The PRD Corporate Team are a group of specialists ready to assist with all enquiries and service our franchisees.
Tony Brasier, the current Chairman of PRD, has a wealth of knowledge with over 40 years’ experience in the property sector. Tony has held numerous senior leadership positions, including CEO and Chairman of Colliers International, responsible for all agency divisions, nationally. In 2009 Tony was appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of PRD and then in 2011 was appointed as Chairman and Managing Director. Under Tony’s leadership he has seen the brand reach many milestones, from overseeing a key acquisition of the Jens Gaunt Brand in Victoria and cementing the international alliance with the United Real Estate and United Country Real Estate brands, in the United States of America. Together Tony Brasier (Chairman) and Todd Hadley (Managing Director) form a powerful and strategic business leadership at the helm of PRD, driving continued business growth and franchise network growth.
With over 26 years’ experience in the real estate industry, Todd’s leadership, experience and strengths in strategic thinking, financial management and sales mentoring ensure the PRD network embrace an innovative and continually evolving mindset, to remain at the forefront of real estate. Since joining the PRD Group in 2005, Todd has held various management positions with the PRD Corporate Head Office, including Business Development Manager, Business Consultant and Franchise Director overseeing the states of New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania before taking the helm as National Franchise Director in July 2015. In February 2020, he was appointed Managing Director of PRD.
QLD Franchise Director
Greg began in real estate in 1993 as a sales consultant for Century 21 and within a year, became part owner and Principal of PRD Realty Jindalee in Brisbane. Greg then joined the PRDnationwide National Franchise Services team as Financial Controller before becoming Principal and part-owner of PRD Bulimba. Greg left in August 2006 to pursue other real estate business ventures and returned to PRD in June 2010 where he held the position of Business Consultant for 3½ years. In January 2014, he was appointed as Franchise Director overseeing the management of the State of Queensland.
Business Development & Consultancy Manager
Having owned his own real estate businesses, Laing + Simmons Randwick and Century 21 Neutral Bay, along with experience as a Business Development Manager, John has extensive knowledge in Sales and Marketing as well as the Real Estate Industry. John has experience across roles as Sales Manager, Property Manager, Principal and Business Development Manager.
John’s experience in Sales and Marketing has fine-tuned his communication skills that are critical to the closing of Business transactions. John also has a strong eye for finding opportunities in the market and coupled with his knowledge of market trends and legal requirements has led to a strong sales history.
David is a Senior Executive with 20-years management experience
driving real estate operations to deliver exceptional performance. David
has a range of expertise to support PRD operational development
with experience across strategic planning, business structuring, financial
management, leadership and training. He is well known as a change agent driving
innovation and engagement.
David’s Real Estate expertise includes: Sales Training, Customer Service Delivery, Auctioneering, Commercial & Residential real estate.As a current member of the EAC Board (Estate Agents Cooperative), he is committed to assisting the industry to deliver change and drive the Real Estate industry forward.
Business Development & Consultancy Manager
From early on in his career, Matthew has always been connected to Real Estate, since starting in 2002 he soon became a Platinum Award Winning Agent. This early success soon led him to open his own real estate business with his wife, and as the business grew Matt then decided to sell the business and dedicate his time to being a Business Consultant, his way of ‘giving back’ to a great industry. Matthew is a qualified Auctioneer with over 10 years of conducting hundreds of Auctions, together with Auction Training sessions with Offices and Agents. In his role as a Business Consultant, he has also managed numerous businesses for owners to drive growth and initiatives in training, business management, business planning and making sure accountability is at the forefront. He sees his strength in his consultative approach primarily in assisting businesses to grow.
National Marketing and Technology Manager
Suzie began with PRD in February 2016, and brings over 14 years of experience across the full spectrum of marketing disciplines. She brings a wealth of knowledge at a management level covering strategy, branding, digital, research, tracking and analytics, customer loyalty and members, events and activations, sponsorships, Public Relations and product development and packaging. Suzie’s passion for innovation and results will ensure PRD and its Franchise Network remain on the forefront of marketing strategies.
National Administration Manager
Having worked in the legal profession for 18 years, Mary brings a wealth of knowledge and experience essential to the effective and efficient operations of the business. Commencing with PRD in February 2007 as Office Manager, Mary’s role oversees the transition of all new offices and she has led the establishment of processes for this transition. She has also assisted in developing the administration processes for finance, awards, rankings and business development. Mary is committed to finding innovative solutions to any problem which may arise, ensuring the business maintains its positive momentum.
Dr Diaswati Mardiasmo
PRD Chief Economist
As Chief Economist of PRD, Diaswati leads a nation-wide research team that provides high-quality property, housing, and (predominantly) residential market research to the PRD franchises, government departments, private and non-profit organisations, and private investors. She also delivers property research reports to 500+ USA real estate agencies, under the PRD - United Real Estate partnership. Diaswati brings a high level of understanding of public policy advocacy issues, strategic thinking, and high-level research, analytics and evaluation to the PRD team, continuing to drive one of the organisation’s key strengths through our research outputs.