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Monday Business Briefs: Hickenlooper appoints Aspen broker to state commission

Aspen broker named to state commission

John Wendt III of Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Real Estate recently was elected chairman of the Colorado Real Estate Commission for a 1-year term.

His election came after Gov. John Hickenlooper appointed him for a 3-year term. Following the appointment, the real estate commissioners elected him to chair, according to a company announcement.

Wendt, who is managing broker and employing broker of Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Real Estate, will oversee the five-member commission's duties of regulating the licensing and conduct of real estate brokers.

"We are very fortunate to have John's knowledge, leadership and expertise at Coldwell Banker Mason Morse, and we are confident he will continue to add great value as Chairman of the Colorado Real Estate Commission," said Will Herndon, president of Coldwell Banker Mason Morse. "As someone who has upheld strong ethical standards for other brokers to follow, we are very proud to support John in this role as he protects the public interest and enhances a higher standard of real estate practice among brokers statewide."

Wendt has been practicing real estate for nearly 40 years. He currently manages the firm's Basalt, Carbondale, Glenwood Springs and Redstone offices.

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