Mike was born and raised in Orlando, Florida, and grew up in the rural area of Gotha. He was raised to appreciate the outdoors, hunting and fishing. He attended Edgewater High School and received his under graduate degree from FTU (Florida Technological University now known as UCF – University of Central Florida). Mike went on to receive his Masters from Rollins College in Winter Park, FL.
He joined the Orlando Police Department and 29 years later retired as Captain earning many honors and awards during his career. He is respected by his colleagues and citizens alike because of his fair mindedness and always treating everyone with respect. Through his duties as a police officer, Mike mastered the art of listening to people’s wants and needs, the art of negotiation and the importance of truthfulness and honor, all traits which are valued in his current career in real estate.
After retiring in March of ’06 he and Cathy moved to the Mountains of North Georgia to return to the life he remembered and loved as a boy. He quickly realized his desire to again work with people to help them to fulfill their dreams and becoming a realtor was a natural step. Mike will work tirelessly to sell or find buyers the perfect home, vacation get-a-way, or acreage. His ability to listen to their wants and needs along with his integrity wile working with both buyer and seller gives them confidence in knowing he will get the job done.
In his free time, Mike enjoys being an occasional fly-fishing guide, tying flies and just “standing in the water waving a stick”. He also enjoys bird hunting, entertaining friends and relaxing in their own piece of paradise at home with his wife and two dogs. Mike is active in a number of organizations including being the Past President of the Blue Ridge Chapter of Trout Unlimited and Past President of Blue Ridge Rotary Club and the Orlando Police Retirees Association.
Call Mike for a listing presentation or home showing at 706-851-7513 or email him at email@example.com
Cathy Cinnamon Holloway
Cathy was born and raised just north of Orlando in Seminole County, Florida. Cathy graduated from Lake Brantley High School, Valencia Community College and received her under graduate degree from UCF (University of Central Florida – Go Golden Knights!!!) receiving the J.C.Aspley Honors Scholarship in Marketing.
Cathy worked for 18 years in the Hospitality business which she now refers to as “her previous life” at both the local hotel and corporate levels. She learned and thrived in a business during a time when Orlando was becoming quickly over built and competitive in the hotel and tourism market. During her years in the hotel and hospitality business she mastered many of the marketing skills that now prove so useful and innovative in her Real Estate career. Cathy was able to excel in a deeply oversaturated market by implementing creative strategies.
After leaving the hotel business, Cathy went on to apply her marketing expertise in the emerging and (at that time) new internet business by marketing and selling website, helping clients write copy and sharing her marketing skills with them. She believed completely in this new technology and won over many non-believers who now thank her for putting far ahead of curve and having a early internet presence. Cathy now is working toward bring those same success strategies and skills to her clients and customers who wish to sell and/or purchase homes, vacation property and land during what many to believe to be a difficult market and knowing it is in these times we have the most opportunities!
In her free time Cathy enjoys her dogs Rosie and Cutter, cooking, scrapbooking, reading and spending time with her wonderful partner and husband of 24 years. Cathy is also an Independent Dealer for Origami Owl Living Lockets and that is a new passion for her.
Call Cathy for a listing presentation or home showing at 706-851-6301 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org