Crye-Leike Associate Selected for State Leadership Class

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.- Crye-Leike, Hixson proudly announces that Marie King has been chosen by the Tennessee Association of Realtors (TAR) for its 2006 Class of Leadership TAR.


Applications to participate in Leadership TAR are welcomed by all TAR members, reviewed and an anonymous selection committee chooses only twelve realtors to take part in the retreat. Activities include skill workshops, leadership case studies, network building, and communication exercises, all aimed to assist in sharpening leadership skills among emerging realtors.


Marie entered the industry in 2000, and brings over 20 years of customer-oriented sales experience to serving the real estate needs of buyers and sellers in the greater Chattanooga area. Licensed in Tennessee and Georgia, she has earned several designations, including the Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR), Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) and the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS). In addition, Marie has been a committee chairperson and an elected director of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors, and has been a consistent Multi-Million Dollar Producer.


The Tennessee Association of Realtors is the largest trade association in Tennessee. Services provided by TAR to its members include news, legal and information bulletins, forms and advanced business tools, in-depth education programs, and legislative advocacy and oversight.


Crye-Leike? (, a full service real estate company for 29 years, is the nation’s 10th largest real estate company and the largest in the Mid-South.  It has a network of over 3,000 sales associates and 95 corporate and franchise offices located in 53 counties throughout a seven-state southern region in Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky and Mississippi.  In 2005, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $5.6 billion with 34,039 closed transaction sides.