Last updated: August 1, 2015

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Company Name

Year
Founded

Revenue

Fulltime
Employees

Active
Clients

Client
Retention
Rate

Pricing

Major Clients

Other Core
Services

Needs Analysis

Creativity

Implementation

Reporting

Overall Performance

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Change in Rank

Leaders

1

Peak Communicators, Ltd. Vancouver, Canada

Jeff Domansky
604-689-5559
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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

30

50+

94%

M

7-Eleven Canada, New Gold Inc., NEXT Marketing Inc., Novo Textiles, Avigilon

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

 

100

100%
Increased +55

+55

 

2

SSPR Northfield, Illinois

Steve Simon
800-287-2279
More info

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1978

$3 million - $5 million

50

500+

92

M

Accellion, Inc., Harmon.ie, identified, Web2Carz, DotLoop, 8X8

 

100

 

99

 

100

 

100

 

99

99.6%

NC

 

3

Paul Werth Associates, Inc. Chicago, Illinois

Maria Gomez
614.224.8114
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1997

$250,000 - $1 million

70

100+

92

L

Insuring Ohio Futures, The President Club, Cefaclor, Castle Shares

 

100

 

99

 

100

 

99

 

98

99.2%
Increased +76

+76

 
Strong Performers

4

Konnect Public Relations Los Angeles, California

Sabina Gault
213-988-8344
More info

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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

32

50+

91

L

Dave and Busters, Fatburger, Munchkin, Nestle Waters, Nautica

 

99

 

100

 

98

 

100

 

98

99%

NC

 

5

Crenshaw Communications New York, New York

Dorothy Crenshaw
212-367-9700
More info

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2009

$3 million - $5 million

18

100+

97

H

Exponential Interactive, Verizon, Silverpop, Magzter, Edible Arrangements

 

99

 

100

 

99

 

98

 

97

98.6%

NC

 

6

Ink Link Marketing Pembroke Pines, Florida

Kimberly T. Miller
305-333-2809
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2012

$1 million - $3 million

20

65

98%

M

The Krystal Company, Tahoe Joe's, Ovation Brands, MIC Food, Primecard

 

96

 

98

 

99

 

98

 

100

98.2%

NC

 
Contenders

7

AMDG Public Affairs Buffalo, New York

Marissa A. Wilson
716-523-6817
More info

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2011

$250,000 - $1 million

10

15+

91

H

Confidential

 

96

 

99

 

97

 

100

 

97

97.8%
Decreased -6

-6

 

8

Patriot Strategies Washington , District of Columbia

George Seymore
202-559-9048
More info

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2008

$250,000 - $1 million

10

42

95

H

JPMorgan Chase, MetLife, Aetna, P&G, American Diabetes Association, comcast

 

96

 

98

 

96

 

100

 

98

97.6%
Increased +38

+38

 

9

Public Communications Inc. Chicago, Illinois

Dorothy Oliver Pirovano
312-558-1770
More info

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1962

$250,000 - $1 million

51

200+

97%

M

Accreditation Assn. for Ambulatory Health Care, AIDS Foundation of Chicago, Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums, American Academy of Dermatology, American Assn. of Physicists in Medicine, American Board of Medical Specialties

 

97

 

98

 

97

 

98

 

96

97.2%
Increased +14

+14

 

10

iprex New York, NY

Bobbie Goodwin
414-755-2170
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1983

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

90%

M

Confidential

 

95

 

99

 

97

 

98

 

96

97%
Increased +70

+70

 

11

Anderson Group Public Relations Los Angeles, California

Liza Anderson
323-655-1008
More info

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2008

$1 million - $3 million

25

37+

96

H

Confidential

 

96

 

98

 

97

 

96

 

97

96.8%
Increased +24

+24

 

12

Barbara Peck Public Relations Tucson , Arizona

Barbara J. Peck
520-360-5120
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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

20

12+

90

H

ANS Distributing, blue+white BMW specialists, Blue Energy Solutions, Miraval

 

99

 

96

 

95

 

96

 

97

96.6%
Increased +19

+19

 

13

Hoffman Agency, The San Jose, California

Lou Hoffman
408-286-2611
More info

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1994

$1 million - $3 million

10

15+

86

L

Axis Communications, ARM, AppNeta, Alcatel-Lucent, acer

 

95

 

98

 

96

 

97

 

96

96.4%
Increased +45

+45

 

14

GaileyMurray Communications Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

Thomas A. Gailey
484-368-3321
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2007

$250,000 - $1 million

45

45

95

L

American Revolution Center, Bank of America, Comcast, Drexel University, GeoInvesting

 

96

 

97

 

96

 

98

 

14

80.2%
Increased +23

+23

 

15

Mutual PR Bangalore, India

Mr. Priyadarshi Sharma
+91-8040728701
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1995

Under $250,000

60

32

93

H

Yahoo India, STMicroelectronics, NComputing, Synopsys, Telit Wireless

 

97

 

95

 

96

 

95

 

96

95.8%
Increased +27

+27

 

16

JMPR Public Relations, Inc. Woodland Hills, California

Joseph Molina
818-992-4353
More info

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1976

$250,000 - $1 million

12

300+

94

M

Infiniti, Bugatti, Coker Tire, Royal Purple, Pepboys

 

96

 

94

 

96

 

97

 

95

95.6%
Increased +55

+55

 

17

Maslowski & Associates Roseland, New Jersey

Irene Z. Maslowski
973-226-1494
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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

50

80+

91

H

Jaeger Lumber, Club Purchasing Service, Inc, Atlantic Region Energy Expo, Association Master Trust

 

94

 

96

 

94

 

97

 

95

95.2%
Increased +30

+30

 

18

Prosek Partners New York, New York

Jennifer Prosek
212-279-3115
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1991

$250,000 - $1 million

55

39+

96

L

Ally Bank, BNY Mellon, Braemar Energy Ventures, BTIG, Dow Jones, Edward Jones

 

96

 

96

 

94

 

95

 

94

95%
Increased +1

+1

 

19

Concept Communication Mumbai, India

Ashish Jalan
02240558801
More info

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2000

$1 million - $3 million

50

54

94

H

Confidential

 

94

 

94

 

95

 

94

 

96

94.6%
Increased +78

+78

 

20

Headwall Marketing Sacramento, California

Casey Hartwell
415-730-5073
More info

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2013

$1 million - $3 million

15

28+

93

H

Confidential

 

93

 

93

 

95

 

94

 

96

94.2%
Decreased -12

-12

 

21

Morningstar Communications Overland Park, Kansas

Eric M. Morgenstern
913-851-8700
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1997

$1 million - $3 million

15

20+

87

H

Karen Covington, Stinson Morrison Hecker

 

92

 

94

 

95

 

94

 

95

94%
Increased +15

+15

 

22

20K Group, LLC Houston, Texas

Deborah A. Fiorito
713-224-1877
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2003

$3 million - $5 million

40

70+

94

L

Preng & Associates, Prepared 4 Life, Rely Energy, Rice University, Rotorcraft Inc.

 

95

 

95

 

95

 

91

 

92

93.6%
Increased +16

+16

 

23

Hermanoff Public Relations Farmington Hills, Michigan

Sandy M. Hermanoff
248-851-3993
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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

75

125+

94

H

Detroit Housing Commission, YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit, CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions

 

95

 

95

 

91

 

92

 

94

93.4%
Increased +67

+67

 

24

Elasticity St. Louis, Missouri

Brian Cross
314-561-8253
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2010

Under $250,000

30

100+

92

H

Anheuser-Busch-Inbev, Capital One, Charter Communications, Dot Foods, Geostellar, Lanworth

 

93

 

91

 

94

 

93

 

94

93%
Increased +45

+45

 

25

On3PR Tallahassee, Florida

Christina Johnson
850-339-5773
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2008

Under $250,000

40

38+

94

M

Alzheimer, Uber Technologies, Jupiter Medical Center, Charter Schools USA, American Eldercare

 

91

 

94

 

94

 

93

 

92

92.8%
Increased +62

+62

 

26

Dasko Communications Group, Inc. Encinitas, California

Elyse Dasko
760-633-4811
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1990

$250,000 - $1 million

36

300+

94

M

Allergan Inc., Novalar Pharmaceutical, Biomatrica, Toronto Hydro green energy, Motorola, Rogers Cantel

 

94

 

94

 

92

 

92

 

91

92.6%
Increased +8

+8

 

27

Alpine PR Marietta, Georgia

Wendy Alpine
404-641-6170
More info

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2003

Under $250,000

10

32

92

H

Merial, UPS

 

93

 

92

 

93

 

93

 

91

92.4%
Increased +49

+49

 

28

Dukas Public Relations New York, New York

Richard Dukas
212-704-7385
More info

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2002

$250,000 - $1 million

17

300+

92

L

BlueMountain Capital, Conifer Group, Credit Union National Assn., EisnerAmper, Gamco Investors, Global X Management

 

92

 

92

 

92

 

91

 

93

92%
Increased +50

+50

 

29

Reilly Group Communications, Inc. Chicago, Illinois

Susan J. Reilly
773-348-3800
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1996

$250,000 - $1 million

20

35+

92

M

Joseph Abboud, Furla, Escada, Capelli, butter London

 

91

 

91

 

92

 

93

 

92

91.8%
Increased +43

+43

 

30

Pierce Mattie Communications New York, New York

Serge Gurin
212-243-1431
More info

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2001

Unknown

20

36+

94

H

Company Kids, Old Navy, JOICO, GUESS, Ethan Allen

 

93

 

92

 

92

 

91

 

90

91.6%
Decreased -6

-6

 

31

CapWest Strategies, LLC Houston, Texas

Hector Carre
713-426-4300
More info

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1996

Under $250,000

56

100+

91

M

ARAMARK, Community Education Partners, DCI Group, Icon Brands Company, K9's4Cops, Latino Business Roundtable

 

86

 

93

 

93

 

92

 

92

91.2%
Increased +60

+60

 

32

Redington, Inc. Westport, Connecticut

Thomas Redington
203-222-7399
More info

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1972

Under $250,000

45

35+

92

L

InspireMD, Crucell, Lpath, Dynavax, Medgenics

 

90

 

91

 

89

 

92

 

92

90.8%
Increased +29

+29

 

33

Frause Seattle, Washington

Bob Frause
206-352-6402
More info

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1999

$250,000 - $1 million

20

100+

92

L

3D Digital, Advanced Composite Systems, Annie Wright Schools, BlueVolt , Boys & Girls Clubs

 

91

 

91

 

89

 

90

 

91

90.4%
Increased +32

+32

 

34

Zeno Group New York, New York

Barby K. Siegel
212-299-8888
More info

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1998

$3 million - $5 million

100

50+

96

M

All State Foundation, Associated Builders & Contractors, AstraZeneca, Bacardi, Bausch & Lomb, Blistex, Inc.

 

90

 

92

 

90

 

90

 

89

90.2%
Increased +48

+48

 

35

Kaplow New York, New York

Liz Kaplow
212-221-1713
More info

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1991

$250,000 - $1 million

30

500+

94

L

Avon Foundation, Case-mate, Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW), CVS/Pharmacy, Demand Media (Livestrong.com and eHow.com), Enterproid

 

91

 

90

 

88

 

91

 

90

90%
Decreased -22

-22

 

36

Firefly Publicity Red Wing, Minnesota

Kim Emery
651-388-7896
More info

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2007

$250,000 - $1 million

27

54

93

L

Soc Clay, Fising Tackle Retailer, fishingclub.com, Red Wing Shoe Company

 

90

 

88

 

90

 

90

 

91

89.8%
Decreased -8

-8

 

37

Renata Parker PR LLC Greenville, South Carolina

Renata Parker
864-346-3303
More info

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2004

Under $250,000

25

45

95

H

cirquedusoleil.com

 

90

 

91

 

90

 

87

 

90

89.6%
Increased +25

+25

 

38

Global Communicators, LLC Washington, District of Columbia

James Harff
202-371-9600
More info

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1997

Under $250,000

47

100+

94

M

Copenhagen Consensus Center, Kohler Co., Montana State University Foundation, Plastics Engineering Co., Royal Thai Embassy Office of Commercial Affairs

 

88

 

88

 

89

 

90

 

91

89.2%
Decreased -12

-12

 

39

Blaze Santa Monica, California

Matt Kovacs
310-395-5050
More info

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1990

Under $250,000

10

100+

96

M

7-Eleven, AmaWaterways, BrunchButler, Claremont Hotel, Club & Spa, Dripp Coffee, Grill Concepts

 

89

 

89

 

88

 

90

 

89

89%
Increased +49

+49

 

40

AM:PM PR Portland, Oregon

Allison McCormick
503-232-1015
More info

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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

10

25

94

L

Soulcake, Apprise Health, CCK Resturants, oandc.com, citrusbyte.com

 

87

 

89

 

87

 

90

 

90

88.6%
Decreased -25

-25

 

41

Perry Communications Group Sacramento, California

Kassy Perry
916-658-0144
More info

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2001

Under $250,000

50

34+

92

H

Genentech, GlaxoSmithKline

 

88

 

88

 

87

 

88

 

90

88.2%
Increased +9

+9

 

42

Colangelo & Partners Public Relations New York, New York

Gino Colangelo
646-624-2885
More info

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2006

Under $250,000

12

100+

97

L

Arnaldo Caprai, Bio+Green Crystals, BOLD Organics, Ferrarelle, Frescobaldi, Kusmi

 

89

 

88

 

87

 

87

 

89

88%
Decreased -2

-2

 

43

JCPR Parsippany, New Jersey

Jennifer Connelly
973-850-7300
More info

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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

10

300+

96

M

Advisors Asset Management, Al Frank Asset Management, Altegris, American Beacon Advisors, Advisor Software, Aston Asset Management

 

89

 

85

 

88

 

87

 

89

87.6%
Increased +25

+25

 

44

CCgroup London, United Kingdom

Ian Mccann
+44-2075357203
More info

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1985

Unknown

33

34

92

H

Syniverse, AIRCOM International

 

88

 

88

 

87

 

89

 

85

87.4%
Decreased -27

-27

 

45

JFK Communications, Inc. Trenton, New Jersey

John F. Kouten
609-456-0822
More info

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2004

$250,000 - $1 million

34

300+

97

L

Addex Pharmaceuticals, Novartis Oncology, Aerocrine, Novo Nordisk, American Cancer Society

 

87

 

88

 

86

 

86

 

88

87%
Decreased -13

-13

 

46

Publix Northwest Portland, Oregon

Dianne Danowski smith
503-201-7019
More info

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2009

$250,000 - $1 million

19

35

93

L

Confidential,

 

88

 

86

 

86

 

88

 

86

86.8%
Increased +20

+20

 

47

Clearpoint Agency, Inc. Encinitas, California

Bonnie Shaw
760-230-2424
More info

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2003

Under $250,000

58

100+

91

M

Across Systems, Inc., CUSO Financial Services (CFS), HERAE, Localization World Conference, Sorrento Pacific Financial, Synteract

 

86

 

85

 

87

 

87

 

87

86.4%
Increased +12

+12

 

48

Racepoint Global Boston, Massachusetts

Ani Jigarjian
617-624-3200
More info

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2003

$250,000 - $1 million

200

20+

98%

M

AT&T, ARM, Avery Dennison, Glidden, Kaiser Permanente

 

87

 

86

 

83

 

87

 

87

86%
Increased +50

+50

 

49

Richmond Public Relations Seattle, Washington

Louis Richmond
206-682-6979
More info

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1992

$3 million - $5 million

52

64

90

L

Canlis Restaurant, Charlie, Chow Foods, City of Everett, Coastal Hotels, CRISTA

 

87

 

85

 

86

 

86

 

85

85.8%
Increased +50

+50

 

50

Janice McCafferty PR Chicago, Illinois

Nick Brennan
855-585-9034
More info

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2004

$1 million - $3 million

30

54

99

L

eDivv.com, Digital Color Group Inc., Rite Aid Corporation, Wright Entertainment Group, Dominion Enterprises

 

85

 

87

 

87

 

85

 

84

85.6%
Increased +34

+34

 
Needs Analysis

51

Prosper for Purpose Brecksville, Ohio

Lorraine Schuchart
216-469-7977
More info

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2012

$250,000 - $1 million

19

45

94%

L

Driftwood Restaurants and Catering, The Holden Arboretum,

 

85

 

86

 

84

 

87

 

84

85.2%
Increased +13

+13

 

52

The Kula Group Dallas, Texas

Wendy Browder Kula
972-668-9583
More info

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2004

Under $250,000

10

30+

92%

L

Johnson & Johnson, Texas Back Institute Research Foundation

 

86

 

86

 

85

 

85

 

83

85%
Decreased -3

-3

 

53

gabbegroup New York, New York

Jill S. Gabbe
212-220-4444
More info

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1980

Under $250,000

15

100+

94

L

American Red Cross Sept. 11 Recovery Grants Program, American Management Assn., Art Students League of New York, Aspen Institute Business & Society Program, BD (Becton Dickinson), Beldon Fund

 

86

 

85

 

84

 

86

 

83

84.8%
Decreased -20

-20

 

54

Blick & Staff Communications St. Louis, Missouri

Harriet Blickenstaff
314-727-5700
More info

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2003

Under $250,000

40

50+

92

H

Confidential

 

86

 

86

 

81

 

84

 

86

84.6%
Decreased -36

-36

 

55

Payton Communications, LLC Kennett Square, Pennsylvania

Beverly M. Payton
215-357-5075
More info

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2012

$250,000 - $1 million

25

45

95

H

Parks & Forests Foundation, NDPA, TE Connectivity, Drowning Prevention Foundation

 

84

 

85

 

86

 

83

 

84

84.4%
Decreased -39

-39

 

56

Gagen MacDonald, LLC Chicago, Illinois

Maril Gagen MacDonald
312-673-7320
More info

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2010

$1 million - $3 million

20

74

96

H

Johnson & Johnson, HYATT, Deloitte, Exelon, Pfizer

 

83

 

85

 

83

 

85

 

84

84%
Decreased -13

-13

 

57

PMK BNC Los Angeles, California

Michael Nyman
310-854-4800
More info

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2009

$5 million - $10 million

250

35+

94

L

Confidential

 

83

 

85

 

85

 

83

 

83

83.8%
Increased +18

+18

 

58

Energi PR Toronto, ON, Canada

Esther Buchsbaum
888-764-6322
More info

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2010

$250,000 - $1 million

36

45

95

L

Ford Canada, Olay, Astellas Pharma, Gillette Venus, Choice Hotels Canada

 

85

 

82

 

84

 

82

 

84

83.4%
Decreased -47

-47

 

59

Fujita & Miura Public Relations, Inc. Chalfont, Pennsylvania

MIURA
808-245-3677
More info

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2000

$250,000 - $1 million

10

45

95

H

Kauai Realty, Inc., Kiahuna Golf Club, Kymry Perez, Matsuri Kauai, Mark

 

84

 

84

 

81

 

84

 

82

83%
Decreased -39

-39