Vivianne formed VS Miami Properties Group in 2015 to specialize in identifying
and presenting emerging opportunity in high-growth commercial and luxury
residential property in Miami. Following an alliance with Joseph Hawlik in 2016,
the partnership has taken advantage of their respective networks to assemble a
team of well-connected domestic and international professionals and
consultants to identify investment opportunities and match them up with
developers and investors globally.
The team has forged a collaboration with one of the leading destination-based
entertainment companies in the world, providing consulting and business
development services for both national and international Wellness, Sports, and
Entertainment-themed projects. The team is currently involved with projects in
Italy, Colombia, Ukraine, Brazil, and South Florida.
Vivianne is very comfortable in the international setting and is cognizant of
Miami's advantageous role as a gateway for foreign investors into the USA.
Currently president-elect of the FIABCI-USA Miami Council, a world-wide real
estate business networking organization, Vivianne regularly features prominent
global FIABCI members in the FIABCI-Miami Gateway Speaker Series that she
launched in 2018. Under her leadership, the Miami Council became the leading
single recruiter of new members worldwide, with over one-third of all new USA
members joining through the Miami Council.
Vivianne is an active director on the FIABCI-USA Board of Directors, and also
serves as Co-Chair of the FIABCI-USA Membership Committee. She is also the
President of the FIABCI World Marketing & Networking Committee which makes
recommendations and advises the FIABCI World President and Board of
Directors concerning FIABCI global marketing strategy. Her successful
integration and understanding of the essential role of marketing, branding, and
social media in her global practice has provided a successful model for other
councils and plays a significant role in the formation of FIABCI global strategy.
A frequent traveler for business development, Vivianne has lived in Italy,
Switzerland, Germany, and Mexico, and has owned companies that conducted
business with several countries in Asia. Vivianne is fluent in English, Spanish,
Italian, German, and French, and is currently learning Portuguese. Her
international experience and leadership role in FIABCI have facilitated effective
relationships with global investors of real estate and business development.
Vivianne has made Coconut Grove her home in Miami for over twenty-four
years and has been actively involved in many community organizations over this
time, mostly having to do with promoting music and the arts, particularly to
children. She is a Director on the Chopin Foundation of the United States Board
of Directors and the Director of Rising Stars Miami, a non-profit community
outreach organization founded by her two children, Maximilian and Esmeralda.