A firm specializing in luxury real estate in the Wilmington area announced Thursday the addition of a CEO.
Daniel Malechuk takes the helm of Landmark Sotheby’s International Realty, a company founded by broker Nick Phillips.
“Landmark Sotheby’s has experienced strong growth in recent years and has reached an inflection point. We are delighted to have a leader of the caliber of Daniel Malechuk join our team. His business acumen and exceptional track record of building businesses, increasing market share, building teams and focusing on high-end service will be a perfect fit for Landmark Sotheby’s culture,” Phillips said. in a press release.
Malechuk is a seasoned global senior executive and has spent the past 20 years managing and growing several of the world’s largest companies, including ALDI and Shamrock Foods, the statement said.
Most recently, Malechuk was CEO of Kalera, where he led the vertical farming business “from its start-up roots to an international enterprise by building the management team, bringing the company into the international media spotlight, attracting blue-chip clients, raising several hundred million dollars, completing an IPO and executing major domestic and international M&A transactions,” the statement said.
Malechuk has received numerous awards and accolades, including his induction into the Bishop McGuinness High School Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame in 2016, named Produce Business 40 Under 40 winner in 2020, CEO of the Year Award 2020 – CEO Monthly Magazine, Executive Hero of the Year – Bronze winner of the CEO World Awards in 2020, Produce Person of the Year from Artemis in 2021 and first winner of the Power Players award from Orlando Business Journal in 2021, the statement said.
A native of North Carolina, Malechuk is a real estate broker and agent and holds a degree in business management from NC State University, where he was a Park Scholar. He earned an Executive MBA from the University of Arizona.
“Landmark Sotheby’s is uniquely positioned to continue its strong growth in serving the luxury real estate market on the Carolina coast. I am thrilled to join this team and look forward to working with this group of highly experienced and proven leaders in the brokerage industry as we continue to unlock and harness the power of the Sotheby’s brand,” Malechuk said in the communicated. “Landmark’s commitment to premium service, use of innovative marketing tools and unparalleled attention to detail has resulted in the highest average selling price in the markets we serve. I look forward to continuing to grow our market share, adding new brokers to the team and bringing the Landmark Sotheby’s advantage to more clients.