The International President's Premier designation is the highest honor a Coldwell Banker Sales Representative can receive," said Alex Perriello, former president and CEO of Coldwell Banker Real Estate Corporation. "Jack Kripl demonstrated superior sales performance and outstanding customer service. He is truly a credit to the Coldwell Banker worldwide network" Only 955 representatives around the globe earned this prestigious honor - placing them in the top 1% of Coldwell Banker Representatives world wide."
Prior to being a real estate professional, Jack had a spectacular career in the music business. He received both his Bachelor and Master degrees in Music from University of Michigan. For 10 years he was the saxophonist with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra which is one of many orchestras around the world that he perfomed as a classical saxophone soloist. He was the recipient of two successive Fulbright Scholarship to Paris for study with the father of classical saxophone, Marcel Mule and analysis with Nadia Boulanger while also a student at the Sorbonne, University of Paris. In 1971, he was the winner of the International Competition for Musical Performers - Geneva, Switzerland, which distinguished him as one of the world's foremost classical saxophonists. As a woodwind specialist playing the saxophones, flute, piccolo, and clarinets, he traveled the world for 12 years performing in all of the major concert halls as the principal woodwind player with the Philip Glass Ensemble. He concurrently was a founding member of the American Saxophone Quartet and teaching at the Manhattan School of Music and was successful as a contractor of musicians on Broadway, for Network TV, and film scores, performing and conducting in the competitive NYC music scene. As an entrepreneur, Jack owned THE PARADIGM Gourmet Natural Foods Restaurant with 36 employees which included a bakery, catering division and several fast food outlets located in the Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills area of Michigan. Jack first came to Bermuda in 1976 for a year, fell in love with Bermuda and returned permanently in 1991 as a faculty member at the Dunbarton School of Music now known as the Bermuda School of Music. He has enjoyed 18 years as a top selling agent with Coldwelll Banker Bermuda Realty. He lives happily with his Bermudian wife, Adriana. His stepson's Kevin (Amanda) Whitecross with their 2.5 yr old Gemma and Steven (Rachael) Whitecross with their 3 year old Keira add a lot of joy to his and Adriana's lives.. He enjoys boating, golf, reading, music, travel, collecting, and discussing real estate.
Jack Kripl - CIPS (Certified International Property Specialist) has earned membership in the Coldwell Banker's International "President's Premier club. Jack was recognized for this achievement at the company's International Business Conference held in San Diego, CA.
“Jack Kripl was an outstanding representative. My husband and myself recently moved into beautiful bermuda and it has been nothing but one pleasant surprise after another. I can highly recommend Mr. Kripl and his team at Coldwell Banker Bermuda.”
- Stacy Allen
“Selling our second home with Jack was just as painless as the first time! There is no better realtor in Bermuda.”