Real estate firm names new agent,top performers

Mike Moran
Brandon Cooper
Cindy Castaneda

Michael Moran has obtained his Colorado real estate license and now works as a real estate agent at Heiden Homes Realty and Associates in Grand Junction.

In addition, Brandon Cooper and Cynthia Castaneda were honored as the top-performing agents at the firm for May.

Moran also has served as a consultant and marketing assistant for the firm, which is owned and operated by his wife, Toni Heiden-Moran.

Moran brings to his new duties varied professional experiences. He worked in radio, television and print journalism for 31 years, including a stint as a writer for the Business Times in Grand Junction. He also works as an adjunct instructor of speechmaking and helped reorganize the speech and debate team at Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction.

Cooper posted the highest sales dollar volume at Heiden Homes in May, while Castaneda had the most news listings.

Heiden Homes operates offices at 735 Rood Ave. For more information, call 245-7777 or visit the Web site located at