Meet Our Founder

Kerri Elizabeth Herrity

Founder/Owner, ARES, Inc., Former CEO, Keller Williams Elite Realty International, Author, Inspirational Speaker, Trainer & Developer

Kerri is the quintessential coaching professional who happens to be passionate about leadership & small business. Kerri’s a solid business performer from Washington, D.C., who has headed entrepreneurial sales ventures for more than 26 years. She brings intense focus, proven sales techniques and creative operational applications to otherwise traditional industries.

Kerri develops top producers in Southwest Florida and Nashville, Tennessee doing from $11 million to $250 million in volume. Unique to ARES, Kerri’s approach is hyper-local and destination market focused. She is a top trainer & coach to entrepreneurs, leading more than 1,107 successful business owners since 2011.

As former CEO for Keller Williams Elite Realty, Kerri took franchise profits up more than 80%. She was a former top producer for the Gulf Bay Group of Companies, procuring an impressive $42 million in sales her first year in the development business.

She’s been one-on-one coached by MAPS© and The Mike Ferry Organization© real estate coaches, Dan Lier Sales & Leadership Expert and John Maxwell. She also received a certified coaching designation with the International Training Alliance in 2005. Currently pursuing her Masters in Theology, Kerri’s a life-long learner who lifts her clients into their highest and best talents.

Coach Kerri inspires entrepreneurs at all levels with a unique combination of proven business models, technological clarity, and the graceful creativity the current market demands.

Kerri Elizabeth Herrity

ARES Grows Leaders in the Industry, What's Your Next Level?