Denise Kinney, the new president of Wilmington-based residential real estate firm Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage, answered some questions recently about her life, her career and the real estate market.
An agent for 20 years, Kinney served as broker in charge for two other companies before joining Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage in 2008. Kinney’s journey through the ranks began with serving in several management positions, rising to senior vice president and general manager before her promotion to president.
GWBJ: Where did you grow up?
Kinney: “I was born and raised right here in Wilmington, North Carolina. I moved away for a little while down in the Brunswick County area but then came back.”
GWBJ: What did your parents do for a living?
Kinney: “My dad was in the National Guard Armory and then he worked at UNCW in the motor pool section where they did all the…