Darlene Seay Named Sales Manager for Crye-Leike

Chattanooga, Tenn. – Darlene Seay, a broker, has been named sales manager of Crye-Leike of Chattanooga’s Soddy-Daisy branch office, located at 9759 Dayton Pike. She is responsible for over 22 sales associates. She will also be actively listing and selling properties in the Chattanooga area.

In residential sales since 1989 and a consistent multi-million dollar producer, Seay holds the Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) and certified residential specialist (CRS) designations. She is a member of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors, having served on its Ethics & Professional Standards Committee for four years from 1996 to 1999.

Crye-Leike’s Soddy-Daisy office, is one of seven offices in the greater Chattanooga area. A new branch office in North Georgia is currently under construction. Crye-Leike of Chattanooga has 215 sales associates operating in three counties among their Athens, downtown Chattanooga, Cleveland, East Brainerd, Hixson, Signal Mountain and Soddy-Daisy branch offices. In 1999, Crye-Leike of Chattanooga reported a sales volume of over $210 million in the greater Chattanooga area.

Crye-Leike (www.crye-leike.com) , the largest real estate firm in Tennessee and the Midsouth, has over 2,100 sales associates who operate in 50 branch offices, located in 20 counties and six regional areas, Arkansas, Chattanooga, Johnson City, Memphis, Mississippi and Nashville. Crye-Leike also has three franchise offices in Oxford and Tupelo, Miss. and Monteagle, Tenn.

As a privately held company with over 480 employees, Crye-Leike attained record sales of $3.3 billion corporatewide in 1999. Nationally, Crye-Leike is ranked No. 10 among the nation’s top 500 residential real estate brokerage firms and No. 3 among the nation’s largest 161 privately owned independent real estate companies, as reported in May 2000 by REAL Trends Magazine.