, has made numerous appearances on Million Dollar Listing, and continues as a celebrity and luxury real estate correspondent on Hollywood Today Live. Kofi uses this exposure to highlight his teamâ€™s listing. His exposure to the national and international real estate markets has enabled him to effectively market and sell properties locally, nationally, and internationally. In 2017, Kofi will release his book, â€œSellebrity: Breaking into and Servicing the Sports & Entertainment Niche.â€ Kofi believes in honesty, integrity, and fun in business. He values building long-term relationships with his clients and prides himself on delivering a â€œdesirably different real estate experience.â€ He currently lives in Playa Vista, CA with his amazing wife and two children.