Yardi President Anant Yardi and Senior Vice President Saul Klein Named to Inman News’ Top 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders List for 2010


Santa Barbara, CALIF., and Vancouver, BC – Dec. 20, 2010 – Yardi Systems today announced that Company President Anant Yardi and Senior Vice President of Point2 Saul Klein have been named to the prestigious Inman News Top 100 Most Influential Leaders in Real Estate List for 2010 in the Technology category.

The Inman Top 100 is an annual list that recognizes power brokers, thought leaders, experts and visionaries who influence the real estate industry with words, actions, insight and innovations. Inman also took the finalists’ impact on the industry during the current period of economic uncertainty under consideration.

Individuals on this year’s list were selected after a nomination process and an Inman News editorial review. Finalists were chosen in several categories including Brokerage, Government, Media, Mortgage and Ancillary Services, and Online — Blogging, Social Media.
“We are honored to be in the company of such great visionaries and trailblazers. We have our staff and clients to thank for Yardi’s success, and we thank Inman News for their recognition of our efforts,” said Yardi.

“2010 was a year we can remember for many great challenges. The year has also seen remarkable initiatives, technological advances, creativity and perseverance of many great industry leaders,” said Klein, who has been named to the Inman Top 100 List for the past six years.

Other Inman Top 100 finalists include Alex Perriello, president and CEO of Realogy Franchise Group; Dave Liniger, co-founder and chairman of the board of RE/MAX LLC; Mark Lesswing, chief technology officer for the National Association of Realtors; Melanie Aitken, commissioner of competition for Canada’s Competition Bureau; David Stevens, commissioner of the U.S. Federal Housing Administration; and U.S. Sen. Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.).

For more information about the Inman 100 list, visit http://www.inman.com/inman100.

About Yardi

Yardi Systems has been committed to the design, development and support of real estate investment management and property management software for nearly 30 years. With its Yardi Multifamily Suite™, Yardi Commercial Suite™ and Yardi Investment Suite™, the Yardi Voyager™ system is the most comprehensive single real estate management platform on the market today. Yardi serves clients around the world from offices in Asia, Australia, Europe and North America. More information about Yardi products and services is available at www.yardi.com.

About Point2

Point2 (www.Point2.com), a Yardi Systems Inc. brand, provides inventory management and online marketing software solutions to the real estate and heavy equipment industries across 120 countries. More information about Point2 can be found at www.Point2.com. For ongoing news about Point2, please visit www.point2.com/news.asp.

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