Broker Steve Brown Receives Presidential Award From The Tennessee Association of Realtors

Memphis, TN., – Crye-Leike, REALTORS Congratulates Memphis Broker Steve Brown on winning the 2012 Presidential Award presented by the Tennessee Association of Realtors. For several years, Steve has served as the Executive Vice President of Crye-Leike’s Memphis Region.


Brown received the honor at the association’s 93rd annual convention held in Kingsport, Tennessee. The Presidential Award is bestowed annually by the association’s president to one individual for their outstanding service to the leadership of the industry.


“Steve’s invaluable assistance and counsel has been a tremendous benefit, not only to me but to our entire association,” said 2012 TAR president Sue Turner. “His knowledge of real estate issues at the local, state, and national level is extraordinary, and his willingness to share that knowledge and help in so many other ways is truly admirable.”


Brown has been a licensed real estate broker for many years, and he has extensive experience in corporate relocation and new construction. He is a Lifetime Member of the Crye-Leike and Memphis Area Association of Realtors Multi-Million Dollar Clubs, and he serves on the National Association of Realtors (NAR) Board of Directors as well as the NAR Professional Standards Committee.


“Receiving this award was a surprise and quite an honor,” said Brown.  “Harold Crye and Dick Leike are giants in our industry. They are great mentors and examples of leadership and service to the industry and to their agents and communities. I am humbled and thankful to Sue Turner and the TAR for this award.”


Crye-Leike Executive Vice President Steve Brown can be reached by phone at (901) 756-8900.


More About The TAR – The Tennessee Association of Realtors is one of the largest professional associations in Tennessee, with approximately 19,000 members statewide. Services provided by TAR to its members include a weekly newsletter, legal and information bulletins, real estate forms and advanced business tools, in-depth education programs, and legislative advocacy and oversight. Visit for more information.


More About Crye-Leike, REALTORS – Harold Crye and Dick Leike established Crye-Leike, REALTORS in 1977. Today, Crye-Leike?, the nation’s 5th largest real estate company, has a network of more than 2,800 licensed sales associates based out of 108 corporate and franchise offices located through-out the nine-state southern region of Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Louisiana and Oklahoma. Crye-Leike is a full-service real estate company offering buyers and sellers services in: residential and commercial sales, mortgage, title, insurance, business brokerage and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services. In 2011, Crye-Leike attained a sales volume of $3.8 billion with 24,470 properties sold.   More information is available at