Gary Lee Whorton
With over twenty years of experience in marketing, real estate, remodel and design, Gary's savvy business acumen and experience is a force in the Northern Arizona/Sedona real estate market.
Specializing in luxury properties, Whorton has marketed and sold homes and land in communities that range from Sedona's Soldiers Pass, the highest concentration of multi-million dollar properties in northern Arizona, to Back o' Beyond, Mystic Hills, Thunder Mountain Ranch, The Aerie, and the Western Hills.
His optimistic and intuitive personality allows him to easily navigate communications and negotiations, delivering his clients confidence that compels them to refer future clients out of a conviction of previous experiences.
With extensive studies in his personal development and interests, Gary loves the Sedona lifestyle and lives it to the fullest. A lifelong wellness student who's committed to his daily meditation practice, Gary attributes his success to his work-life balance and emphasis on quality over quantity, always...
Gary is a certified educator with the Chopra Center. From fine dining to street food-cuisine and pastry are passions, earning a Grand Diplome' from Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, France, where he completed his formal culinary education ranking 3rd in his class (Cuisine.)
With international contacts that span the globe, Gary has traveled a long journey that began with humble and challenging beginnings; at one point living in a tent as a child on the side of a river with his younger brother and mother.
Hardworking, persistent, self-reliant and driven are just a few adjectives that describe his character and the road that still awaits...
A Certified SERHANT Pro Member (Bravo's Million Dollar Listing New York - Ryan Serhant), a Certified Luxury Agent with Flaggship (Bravo's Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles - Josh Flagg), a Certified GUILD Member with the prestigious Institute for Luxury Home Marketing and the former President of the Sedona Luxury Real Estate Professionals (SLREP).
Married to Dale P. Curtis, M.D., Senior Medical Director of implementation in U.S. emerging markets for Landmark Healthcare and the former Medical Director and Chairman of the Emergency Departments in Cottonwood and Sedona. Dale is also a licensed realtor and handles the team finance sector of GaryWhorton.Com
Together they reside in a classic Sedona home designed by architect Doug Peterson with their two Chinese Shar- Pei's, BINSR and Momo, their three cats Tuna, Mims, and the newest rescue Voodoo their one-eyed wonder who loves to come alive in the MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT.