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William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty announced one of its most prominent agents has launched a new team.

Margaret Muir has launched The Margaret Muir Team, which will be based at the company’s Madison brokerage, the company said last week.

Specializing in waterfront and water-area properties, Muir has more than 30 years of real estate experience, has sold $650 million worth of homes since 2005 and is currently the top agent for William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty company-wide, based on her closed dollar volume for 2022, the brokerage said.

In addition to Muir, The Margaret Muir Team includes agents Clint Rodenberg and Jim Sperry, as well as administrator Maria Schiavello, with whom William Pitt Sotheby’s said Muir has worked extensively in the past.

“Although the brand and the following are mine, I’m lucky enough to have had this amazing group of people who share the same vision of how this business should be done, and are interested enough to make a full commitment to me,” Muir said in a statement. “The professionalism that we bring through our backgrounds in marketing, advertising and PR adds a significant element to our approach.”

Rodenberg joined Muir at William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty 15 years ago following a career as an executive in the wine and spirits industry, including serving as executive vice president and chief marketing officer for the U.S. wine and spirits division o fFrench luxury conglomerate LVMH, Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton.

Sperry began working with Muir more than six years ago. His previous experience includes co-founding a private biopharmaceutical company, as well as sourcing capital for real estate, oil exploration and restaurant franchise limited partnerships. He also co-founded and operated two privately held companies engaged in sports marketing, events and television production of live college and professional sports.

Schiavello joined Muir 12 years ago following a career in the New York City garment industry, where she worked as director of merchandising for a multi-million dollar producer of men’s and women’s apparel and accessories.

Launching the team, according to Muir, is a way to formalize the dynamic working relationship this group has maintained behind the scenes for years.

“I am thrilled to congratulate Margaret on her incredible accomplishments within our firm and excited to watch as The Margaret Muir Team scales to new heights. Together, their keen knowledge of luxury real estate, broad client base and resources throughout the local community will be a key highlight for us,” Madison brokerage manager Kathy Mitchell said in a statement. “I know our clients will greatly benefit from their dedication, organization and highly responsive approach to client service.”