State Representative Dane Eagle Endorses Republican Richard DeNapoli


August 28, 2013 




Fellow Realtor Cites DeNapoli’s Deep Financial Experience and Knowledge of Serious Issues Facing Florida

Nokomis, FL – Today, businessman and Republican Party stalwart, Richard DeNapoli, earned the primary endorsements of State Representative Dane Eagle.  In endorsing DeNapoli, Representative Eagle said,

“Richard DeNapoli is the kind of energetic, idea-driven, problem-solving leader we need in the Florida Legislature. Richard’s experience is as deep as it is broad. As a prosecutor, Richard helped protect our kids and seniors. As a small business owner, Richard understands the struggles Florida families face in tough economic times. And, as a financial planner, Richard helps seniors secure their retirement. I look forward to serving with Richard and working together to secure a better future for Florida families.”

Richard DeNapoli and Family - Dane Eagle

Richard L. DeNapoli and Family

Upon receiving the endorsement, Richard DeNapli said, “I am very excited to be endorsed by Representative Eagle.  As a fellow Realtor, Dane and I see, every day, the impact a sluggish economy and difficult financial decisions has on Florida families.   We also understand that, as with buying a home, State government must begin to plan long term, not just for the next election.  I look forward to serving with Representative Eagle and together tackling Florida’s financial future to ensure families sleep better at night in a growing economy.”

A native of Florida, Richard DeNapoli is a Licensed Attorney, Realtor, Mortgage Broker and Notary, Richard has also been successful in obtaining his CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® certification. He worked as a Trust and Investment Officer for five years at Northern Trust on a team with $1.8 Billion assets under management providing services to high net worth individuals.

Richard DeNapoli is a graduate of the University of Miami School of Law, Fordham Law School, and New York University. He is licensed to practice law in Florida and in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. In 2007, Richard DeNapoli was appointed as a Commissioner to the Florida Real Estate Commission and subsequently reappointed when that term was up. Both of his appointments to the FREC were confirmed by the Florida Senate.

He was unanimously elected to serve as the Chairman of the Florida Real Estate Commission from 2010-2011, and he continues to serve on the Commission today. Richard also served as the Treasurer of the Broward Republican Party in 2010, and then as Chairman of the Broward County Republican Party through December of 2012.  Recently, Richard has been focusing on his professional career and on his family. Richard is married to Brigita, and they welcomed a new addition to their family, Victor DeNapoli, who was born in August 2012.


Read more about Richard DeNapoli at www.richardforflorida.com.