Congratulations to Crye-Leike, REALTORS Diamond Circle of Excellence Award Recipients in the Greater Memphis Region for 2009

MEMPHIS, TN., Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce the ten recipients of its Diamond Circle of Excellence Award for 2009.  The individuals honored with the company’s most prestigious award were recognized at the Crye-Leike Memphis Region 2009 Kick-Off Meeting held on Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at the Holiday Inn @ the University of Memphis.

 

Barbara Becker – Germantown – Poplar, Memphis Office

Eleven years with Crye-Leike, Vice Chair – MAAR R-PAC Committee – raising in excess of $2,000 from more than 25 people, Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI), Crye-Leike Certified Premier Property Specialist (CPPS) and Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 2003.

 

Terry Boyd – Olive Branch, MS Office

Ten years with Crye-Leike, “2008 Realtor Associate of the Year” and Chairperson – Grievance & Professional Standards Committee with the Northwest Mississippi Association of Realtors (NWMAR), Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI) and Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 2004.

 

Rick Deegler – Quail Hollow, Memphis Office

19 years with Crye-Leike, Vice Chairman – MAAR R-PAC Committee – raising in excess of $2,000 from more than 25 people.  Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI) and Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 1997.

 

Loura Edmondson – Hickory Ridge, Memphis Office

19 years with Crye-Leike, Vice Chairman – MAAR R-PAC Committee – raising in excess of $2,000 from more than 25 people.  Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI), Life Member Memphis Area Association of Realtors (MAAR) and Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 1997.

 

Jan Gordon – East Memphis Office

Twelve years with Crye-Leike, Vice Chairman MAAR R-PAC Committee – raising in excess of $2,000 from more than 25 people, Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) Accredited Staging Professional (ASP), Certified Relocation Associate (CRA), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI), Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) and a Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 2004.

 

Debra Hood – Collierville, TN Office

16 Years with Crye-Leike, Vice-Chair – MAAR Public Relations – 1989, Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) Certified Builder Specialist (CBS), Certified Relocation Associate (CRA), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI), Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), MAAR Home With Diversity Program Graduate and a Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 2007.

 

Clare Maness – Olive Branch, MS Office

Ten years with Crye-Leike, Chairman – Northwest Mississippi Association of Realtors (NWMAR) Scholarship Committee 2008 – 2009, Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Certified Relocation Associate (CRA), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI) and a Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 2005.

 

Terry Pera – Quail Hollow, Memphis Office

12 years with Crye-Leike, Co Chair of the Youth Villages 10K Run – 2007, Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Certified Builder Specialist (CBS), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) and a Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 1995.

 

Landra Pryor – Southaven, MS Office

Six years with Crye-Leike, Vice Chairman – MAAR R-PAC Committee – raising in excess of $2,000 from more than 25 people. Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI) and a Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 2008.

 

LaQuita Rucker – Hickory Ridge, Memphis Office

Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Certified Relocation Associate (CRA), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), Internet Realtor Professional e-PRO and a Life Member Crye-Leike Multi Million Dollar Club 2007.

 

Crye-Leike’s Circle of Excellence, founded in 1987, is one of the highest levels of professional and personal achievement in the real estate industry. Sales associates who have been tapped into Crye-Leike’s elite Circle of Excellence are awarded the honorary title, Vice President of Crye-Leike.

 

“In keeping with our belief that success is a journey, not a destination, Crye-Leike, Realtors created the Diamond Circle of Excellence award to recognize those unique individuals who attain the highest level of professional development, said Harold Crye, President and CEO of Crye-Leike, Realtors.”Simply stated, they are, ‘the best of the best.’ ”

 

In order to receive this honor, each real estate professional must meet stringent requirements of the program, showing exemplary performance in the areas of advanced education, ethics, loyalty, sales volume and service to the community and real estate profession.

 

Harold Crye and Dick Leike established Crye-Leike, REALTORS in 1977.  Today, Crye-Leike?, the nations 4th largest real estate company, has a network of more than 3,500 licensed sales associates based out of 126 corporate and franchise offices located in 65 counties through-out the eight-state southern region of Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi and North Carolina.

 

Crye-Leike is a full-service real estate company offering buyers and sellers services in: residential sales, mortgage lending, title, insurance, business brokerage and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services referrals.  In 2008, the Crye-Leike organization attained a sales volume in excess of $4.2 billion with 25,871 homes sold.