Crye-Leike Names Its Top 25 Agents for 2003 Witin Its West Tenn. Region

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

Judy McLellan of Crye-Leike’s Quail Hollow branch office was named Crye-Leike’s No. 1 sales producer within its West Tennessee Region for 2003, an achievement she has maintained for the past seven years. Crye-Leike’s No. 2 sales producer in 2003 was Mary Ann Tapp of Crye-Leike’s Arlington branch office, followed by No. 3, Leigh Anne Boyd of Crye-Leike’s Olive Branch, Mississippi branch office. Stanley Mills of Crye-Leike’s Quail Hollow branch office is the No. 1 Lifetime Agent of Crye-Leike in West Tennessee, perpetually named for achieving top producer of the company for 10 consecutive years.

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

Lauren Criswell and Ronnie Lee, both of Crye-Leike’s Arlington/Highway 64 branch office in Arlington;

Patti & Wes Baggett and Steve Boysen, all of Crye-Leike’s Bartlett branch office;

Joyce McKenzie and Lisa Yendrek, both of Crye-Leike’s Collierville branch office;

Winona Williams of Crye-Leike’s Cordova branch office;

Kent & Tammy Anderson, Vicki Blackwell, Betty Joyner, Carole Pleasants, Jimmie & Robert Tapley; Chet & Judy Whitsitt and Amanda Wright, all of Crye-Leike’s Quail Hollow branch office in East Memphis;

Melinda Merkle of Crye-Leike’s Germantown Exeter branch office;

Lisa Harris and Diane Raycher, both of Crye-Leike’s Germantown – Poplar branch office;

Diane Tippitt-Pettis of Crye-Leike’s Hernando, Mississippi branch office;

Jeanette Hollowell and Larry Webb, both of Crye-Leike’s Olive Branch, Mississippi office;

Annice Kyle of Crye-Leike’s Southaven, Mississippi branch office; and,

Brenda Estes of Crye-Leike’s Tupelo, Mississippi 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 West Tennessee Region had its best year ever in 2003 since the founding of the company 27 years ago, at $1.81 billion, up 12 percent. This figure represents 11,907 year-end closings in 2003 by its 1,200-plus sales associates who are located in 19 corporate offices in four counties throughout a three-state Mid-South region in Crittendon County, Ark., DeSoto and Lee counties, Miss. and Shelby County, Tenn.

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.