Born in Germany to Italian parents, Maria Tartaglia moved to Miami Beach when she was 5 years old. As a native Floridian whose family was entrenched in real estate, it was only natural for Maria to join ONE Sotheby's as Sales Associate. Influenced by her family's ethics and professionalism, Maria models her client relationships and real estate transactions after the best in the business.Prior to joining ONE Sotheby's, Maria worked in the Marketing and Public Relations industry, and most recently designed, manufactured her own patented folding shoe, which sold on QVC (the shopping channel) for the past two years. The combination of her business savvy, her family's support, her passion for Miami and her flair for design make her an excellent sales agent.Maria graduated from University of Miami with a Masters in Business Administration where she concentrated in International Business and bachelors in Political Science. Maria speaks English, Italian and Spanish.