Meet Our Founder

Kerri Elizabeth Herrity

President, ARES, Inc., Former CEO, Keller Williams Elite Realty International, Author, 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 25 years. She brings intense focus, proven sales techniques and creative operational applications to otherwise traditional industries.

Develops producers across Southwest Florida doing from $3 million to $150 million in volume.
Unique to ARES, Kerri’s approach is hyper-local and destination market focused.

Top trainer & coach to entrepreneurs, leading more than 350 successful business owners since 2011.

As former CEO for Keller Williams Elite Realty, she took franchise profits up more than 80%.

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.

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. She lives in Bonita Springs, Florida with her husband, Kevin Jarrett. They have two grown children and are dedicated to their community, including the local area Board of Realtors and Summit Church. When she’s not coaching, you’ll find her biking, writing a new book or traveling.

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