Barbara Corcoran Resigns

You may be seeing a lot more of Barbara Corcoran‘s face in the near future. Ms. Corcoran resigned today from her position as chairman of The Corcoran Group in order to embark on a new television venture called Barbara Corcoran Productions, The Real Estate has just learned. Her production company plans to produce network television content. Calls place to The Corcoran Group have not yet been returned.

The media-savvy founder of The Corcoran Group, who already pops up on the small screen regularly discussing the real estate world, is planning on making television her full-time job.

In the past few years, while still assuming a public role, Ms. Corcoran’s daily responsibilities in the company have been reduced. Pamela Liebman serves are President and CEO, while the founder assumed the role as chairman in 2001. Her resignation is effective November 15, 2005.

-Michael Calderone