Penny Lyons is well known in the Taupō community, both as a local resident and as a successful businesswoman with a sales and management career spanning 20 years at Mediaworks. Penny has been instrumental in bringing New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty to Taupo and as a Director of the Taupō and Rotorua Lakes business, she brings a unique mix of leadership skills, extensive sales experience, marketing expertise and a love and knowledge of the local community to the role. 

Penny’s love of client relationships and her exceptional standard of client care is at the forefront of everything she does and she prides herself on the sense of trust and honesty she builds with her clients and the local community. Following through on her word is important to Penny and she brings her outstanding commitment to customer service to her role as selling member of the Sotheby’s International Realty team. 

Her second love has always been the Taupō community and improving, enhancing and nurturing it at every chance. Through her love of the local community, Penny and her partner worked together to set up the 100% Lake Taupō Charitable Trust which have organised events raising more than $1,000,000 for over 100 Taupō non-profit organisations. Penny has also sat on numerous Taupō Lakes District boards such as Town Centre Taupō, Taupō Intermediate School as well as the Taupō Business Chamber and Enterprise Great Lake Taupō Boards.