Trailblazers

Bess Freedman

Brown Harris Stevens

As CEO of New York City-based Brown Harris Stevens (BHS), Bess Freedman is known as a strong leader and educator. She played an integral role in the company’s first global rebranding and is heavily involved in the continued evolution of the suite of digital tools that agents use to support and grow their businesses.

Freedman was named co-president of the firm last year, and was recently tapped to be the luxury firm’s first chief executive. In this role, she will oversee operations in New York City, the Hamptons, Palm Beach and Miami, centralizing leadership for these regions for the first time in the firm’s history.

Bess Freedman | CEO

Brown Harris Stevens

Freedman was named co-president of Brown Harris Stevens last year, and was recently tapped to be the luxury firm's first chief executive.