CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.? Jay Robinson, Crye-Leike, Realtors’ 2006 Producer of the Year recently earned the Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB) designation, the industry-wide symbol of excellence in brokerage management.  The designation is the highest level of professional achievement and recognition in the specialized field, and Realtors earning it have completed a comprehensive program combining experience with management education.

“My goal in life and work is to do my best, and in obtaining this certification I move toward that goal of providing the best possible service to my customers and clients and the best possible leadership to my team,” says Robinson.

Robinson holds 22 years of professional real estate experience and has completed over $200 million in transactions.  He is a licensed broker in Tenn., Ga., and Ark., and he also holds the Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR); Certified Premier Property Specialist (CPPS); Certified Residential Specialist (CRS); Graduate, Realtors Institute (GRI); Crye-Leike Multi-Million Dollar Club; Realtor (National Association of Realtors); and Number 1 Expert designations.  He has earned his company’s Producer of the Year honor for the past six years and was the top producing broker of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors in 2004, 2005 and 2006.

Robinson heads a team of seven specialists, The Robinson Team, each of whom concentrates on their individual area of expertise.  Collectively they serve residential buyers and sellers throughout Hamilton, Bradley, Sequatchie and Marion counties in Tenn. and Walker, Dade and Catoosa counties in Ga.  Their team website can be found at

Jay and his wife Christopher live in scenic Lookout Mountain, Ga. with their four boys and chocolate Lab, Clancy.  He is active in the Downtown Chattanooga Rotary Club and serves on the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity.  His office is located at 1201 Market Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402, and he can be reached by telephone at (423) 593-7131 or via e-mail at

Crye-Leike, Realtors is the nation’s 4th largest real estate company and the largest in the Mid-South.  The full-service company has been serving real estate clients for thirty years and is comprised of a network of over 3,500 sales associates and 114 corporate and franchise offices located throughout Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky and Mississippi.  In 2006, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $6.1 billion with 35,498 closed transaction sides.