Jena Radnay graduated from Georgetown University in 1997. After Georgetown, Jena dove into the world of advertising at one of the best advertising agencies, DDB Chicago. Throughout her eight years in this industry, she serviced the most demanding clients including Anhauser Busch and McDonald's. Bringing her multifaceted experiences with her, Jena took a risk and decided that she wanted to pursue her real passion....real estate. For the last five years Jena has become a leader in the Chicago real estate industry as she took the skills from her advertising experience with marketing being her best asset and applied them to real estate. Now she has a $15 million dollar book of business with 2009 being a hallmark high of $19 million dollars of closed sales. 2009 was known as one of the worst years ever in Chicago real estate history.
A native of the Chicago area- Jena was born and raised in the Chicago suburb of Hinsdale and has spent the last 13 years living in the city A true go-getter with an enthusiasm for her clients, Jena has a keen eye for detail, a drive for excellence, and a passion for the real estate business. With a magnetic personality, the ability to think outside of the box and deliver what her clients want, it's not a surprise that Jena was named the hardest working agent at @ Properties in 2009 and in 2010 the best @ agent to work with. She has been featured in Chicago Social Magazine, contributed to The Chicago Tribune, and is known as an expert in her field; whether representing a buyer or seller Jena Radnay is a client's dream agent. Jena Radnay is not only a realtor, but a stylist of houses and clients alike. No two clients are the same and Jena tailors her work to each client.
"This is my passion, I'm doing what I love and when you do what you love, it doesn't feel like work" as she always says when you meet her. Her business is primarily only referrals as she believes reputation is everything in this industry and her references are top notch.
In 2010, Jena closed over 18 million dollars in closed sales making her one of the top agents at @ properties in one of the hardest years of the market. Currently in 2011, she is already ranked in the top 2% of her company ( over 1100 agents) with closed sales of 17 million dollars. Jena is all about personalization and knows the importance of making sure the "personal" connection is happening in the world of technology. One client quoted her best "If Jena is on your side... she will go above and beyond what any other agent will do. I trust her more than I trust my lawyer sometimes... and that says everything in this crazy real estate marketplace".