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Dustin Beckwith - Broker/Owner

Dustin is a Hayward native having been born and raised in the community. After graduating from Hayward High School, Dustin attended the University of Wisconsin-Stout and Chippewa Valley Technical College. Since learning how to log roll at age seven, Dustin has been involved in lumberjack events. He has spent the last 12 years traveling around the country performing and competing in professional lumberjack events and has won three championships in speed climbing competitions.

Dustin and his wife, Salle, live in Hayward and both enjoy the benefits of the north woods such as fishing, hunting and mountain biking. They have two children, Brode and Alivia.

Dustin’s knowledge of the Hayward area and relationships with local business people will provide all the experience you’re looking for when buying or selling a property.

Contact Dustin Beckwith at Century 21 Woods to Water Realty, or stop in our offices on Hwy 77 just 2 blocks east of Hwy 63 anytime.

Office: (800) 879-3100
Fax: (715) 634-7035

Broker/Owner Dustin Beckwith
Joe Farone - Broker/Realtor

Joe has been a Sales Associate with Century 21 Woods to Water Realty since 1999. Joe, his wife Irene, and their 2 Golden Retrievers moved to Hayward 8 years ago to be close to family and friends. Joe, who is an avid sportsman, has spent countless summers in the Hayward area. Joe's love of Hayward made moving here a dream come true.

Prior to the move to Hayward, Joe was a Construction Superintendent for 20 years and then an assistant to the mayor of a large metropolitan city east of Cleveland, Ohio. Joe's vast experience in construction, cost estimating, appraisal, management and administration is a real asset in providing services to both Buyers and Sellers of Real Estate through Century 21 Woods to Water Realty.

Joe received his "Real Estate Brokers" license, confirming his commitment to his profession and to the community by continuing his education and participating in many local organizations. Joe is the President of the Northland Area Builders Association for the year 2004, is on the Board of Directors for the State of Wisconsin Builders Association and is on the Board of Directors for the Hayward Sports Center. Joe is also a member of the Century 21 Multi-Million Dollar Club, and was named Sales Associate of the Year in recognition of his outstanding achievements as a Real Estate Professional in 2003.

If you are looking to buy or sell in the Hayward Lakes area it is important to have someone representing you who understand all aspects of the real estate transaction. Let Joe put his experience to work for YOU.

Office: (800) 879-3100
Fax: (715) 634-7035

Broker/Realtor Joe Farone
Jan Wilson - Sales Associate

Jan began her Real Estate career with Century 21 Woods to Water Realty in 2004. Jan has had a "lake home" on Lac Courte Oreilles for 18 years. After taking early retirement from Minnesota State Colleges and Universities as an educator and dean, she and her husband decided to move full-time to the Hayward Lakes area.

Her Real Estate experiences includes listing and selling residential, vacation home and commercial properties as well as vacant land. In 2006 she received the Century 21 Pacsetter Gold Award for outstanding Sales Achievement and Performance.

Jan is committed to providing you, buyer or seller, the highest level of professional service.

Office: (800) 879-3100
Fax: (715) 634-7035

Sales Associate Jan Wilson
Beth Meyer - Realtor

Beth and her husband relocated to Hayward in 2001 from Grantsburg, Wisconsin, where they raised their three children. The family frequently shares many fond memories of fun-filled vacations in the Hayward area. These memories sparked the desire to make their permanent move to Hayward once the children were grown.

Beth brings with her a long history of service-oriented experience. For more than 20 years she provided her laboratory and x-ray expertise to patients at various medical facilities in northwestern Wisconsin. Her strong passion for serving others will be a beneficial asset when establishing a working relationship with you.

Beth also expanded her background with a career in advertising sales and design. This experience will be a valuable component to providing real estate clients with the appropriate tools to market their properties.

Beth welcomes you to visit the Century 21 Woods to Water office where she will be happy to assist you in fulfilling YOUR Northwoods dreams...begin making your own memories here in the beautiful Hayward area!

Office: (800) 879-3100
Fax: (715) 634-7035

Realtor Beth Meyer
Jerry Smith - Broker Associate

Jerry has an extensive career background as a manager of commercial properties, including a shopping center, as well as over 25 years in retailing with JC Penney and managing a discount chain. Jerry’s real estate career has spanned 17 years, all of which was with one company. This varied and broad experience gives him the essential marketing and customer service skills, which assures clients of the best in real estate services whether selling a home or buying investment property.

Jerry is a lifetime Wisconsin resident, most of it right here in Western Wisconsin. He is a father of three children, two sons and a daughter, the grandfather of 12 AND has two great-grandchildren. One of Jerry’s sons is the owner of Russ Smith Construction, one of Hayward’s premiere builders. His hobbies and interests are hunting, fishing, pontooning with family and friends; snowmobiling, ATV riding and playing golf, when time permits.

Jerry’s affiliation with the Safari Club International – "First for Hunters", and the USSA (United Special Sportsman Alliance) are important to him. Jerry also takes a great deal of enjoyment sharing with his son, Russ, whose hobby is hunting and providing bear guide services in cooperation with USSA hunts for boys and girls who are ill or handicapped making their wish come true.

Office: (800) 879-3100
Fax: (715) 634-7035

Broker Associate Jerry Smith
Sam Werner - Realtor™ ABR, e-PRO

Sam has been a Wisconsin Licensed Realtor since 2005. Sam prides himself in being technically savvy in an ever changing and technology & internet driven real estate industry. He continues to gain knowledge that will better him as an agent and also his customers and clients. Sam has obtained the Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR) certification which gives him the knowledge and skills to effectively represent a buyer in a real estate transaction. He has also obtained the Internet Professional (e-PRO) certification which is specifically designed to make real estate professionals thrive in the competitive world of online real estate. Sam is up on all new forms of technology and communication such as: e-mail, text messages, cell phones, web sites, on-line tools & searches, and internet advertising; he incorporates these into his profession to better serve his customers and clients.

Sam graduated from the University of Wisconsin Stout with a Bachelor’s Degree in Technology Education. Sam and his wife Mara, who is a kindergarten teacher and daughter Addison are residents of Hayward. Sam enjoys working and playing in the north woods. Biking, hiking, skiing, snowshoeing, hunting and especially fishing are some of Sam’s interests. Having spent countless hours on area lakes, Sam has the knowledge that can benefit buyers when searching for the lake that will best fit them before deciding on the perfect lake property. Maybe he’ll even share a fishing hot spot!

Please visit Sam’s web site for additional information about Sam and the services that he provides. http://www.SamWerner.com

Office: (800) 879-3100
Fax: (715) 634-7035

Realtor? ABR, e-PRO Sam Werner
Jim Kerkow - Sales Associate

Jim is a Twin Cities native who has had cabins on Lost Land Lake and Spider Lake in the Hayward area since 1977. Smitten with cabin life in the Hayward lakes area since boyhood, he regularly takes advantage of all the area has to offer, including hiking, golf, fishing, biking, skiing and snowmobiling.

In 2000, after a 20 year career at American Express Corporation, Jim saw an opportunity to move to the Hayward area and help others pursue their dreams of having a cabin in the north woods of Wisconsin.

Jim is co-owner of two Hayward area successful businesses - a bed & breakfast/resort and a design studio. Through his work as an interior designer, he has become expert in all things "cabin" and is able to help his clients create the perfect north woods retreat.

Jim's professional experience with custom home design, architecture and project management, his partnerships with local craftsmen and his knowledge of the unique homes and lakes of this area make him an excellent partner to help you find and create your cottage, cabin or lodge.

Together with the outstanding team at Century 21 Woods to Water, Jim invites you to let us help you with all your northern Wisconsin real estate needs.

Office: (800) 879-3100
Fax: (715) 634-7035

Sales Associate Jim Kerkow
Jan LaBreche - Office Manager

Welcome to Century 21 Woods to Water Realty! As you come into our office the first person you meet is Jan. She was employed in the health care field for over fifteen years in Minnesota as an office supervisor and administrative assistant, so brings years of experience and organizational skill to the management of the Century 21 Woods To Water Realty business office.

She and her husband, Bill, relocated to the Hayward area from the Twin Cities five years ago. They enjoy their Spring Lake home and sharing with their children and grandchildren the fun, activities and beauty of the area.

If you are thinking of coming to the Hayward or Cable area as a vacation home owner or a future resident, stop in at Woods to Water and let us help you fulfill your dream - just like Jan & Bill.

Office: (800) 879-3100
Fax: (715) 634-7035

Office Manager Jan LaBreche


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