Johnson City Office New Co-Branch Managers Named

Johnson City, Tenn. –  Marilyn Robertson and Stephanie Conner have been named

co- managers of Crye-Leike, Realtors’ Johnson City branch office, located at 128 Princeton Road, announced Harold E. Crye, chief executive officer. They will be responsible for the sales production, recruitment and management of 46 sales associates who market residential, commercial and investment property sales in the Tri-Cities as well as surrounding counties.

Marilyn Robertson is the managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Johnson City branch office with over 16 years of residential sales experience. She is president-elect of the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors (NETAR), a member of the National Association of Realtors and serves as a member of the board of directors of the Tennessee Association of Realtors. She was NETAR chair of its By-Laws and Technology committees as well as served on its Strategic Planning and Building committees.

Robertson holds several nationally recognized professional designations. She is an accredited buyer representative (ABR), specializing in real estate buyer representation and holds the certified residential specialist (CRS) designation, the highest credential awarded to Realtors? in the residential sales field. She also earned the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) designation which signifies mastery in residential and non-residential brokerage.

Service to her community brought Robertson recognition within The East Tennessee Business Journal’s list of “50 Over 50” where she was featured for her business accomplishments and community service and involvement.

Stephanie Conner of Johnson City has been affiliated with Crye-Leike since it opened an office in Johnson City in January 2000. In real estate since 1995, she is a multi-million dollar producer for Crye-Leike and active member of the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors as well as a member of the National and Tennessee Association of Realtors.

Within the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors (NETAR), Conner is currently serving on its board of directors and is chair of its Technology Committee. She will be chair of its Information management Committee in 2001. She was awarded the President’s Club Award in 1995, Outstanding Rookie of the Year in 1996 and received NETAR’s Sales Achievement Award as a million dollar producer in 1996, 1999 and 2000.

Conner is an accredited buyer representative (ABR), specializing in real estate buyer representation and earned the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) designation which signifies mastery in residential and non-residential brokerage. She also holds a masters of science in supervision and administration.

Crye-Leike of East Tennessee, Inc. has three branch and franchise offices in East Tennessee in Washington, Hamblen and Roane counties. Crye-Leike’s first East Tennessee branch office was established in Johnson City in January 2000. Year-end sales volume in 2000 totaled $15.3 million, representing 141 units sold by its 13 sales associates at the time.

Crye-Leike (www.crye-leike.com), a full service real estate company for 25 years, is the nation’s 13th largest real estate company and the largest serving Tennessee and the Mid-South. It has a network of over 2,200 sales associates and 55 branch and franchise offices located in 25 counties throughout a five-state Mid-South region in Tennessee, Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi and North Georgia. Crye-Leike attained sales of $2.9 billion and 20,406 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2000.