Century 21 Real Estate names new chief growth officer

Madison-based Century 21 Real Estate, franchisor of the Century 21 brand, announced Tuesday it has appointment Michael Miedler to chief growth officer.

Miedler will be responsible for capturing share in markets and helping the brand reach its goal to double transactions over the next five years. He will work in a variety of areas in the company, including franchise sales, recruiting, operations and marketing.

“Mike has done an amazing job growing this organization over the last few years. He has the experience, the industry knowledge and the respect of his peers and I have every confidence he is the relentless go-getter we need to lead this new chapter of unprecedented growth,” said Nick Bailey, CEO and president of Century 21 Real Estate. “From recruiting the best and brightest in the industry to increasing transactions year over year, the Century 21 brand is committed to becoming the most sought after brand in real estate and the first choice for consumers and industry professionals alike.”

Prior to Century 21, Miedler was at Realogy Holdings Corp. for 20 years, serving in a variety of roles. His most recently role at Century 21 was senior vice president.

“Taking on the position of chief growth officer couldn’t come at a better time as the senior leadership team led by Nick and Cara Whitley, our CMO, are making the bold moves necessary to lead the future acceleration of this iconic brand,” Miedler said. “I’m excited to take on this role, to give 121 percent and further solidify the Century 21 brand as a leader in the global real estate market.”