Michael DiPlacido of Keller Williams Realty in Philadelphia
Based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Michael DiPlacido applies his expertise in business and sales management to his leadership roles in two organizations. A former mortgage company executive, DiPlacido serves as chief executive officer and team leader with two branches of Keller Williams Realty. Responsible for all operations across both franchises, he handles recruiting, training, and budgeting. Additionally, Michael DiPlacido owns and operates Toppers Frozen Yogurt (ToppersFrozen.com), a self-service frozen yogurt store with numerous flavors that regularly change as well as more than 50 toppings.
Michael DiPlacido began his career in the telecommunications industry. After spending a decade in sales with Sprint, he became senior regional sales director with WorldCom and oversaw 10 branches across three states. He subsequently entered the mortgage industry as a senior loan officer with National Future Mortgage. Following a year with that firm, he became president and owner of Best Interest Rate Mortgage Co., which he led for seven years. He went on to own and operate of a branch of the casual healthy eating franchise Muscle Maker Grill prior to starting Toppers Frozen Yogurt.