As the leader of Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc., Bill is responsible for growing the Weichert franchise footprint across the country by attracting new franchise offices, as well as developing programs and systems to support existing affiliate business. His strong philosophy of customer support and service has been instrumental in his successful growth of the franchise. He has been part of Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. for nearly 15 years, starting in 2005 as the Senior Vice President of Franchise Development, then as Chief Operating Officer in 2008, where he led the network’s development, service team and day-to-day operations, and then as President and Chief Operating Officer in 2016. His career spans over 25 years in sales and management, with nearly 20 years working with franchise businesses. Prior to joining Weichert, Scavone spent five years as the Senior Vice President of Franchise Development for Cendant Corporation. He was named an RISMedia Real Estate Newsmaker in 2019 an 2020, named a Top Franchise Leader by Franchise Business Review in 2017, and has been published in REALTOR magazine, RISMedia's Real Estate magazine and others.