CEO & Founder
Lifetime Entreprenuer and Real Estate Broker who is lucky to being working alongside my life long best friend and sister. Created this technology out of a love for social and professional networking. Big supporter of mindfulness in every day actions to make an impact in the world. Not afraid to create my own path in life and business. Natural leader and motivator. Been featured in the Houston Business Journal, California Association of Realtor Magazine, Real Estate Tech News, Inman News Local, Startup Alley Inman Real Estate Technology Conference. Education: University of Texas at Austin and South Texas College of Law Houston.
CFO & Founder
Entreprenuer at heart. Always investigating the answer which is not always obvious. Climbed the ranks in the corporate world to achieve success at a young age the old fashion way…..hard work, dedication and determination. Long time real estate agent with a passion for infusing technology in every day life. When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my English Mastiffs; love to cook for my husband and experiment with new flavors. Enjoy traveling and outdoor adventures -visited 7 countries and counting.
Rina attributes her success to three things, ONE – hard work and never settling for status quo, TWO – a balanced work and family life, and THREE – knowing that being of service to her clients gives her great satisfaction. Her motto: We are on this planet for a short period of time…….DO SOMETHING THAT MATTERS!!!!!!
In Rina’s 14 year real estate career she has worked with buyers, sellers and investors in helping them purchase and selling single family homes and multi- family investment properties.
Rina and her husband established a full service Property Management Company, ELDA Management Services, Inc. which provides property management and brokerage services to national and international absentee owners and investors. Her company manages over 400+ properties in the Houston and surrounding areas.
Rina’s dedication and hard work have earned her The Woman of The Year Award from the National Association of Professional Women for 2012 and 2014. She received her Master Certified Negotiations Expert designation in 2014 along with her Social Media Pro designation in real estate social media. Her property management company maintains an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau and has received the BBB Award of Excellence two years running for 2014 and 2015. As an active member of the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM), she serves as membership chair for the Houston chapter and serves on the political action committee for the organization nationally.
Rina graduated from UT Business School in Austin with a BBA in Marketing in 1994 and continued on to law school graduating from South Texas College of Law in 1998. After practicing corporate law and litigation for two years, Rina combined her business knowledge, passion for real estate, and legal experience to establish ELDA Management Co. She provides her clients turn key service and aims for the best customer experience in buying, selling, and management of real estate investments. Her dedication and persistence emanates from her grass roots work ethic.
Through her experiences in real estate and seeing the fast emergence of technology, Rina saw an opportunity and a need NOT being met……something unique that will contribute to shaping the future of the real estate customer experience. And so … 10 Minute Realty was born!!!
Edit Styve is the CEO of 10 Minute Realty, LLC. Edit’s work ethic and knowledge have been gained through sheer hard work and unswerving determination. Her previous experiences in business prepared her for her role today. She rose through the ranks from bartender to becoming the only female general manager overseeing approximately 300 employees for Dave and Busters, Inc., then, to owning her own businesses. At D&B, Edit became a key member of the Franchise Launch Team for locations throughout the United States during the company’s growth phase in the 1990s.
Subsequently, Edit bought, managed and sold three thriving New York Pizzeria franchises in Houston. She successfully launched the catering division of her restaurants becoming one of the top catering choices for large corporate events in Houston.
After selling her restaurants, transitioning to a new field with high potential was a natural for Edit. Being a self-starter, highly creative conceptualizer and a natural leader led her into Real Estate. Helping her clients buy and sell homes was just the beginning. Edit does not do “small”. Her highly aspiring and creative nature have led her to be a very successful Real Estate Agent and Business Owner. Clients love working with her because of her authenticity and honest way of doing business. Once in the Industry, Edit saw the many untapped opportunities. Enamored of technology, she knew there was a better way to generate leads while creating satisfied customers. She partnered with her sister Rina, a Real Estate Attorney and Broker and, 10MinRealty was born.
Edit’s core value and philosophy is to be of service. She demonstrates this at ever turn and in everything she does. Foremost in her mind is answering the question: Will this help people? How? Will it make complicated things easier? She is a true cheerleader of progress. Her greatest satisfaction is seeing the results of her hard work come to fruition all the while serving a greater purpose.
Director of Marketing
Jennifer Jennings has drive, passion and a creative mind, ideally suited for the field of Marketing. Her 35 year career in the restaurant industry including service with Wolfgang Puck, Dave and Busters, Chili’s, and most recently The Saxton Group, has helped her develop a set of skills and a love for serving others. She is successful at all she chooses to do.
Extremely passionate and goal oriented, Jennifer worked to build her team at The Saxton Group. She was promoted to General Manager in under a year. Through Jennifer’s passion she built a culture that not only came across as family to staff, managers and guest alike but also propelled her store to significantly increase in sale year over year, She took the store from negative sales to double digit success. The catering sales also doubled, then tripled year over year. These increases were accomplished by having a well developed strategic marketing plan along with diligent and determined execution.
Her true passion for serving others took shape during Jennifer’s employment at Chili’s. While working there, Jennifer had the opportunity to lead teams her teams to raise funds for the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. While in California she set up various stream if donations such as the band Korn and reached the top ranks for this fundraising effort. While in Texas with a local volunteer groups, Jennifer set up a Poker Run and carnival with live music and raised over $15,000.00 in one day for St. Jude’s.
Jennifer’s spirit of giving did not stop with St. Jude’s. She also raised money through Chili’s for a local school district. When she started the ‘Give Back Nights’ programs, Chili’s was working with only one school. Jennifer was able to build the number of schools and organizations to over 40 schools and organizations. During this 9 month period, Chili’s was able to donate back to the school district over $50,000.00.
Jennifer also worked with the local PTA as VicePresident of Fundraising. She planned, organized, set up, and ran a Fall Carnival raising $3000 to donate back to the school.
At Wolfgang Puck, Jennifer was Assistant General Manager over training for 100 staff working hand in hand with the General Manager.
Jennifer spent a little over 2 years with Dave and Busters. During her time there Jennifer fell in love with opening restaurants. There was just something special about hiring someone that knew nothing about your concept, teaching them everything you know, getting them to love the concept as much as you do and then watching them fly and succeed on their own. Jennifer opened 2 locations with Dave and Buster’s. She helped hire and oversaw the training of over 300 people on 12 different locations. To her credit, Jennifer helped open the busiest Dave and Buster’s to date, no small feat.
Jennifer graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelors of Science in Restaurant, Hotel, and Institutional Management. She was a member of Alpha Kappa Psi Professional business Fraternity. She is also a member of her 2 local Chambers of Commerce.
While General Manager her store received:
Best of the Best Deli of 2015
Business of the Month March 2015
Ranked #1 in October 2014 In the Saxton Group Ranked #2 in
Feburary 2015 In the Saxton Group Partner in Education for the Northwest ISD
Jennifer is a loving wife and mother of 2. Her work ethic carries into her family life and off time. She believes in putting all of herself in anything she does from doing Karate to running 5k’s with her kids.