Matthew Borland Named Chief Operations Officer at Zephyr Real Estate

Posted by Melody J Foster — July 31, 2017

1501533164SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Matthew Borland has been named Chief Operations Officer at Zephyr Real Estate. Randall Kostick, Zephyr’s President, made the announcement recently at the company’s regional sales meeting.

Matthew joined Zephyr Real Estate in 2004 after operating his own brokerage for several years. A 25-year real estate veteran, he possesses deep knowledge of the brokerage business, including the key areas of marketing and technology. He has been instrumental in establishing Zephyr’s leading brokerage position in the Bay Area. During his tenure, he has consistently developed and led his various teams of agents to great success, and has effectively raised the bar of real estate standards throughout the area.

An avid collaborator, he works to elicit the best in himself as well as his colleagues. In his previous role as the firm’s Chief Innovation Officer, he worked with his team to move forward various important initiatives in the areas of business practice, process and improved delivery of service and facilities.


Matthew has been very active with the San Francisco Association of REALTORS®, serving as its President in 2006. He was honored to be recognized as the 2004 REALTOR® of the Year by the Association. He has chaired multiple committees throughout the years and has been a featured speaker at various industry events. He currently serves as a Director of the California Association of REALTORS®.

“Being Chief Operations Officer requires an extraordinary focus on the details of running our company,” commented Randall Kostick, Zephyr’s President. “Matthew has been doing that for a number of years, and I am delighted to make it official. There’s nothing he can’t accomplish.”

In addition to his new position, Matthew continues his role as the Managing Broker at the firm’s Upper Market Office. As a proud REALTOR®, his designations include CRB℠ (Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager), CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), and e-PRO. He can be reached at or 415.432.2111.

About Zephyr Real Estate

Founded in 1978, Zephyr Real Estate is San Francisco's largest independent real estate firm with nearly $2.3 billion in gross sales and a current roster of more than 300 full-time agents. Zephyr’s highly-visited website has earned two web design awards, including the prestigious Interactive Media Award. Zephyr Real Estate is a member of the international relocation network, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World; the luxury real estate network, Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate; global luxury affiliate, Mayfair International; and local luxury marketing association, the Luxury Marketing Council of San Francisco, and the Artisan Group. Zephyr has six offices in San Francisco, a Marin County office in Greenbrae, a San Mateo County business center in Burlingame, and two brokerage affiliates in Sonoma County, all strategically positioned to serve a large customer base throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. For more information, visit

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