Les first got into the real estate business in 1999 when he joined ERA Webb Associates and became an owner in 2004. In 2014 the company merged with Better Homes and Gardens/The Masiello Group. While at ERA Webb, Les was consistently one of the Top Producers of ERA Maine totaling more than 50 million in sales and was involved in more than 400 real estate transactions during that time. Prior to his real estate career, Les co-owned and managed a sporting goods business and developed and headed a sport travel company sending anglers, hunters, and outdoor sports enthusiasts to Alaska, Labrador, Newfoundland and beyond. Les attributes his strong customer skills and commitment to service to the 20 years he was at Hannaford Bros., the supermarket chain on the eastern seaboard, where he held several management positions. As a Maine native and former Master Maine Guide he has an in depth knowledge of area lakes and ponds, their water qualities as well as fishing and recreational opportunities.
His 1st year in the business he was selected for the State of Maine ERA Rookie of the Year and has been recognized nationally each year since. Before the merge he was awarded The President’s Award, as one of the Top 20 Selling ERA Brokers in the country. More recently with Better Homes and Gardens / The Masiello Group Les has been in the top 25 Producers of the 33 offices and 850 agents in the company. Les is a member of the Mason’s at the Lafayette Lodge in Readfield, active in his church and former Boy Scout Master Troop #650.
He resides in Readfield / Kents Hill with his wife Betsy and is the proud father of two Eagle Scout sons and has a five year old grandson