Chris is the founder and owner of Demakis Family Real Estate. He started the brokerage in June of 2018 and within a year’s time has built DFRE in to one of the leading real estate brokerage brands along Massachusetts’ South Coast. As President of the agency, in addition to working as a Realtor helping clients sell and buy property, Chris is responsible for growth strategies, operations, and marketing leadership. With a lengthy sales and marketing background, Chris brings a fresh perspective to helping clients position and optimize the value of their real estate. Chris is also the founder and owner of the Town Wharf General Store in Mattapoisett.
Prior to founding DFRE, for 23-years Chris served on the leadership team of one of Boston’s largest independent marketing and branding agencies, Partners & Simons, with a focus on the healthcare and financial services sectors. Partners & Simons was purchased by Baird Capital in 2012. Today the organization, with 350+ employees, is known as the Merge Network.
Chris grew up in Mattapoisett, attended Tabor Academy and is a graduate of Babson College. A former board member of the Buzzards Bay Coalition, Chris also serves on the board of the Mattapoisett Historical Society and Carriage House Museum.
Along with his husband Vince, and their two dogs Max and Abu, Chris and family live above the general store overlooking Mattapoisett’s beautiful harbor. When not helping folks with their real estate needs, you can usually find Chris at the counter of the Town Wharf General Store.