Film Festival honors Tim Wood

Big Bear Lake, CA, May 29, 2013 – The Big Bear Lake International Film Festival is pleased to announce that Tim Wood will accept the 2013 Community Appreciation Award at this year’s festival, set for September 20 – 22. Tim’s long history with Big Bear began nearly 40 years ago, when he left his job as a journeyman printer at the Long Beach Press Telegram and moved his family to the mountains. In 1976, he started in a new career at Spencer Real Estate. About 10 years later, he joined Mountain Gallery Realtors, and around 1985, he bought what was by then Coldwell Banker Mountain Gallery Realtors. In the late nineties, his son Tyler joined the group, and three years ago, the company changed its name to Coldwell Banker Tim Wood Group. The high performance of TWG has allowed Tim to give back to his community in many ways. With his growing expertise and success being recognized nationally, he was hired to coach some of the top real estate agents in the country – donating his fees to various Big Bear programs. With a love of the outdoors to match his strong work ethic, he has also volunteered in the kayaking and snowshoeing programs at the internationally acclaimed United States Adaptive Recreation Center, which established the first full-time on-site adaptive ski school in Southern California at Bear Mountain. Other important contributions includes...

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