Crye-Leike Memphis Associate Selected for State Leadership Class

MEMPHIS, Tenn.- Crye-Leike, Germantown-Poplar, proudly announces that the Tennessee Association of Realtors (TAR) has chosen Harold Blockman 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 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.


Harold entered into the real estate industry in 1978, and is an active associate with listings of sales in both residential and commercial properties throughout Shelby County. He is a member of the Crye-Leike Multi-Million Dollar Club, and holds the designations of Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR) and Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI). Feeling passionately about giving back to the community, Harold has dedicated much of his time to organizations such as Youth Villages, Habitat for Humanity and the City of Memphis – Memphis Beautiful Commission.


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.