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

CHATTANOOGA, TN., Crye-Leike, REALTORS is proud to announce the four 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 Chattanooga Region 2009 Kick-Off Meeting held on Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at the Chattanooga Golf & Country Club.

 

Judith M. Allen – Affiliate Broker, Cleveland, TN Branch Office

 

Licensed Affiliate Broker since 1988, Member of the River Counties Association of Realtors (RCAR) & Chattanooga Association of Realtors (CAR), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) since 1985, Crye-Leike Certified Premier Property Specialist (CPPS), Vice President Cleveland Guild Chattanooga Symphony in 1987 and a Lifetime Member of the Crye-Leike, REALTORS Multi Million Dollar Club in 2003.

 

Brenda Pargeon – Affiliate Broker, East Brainerd, Chattanooga, TN Branch Office

 

Licensed Affiliate Broker since 1989, Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI) since 1994, Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) since 1997, Internet Realtor Professional ePRO since 2005, Women’s Council of Realtors (WCR) – Realtor of the Year in 2007, Chairman, United Way Campaign 2008 and a Lifetime Member of the Crye-Leike, REALTORS Multi Million Dollar Club in 2002.

 

Max Phillips – Broker, Cleveland, TN Branch Office

 

Licensed Affiliate Broker since 1979, Licensed Broker since 1981, Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI) since 1981, Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) since 1988, Certified Real Estate Instructor since 2000, River Counties Association of Realtors (RCAR) Director in 1983-85 and 1994-96, RCAR Realtor of the Year in 1985, RCAR President in 1988 and a Lifetime Member of the Crye-Leike, REALTORS Multi Million Dollar Club in 2007.

 

Gail Walldorf – Affiliate Broker, Hixson, TN Branch Office

 

Licensed Affiliate Broker since 1983, Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) since 1997, Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI), Chattanooga Association of Realtors (CAR) Director in 2004, National Association of Realtors (NAR) Member and a Lifetime Member of the Crye-Leike, REALTORS Multi Million Dollar Club in 2004.

 

Crye-Leike, REALTORS Circle of Excellence, founded in 1987, is one of the highest levels of professional and personal achievement in the U.S. 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.