Crye-Leike Names Its Circle of Excellence Vice Presidents in Its Middle Tennessee Region

Nashville, Tenn. – Crye-Leike, the largest real estate company in Tennessee and the Mid-South, announces that five of its sales associates were recently inducted into Crye-Leike’s Circle of Excellence, one of the highest levels of professional and personal achievement in the real estate industry.

The Circle of Excellence, founded by Crye-Leike in 1987, has a total of 147 sales associates within Crye-Leike who have attained this elite distinction out of Crye-Leike’s 2,800 sales force. Members of the Circle of Excellence are awarded the designation, vice president of Crye-Leike.

Those five sales associates named as vice presidents of Crye-Leike within its Middle Tennessee Region are: Andrea Benson-Gaw of Crye-Leike’s Smyrna branch office; Kim Blanton of Crye-Leike’s Goodlettsville branch office; Mindy Hill of Crye-Leike’s Franklin – Cool Springs branch office; and, Nancy Rivers and Vickie York, both of Crye-Leike’s Brentwood East branch office.

In order to receive this honor, each real estate professional met stringent requirements of the program, showing exemplary performance in the areas of advanced education, ethics, loyalty, sales volume and service to the community and real estate profession.

“In keeping with our belief that success is a journey, not a destination, Crye-Leike created the diamond Circle of Excellence award to recognize those unique individuals who have attained the highest level of professional development,” said Harold E. Crye, chief executive officer. “Simply stated, they are, ‘the best of the best.’ ”

Crye-Leike (, a full service real estate company for 27 years, is the nation’s 10th largest residential real estate company. Crye-Leike of Nashville, Inc. has 19 branch and franchise offices in nine counties located in Davidson, Maury, Montgomery, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson and Wilson counties in Tennessee and Warren County, Kentucky.