The answer is Ron Peltier.
The Real Estate Matters blog saw its highest number of readers in one week when this post was added. Ron Peltier, chairman and CEO of Home Services of America has an impressive network with his ties to Berkshire Hathaway, Gopher Hockey, Edina Realty and the University of St. Thomas.
Home Services of America is the parent company of Edina Realty. The 2011 Minnesota Real Estate Hall of Fame honored Emma Rovick, founder of Edina Realty, as one of the inductees.