Crye-Leike Agents in Johnson City Honored as Multi-Million Dollar Producers

Johnson City, Tenn. – Crye-Leike, Realtors recently announced the achievement of two of its Johnson City sales associates who qualified as members of Crye-Leike’s 2003 Multi-Million Dollar Club:

Stephanie Conner and Marilyn Robertson, both affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Johnson City branch office.

Crye-Leike’s Multi-Million Club is a membership of over 600 Crye-Leike sales associates company wide who are recognized annually for individually selling in excess of $2 million and meeting other stringent ethical and professional requirements as set forth by Crye-Leike to achieve its annual total sales volume of $3.66 billion.

Crye-Leike (www.crye-leike.com), a full service real estate company for 27 years, is the nation’s 10th largest real estate company and the largest serving Tennessee and the Mid-South. Crye-Leike’s Johnson City branch office is one of nine branch offices and seven franchise offices throughout Crye-Leike’s East Tennessee Region. Crye-Leike offices span 12 counties, including Bradley, Greene, Grundy, Hamblen, Hamilton, McMinn, Meigs, Rhea, Roane, Sevier and Washington counties in Tennessee and Catoosa County in North Georgia.  Crye-Leike’s East Tennessee Region sold 3,578 units in 2003 with a sales volume of $478.5 million.

Stephanie Conner of Johnson City is co-manager of Crye-Leike Johnson City branch office. She 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 treasurer, serving in 2003 and 2004, and a member of its board of directors since 2002. She is chair of the Budget & Finance Committee, Membership Recruitment Committee and the Health Insurance Task Force.  She also serves on the Building Task Force.

Conner was awarded NETAR’s President’s Club Award in 1995, Outstanding Rookie of the Year in 1996 and has received NETAR’s Sales Achievement Award as a million dollar producer in 1996 and then consistently since 1999. She also was awarded NETAR’s Golden Circle Award in 2001 and 2003 and its Silver Circle Award in 2002 for outstanding service to the real estate profession.

Conner is an accredited buyer representative (ABR), specializing in real estate buyer representation and earned the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) designation, signifying mastery in residential and non-residential brokerage.

Marilyn Robertson is the managing broker and co-manager of Crye-Leike’s Johnson City branch office with over 18 years of residential sales experience. She is a past president of the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors (NETAR), a member of the National Association of Realtors and served 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, Budget, and Building committees. Currently, she serves on the By-Laws Committee of the NETAR and the Technology Committee of the TN/VA Regional Multiple Listing Service.

She was first named a million dollar producer in 1994 by the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors (NETAR) and achieved this same recognition from 1996 to 2003.  Additionally, Robertson received both the Silver and Gold Circle awards for contributions to the association and community in 2002 and 2003.

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 most prestigious award in residential real estate brokerage. She also earned the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) designation which signifies mastery in residential and non-residential brokerage. Robertson holds a masters of science degree in supervision and administration. She recently earned her E-Pro designation, signifying significant training on the use of the Internet in real estate marketing and sales.

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. She is finishing a three-year term as a member of the Community Advisory Panel of Eastman Chemical Corporation.