Ivan Chorney grew up on the shoreline in Connecticut and also lived in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and California, before settling in Miami Beach 11 years ago. Ivan grew up on the campuses of schools for troubled adolescents, where his father was the executive director. He currently sits on the board of advisers for The Grove School in Madison, CT. He has a background in wellness services and the entertainment industry, where he acted in close to 50 TV commercials and has been seen in hundreds of print advertisements. van has been fortunate to develop and maintain relationships with people from all around the world. Feeling a natural pull towards business, he delved into real estate 10 years ago, becoming licensed, buying his own investment property and subsequently realizing he had a real fascination with the artistic elements of architecture and landscape design. After six short months in the industry, Ivan was recruited to help sell a luxury development in South Beach, Miami. Ivan quickly developed into a star sales agent in his first pre-construction project, forming strategic partnerships with companies like Marquis Jets, Extreme Car Share and Ultimate Escapes. This propelled him along a fast trajectory to being a leading sales director in new construction projects like Terra Beachside Villas, Ios on the Bay, The 1800 Club and Artecity. Following a two-month business trip to Cape Town, South Africa, Ivan returned to Miami Beach and joined ONE Sotheby's International Realty in 2013, joining sales teams for Kai Bay Harbor and The W South Beach. He has also forged a multi-million-dollar producing general real estate business specializing in pre-construction and luxury condominiums & homes. van is an Associate Broker, Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), and holds a Green (GREEN) Designation from the National Association of Realtors. He is also a member of the esteemed Master Broker's Forum. n his free time you can find Ivan taking fast-paced interval classes at Barry's Bootcamp, participating in yoga, CrossFit and many other athletic endeavors. Growing up, his family had second homes in Fire Island, NY and St. John, USVI, so Ivan is a natural lover of the ocean and frequently goes on boating, fishing and spearfishing trips with his clients and friends. Ivan is also proud to be a volunteer for Big Brothers Big Sisters, Hands on Miami and beach cleanups.