Josie Robinson Named Managing Broker of Crye-Leike’s Austin Peay Office

Memphis, Tenn. –  Crye-Leike, Realtors, the largest real estate company in Tennessee and the Mid-South, has named Josie Robinson, a real estate veteran and sales producer, as managing broker and branch manager of its Austin Peay branch office, located at 3634 Austin Peay.

Robinson will be responsible for the recruitment, sales production and management of 45 sales associates who market residential and commercial real estate sales in Memphis, Shelby County as well as in Fayette and Tipton counties.

Robinson brings to Crye-Leike over 16 years of real estate experience. She has been affiliated with several real estate companies in Memphis through the years and at one time owned her own real estate firm. Her consistent sales production brought her the honor of life member of the Memphis Area Association of Realtor’s Multi-Million Dollar Sales Club in 1998.

She is an accredited buyer representative (ABR), a nationally recognized professional designation that is the benchmark of excellence in real estate buyer representation.

Professionally, Robinson is a member of the Women’s Council of Realtors and an active member of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors (MAAR) where she recently completed a two-year term on its board of directors.

Other MAAR leadership positions held by Robinson include: Grievance Committee chairperson in 1997 and 1998 and assistant election inspector in 1998. Additionally, Robinson has served as a member of MAAR’s Election, Professional Standards and Nomination committees. Her responsibilities in 2002 within MAAR include serving as hearing panel chair for its Professional Standards Committee, co-chair of its Realtors’ Political Action Committee (RPAC) and a member of the Realtors’ Image Task Force and the Benevolent Fund.

Crye-Leike (, 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 Georgia. Crye-Leike attained sales of $2.95 billion and 20,768 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2001.