We are thrilled to announce that Rainy Hake Austin, the esteemed President of The Agency, has been named Executive of the Year at the Los Angeles Business Journal’s Women’s Leadership & Symposium Awards 2023. This recognition is a testament to her remarkable leadership, inspiring vision and significant contributions to The Agency and the greater real estate industry.
The 2023 Women’s Leadership Awards is an annual event that shines a spotlight on exceptional women leaders who have made a significant impact in their respective fields. Rainy’s leadership has been instrumental in driving The Agency’s growth and success, and she continues to be a role model for aspiring leaders across industries.
“It’s an honor to be recognized next to the incredible women, visionaries and thought leaders on this year’s list,” said Rainy. “I am passionate about bringing new ideas to the ever-changing world of real estate and The Agency has been an energizing place to do that.”
Rainy’s outstanding achievements were celebrated at an exciting symposium and awards event on Wednesday, June 28 in Downtown Los Angeles. At the event, Rainy took the stage in a panel on the “Power of Connection: Expanding Your Workforce,” moderated by Michelle J. Gaskill-Hames of Kaiser Permanente. In addition to Rainy, panelists included Nicole Kilar, Director of Account Management, Boutique Recruiting; Regina Regazzi, Senior Advisor, Employer Relations – Office of the Dean, UCLA Anderson; and Vanessa Terzian, Partner, Lagerlof, LLP.