Elsa Kauffman was born and raised in Hanover, PA and is the youngest of five children. She obtained her AA in Graphic Design at Bradley Academy for the Visual Arts (now Antonelli Institute) in York, PA in 1994. In 1999, Elsa journeyed to Sarasota, FL. She was employed by Coastal Printing, Inc. until 2007 when she made the decision to focus on her design skills and building her freelance client base. In the interim, she ventured into the world of Real Estate. Joining a family-owned, independent real estate company as their Relocation Coordinator and developing a referral program for inactive agents in Florida, Elsa was introduced to yet another life passion. In 2009, she was introduced to Mark Bruce and Tony Panico, owners of Play Golf Sarasota, a media group based in Bradenton, FL. Together, they have published eight seasons of their golf publication which features the areas finest Private Clubs and Area Courses. She works beside Mark and Tony to bring their thoughts into reality and their vision to life… to give every resident, visitor and future golfer visually appealing resources for their perfect club life experience. In June of 2014, Elsa Kauffman received her real estate license and is excited about the bright possibilities that lie ahead. Elsa is driven, detail oriented, loyal and creative; balanced with caring and nurturing tendencies … she has what it takes to market your property and negotiate the deal.
“Just like design, real estate is a creative process and I love working with others to see their vision and reach their dreams. I listen to every individual goal, think outside the box and put an original twist on every marketing strategy”.Elsa loves spending time with friends, family and her two fur babies, Sebastian and Moses. In addition, she enjoys working out and focuses on health & fitness during her down time and likes experimenting with raw, vegan and organic foods. Whether she’s at the beach, in the kitchen or enjoying a local reggae band, she simply loves living in paradise! If you’re looking for local knowledge and a true professional, Elsa would welcome the opportunity to connect and learn how she can help you with your marketing and real estate needs.