Crye-Leike Names Its Top 25 Agents for 2003 in Middle Tennessee

Nashville, Tenn. – Crye-Leike, the nation’s 10th largest real estate company and the largest in Tennessee and the Mid-South, announced its Top 25 sales producers for 2003 who have achieved the highest volume in sales for the company within its Middle Tennessee Region.

Margaret Dixon of Crye-Leike’s Mt. Juliet branch office was awarded the company’s most prestigious sales achievement and distinction as the No. 1 Lifetime Agent of Crye-Leike in Middle Tennessee. She has attained Crye-Leike’s No. 1 agent ranking consistently over the past 10 years among a 800-plus sales force.

Crye-Leike’s No. 2 sales producer within its Middle Tennessee Region in 2003 was Kendra Cooke of Crye-Leike’s Smyrna branch office, followed by Crye-Leike’s No. 3 sales producer, Lisa Pegram of Crye-Leike’s Franklin-Cool Springs branch office.

Other Crye-Leike sales associates who ranked among the Top 25 sales producers in 2003 within its Middle Tennessee Region included:

Leigh Gillig, Chip Kerr and Becky Thomas, all of Crye-Leike’s Brentwood East branch office;

Marla Richardson and Tommye Thompson, both of Crye-Leike’s Brentwood West branch office;

Jimmy Settle of Crye-Leike’s Clarksville Sango branch office;

Jimmy D. Dugger, Kerry Harris and Connie Quillen, all of Crye-Leike’s Columbia branch office;

Anne Bagwell, Jim DeHart, Dianne Jordan and Bob Zimmerman, all of Crye-Leike’s Franklin – Cool Springs branch office;

Donna Shell of Crye-Leike’s Goodlettsville branch office;

Candie & Mike Worsham of Crye-Leike’s Green Hills branch office;

Joy & Johnny Fields; Steve Shrum and Jane Stinson, all of Crye-Leike’s Hendersonville branch office;                 Julie Gatlin of Crye-Leike’s Hermitage branch office;

Debbie & Barry Flowers and Pat Lane, all of Crye-Leike’s Murfreesboro branch office;

and, Andrea Benson-Gaw of Crye-Leike’s Smyrna branch office.

“Our sales leaders are to be commended for their achievements, but Crye-Leike would be remiss if we didn’t further recognize the remaining members of Crye-Leike’s sales team who helped the company reach a record breaking year in 2003, over $3.6 billion in sales, the highest ever in company history,” said Chief Executive Officer Harold E. Crye. With a network of over 2,600 sales associates in 2003, Crye-Leike attained sales of $ 3.66 billion and 24,953 closed transaction sides corporate wide.

Crye-Leike’s Middle Tennessee Region had its best year-end sales performance ever since the company entered the Nashville real estate market 11 years ago, at $1.13 billion, up 7.3 percent. This figure represents 7,469 closings in 2003 by its 800-plus sales associates in an eight-county midstate region.

Crye-Leike (, a full service real estate company for 27 years, has a network of 69 branch and franchise offices located in 36 counties throughout a six-state southern region in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky and Florida.