Bennett Bramson, MPA, is an EcoBroker®, Past President of the Aspen Board of Realtors®, and a past State Director of the Colorado Association of Realtors®. In addition to his distinguished career in nonprofit administration, consulting, and education, he has become a nationally recognized motivational speaker, business consultant, and guest services trainer.
He was honored by the Aspen Board of Realtors as its 2012 "Realtor of the Year." His extensive professional experience includes formerly leading nonprofit organizations in Miami, New Orleans, and Aspen, and teaching at five colleges/universities, including Colorado Mountain College Aspen, Basalt and Carbondale. In 2013, he was honored as the Town of Basalt's first ever "Citizen of the Year."
He has been honored by three schools for his teaching excellence, including being named Johnson & Wales University's Faculty Member of the Year in 1997 - 1998, a Master Teacher at Miami-Dade College, and Teacher of the Year at Lehrman Day School, a private school in Miami Beach. Bennett holds a Master of Public Administration Degree and Bachelor's Degree in Parks and Recreation Administration, both from Florida International University, and an Associate-in-Arts in Communications degree from Miami-Dade College.
He is a performing professional Magician and a Wizard Society Award member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians for more than two decades. In 2002, he was honored by Hands-On Miami of United Way of Miami-Dade County as "Volunteer of the Year." In 2006, he was the recipient of the Aspen Rotary Club's prestigious "Tom Sardy Award" for distinguished community service, in 2011 he received an Honorary Paul Harris Fellow award, and in 2014 was named an Honorary Lifetime Member of the Aspen Rotary for his exceptional service; In 2007, he was honored by the Florida International University Alumni Association with the prestigious "Torch Award for Community Leadership." He is actively involved in the community and has volunteered with numerous organizations and programs.
He is a Past President of the Basalt Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and his other philanthropic service includes extensive involvement with numerous community organizations and nonprofits.
He lives in Basalt, Colorado and looks forward to providing his personalized professional real estate services to Buyers and Sellers in residential and commercial sales and leasing. He is pleased to be a member of the Aspen Snowmass Sotheby's International Realty family.