Laura L. Rittenberg was appointed president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Long Island in 2013. As president, Rittenberg oversees the daily operations of the company's 14 real estate offices and more than 700 sales associates.Prior to her role as president, Rittenberg served as the regional vice president for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Connecticut and Westchester County, N.Y. responsible for the oversight and productivity of the company's 15 sales offices in Fairfield and Litchfield counties in Connecticut. With more than 30 years of experience in residential real estate, Rittenberg is a seasoned real estate professional who has a proven track record for building and running strong and successful real estate offices. Over the course of her career, Rittenberg has worked as a sales associate, sales manager, franchise owner and corporate executive. She has owned and operated two independent real estate companies, a mortgage company and a real estate licensing school and managed sales offices for two national franchises. In 2000, Rittenberg sold her Denver-based company to Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Colorado and joined the company's executive team. Prior to joining Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Connecticut and Westchester County, N.Y., Rittenberg served as regional vice president and general sales manager for Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage's operations in Long Island and Queens from 2004 to 2008.