Homely.com.au names Ben Williams as Head of Investor Relations
Homely, the largest industry-backed portal in Australia, announces the appointment of real estate industry professional Ben Williams to the newly created Head of Investor Relations role.
Having recently announced 58% annualised revenue growth in its full year results for FY22, Homely now boasts over 650 strategic partners who share in the company’s vision to provide genuine competition to the Australian portal landscape.
Harnessing its rapid growth, Homely has appointed its first Head of Investor Relations, welcoming industry professional Ben Williams to the role effective immediately. Ben will work with Co-CEO and Co-Founder Jason Spencer on maintaining and strengthening relationships with the group’s strategic partners while setting up the business for its next growth phase.
“Having spent his entire career focused on the intersection of property and market dynamics, Ben brings a wealth of real estate and financial experience to this role,” said Jason Spencer. “This new leadership role demonstrates the breadth of talent we have within Team Homely and reflects our growth trajectory. I’m looking forward to being able to work even more closely with our valued partners and supporters of Homely with Ben.”
Prior to joining Homely, Ben was Co-Founder and Director of My Rental, a technology based property management company which he has recently exited. Before setting up his own business, Ben spent more than 7 years in the real estate industry working at Hockingstuart and Marshall White.
“Having been in the property industry for my entire working career I am very excited about joining a company that will undoubtedly leave a mark on the Australian business landscape,” Ben said “I look forward to working with Jason, Adam and the leadership team to deliver Homely’s exciting vision to the market.”
Homely.com.au is the online real estate search portal redefining the way Australians find new homes. Combining real estate listings with unique local content, Homely empowers consumers to make better informed decisions when buying, renting or selling. Founded in 2014 by brothers Jason and Adam Spencer in Melbourne, Homely has grown into a large team of passionate people across the country. Agents can also leave suburb reviews that appear on their listings, growing their own brand to help win more listings. Boasting millions of eyeballs to the site each month, and growing, Homely provides a beautiful browsing experience, ensuring the site is focused on listings and enquiries. As the largest industry-backed portal in Australia, Homely delivers the cost-effective advertising alternative the real estate industry needs. The Homely app is available for download on the App Store and Google Play. Learn more about Homely here.