La Jolla, California (February 2018) – Ashley McEvers, Business Development Manager at Willis Allen Real Estate, has been elected to the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Advisory Council. It’s a leadership group comprised of business development and relocation professionals who provide guidance on key initiatives for the global real estate community, which is comprised of 565 market-leading firms spanning six continents.
In her role, McEvers will work closely with the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® management team on integral business development and lead generation programs. She will also mentor other affiliates and serve as ambassadors for the organization’s diverse program offerings. Members are elected by fellow council members to serve a three-year term and are chosen based on the merits of their professional experience and reputation.
“Our advisory council is vital to our ability in offering our members the most timely and relevant programs, especially as they relate to relocation and business development,” said LeadingRE Executive Vice President, Member Services Elizabeth D. Nunan. “Their willingness to share their time and expertise, not only with us at a corporate level but also with our individual member companies, has an incredible impact on our network’s overall success.”
“Ashley is incredibly smart and talented and has achieved tremendous success leading Willis Allen’s relocation and business development programs,” says Andrew E. Nelson, President & CEO of Willis Allen Real Estate. “Ashley is wise beyond her years, and yet brings a fresh, new approach that will be a really great asset to the advisory council.”
Also serving on the council are Chairperson Allison Rybarczyk, Arizona Best Real Estate, Scottsdale, Ariz.; Immediate Past Chairperson Pam Metzger, WK Real Estate, Boulder, Colo.; Kirsten Abney, Heritage Texas Properties, Houston, Texas; Kimberly Barkoff, Halstead Real Estate, New York, N.Y.; Judy Bissell, Watson Realty Corp., Jacksonville, Fla.; Andrea Bowles, Blanchard & Calhoun Real Estate, Augusta, Ga.; Shane Bronson, Greenridge Realty, Inc., Grand Rapids, Mich.; Jo Lay, Baird & Warner, Chicago, Ill.; Karen McRae, Harry Norman Realtors, Atlanta, Ga.; Kim Mullins, HUFF Realty, Cincinnati, Ohio; and Catharine Pappas, Dickens Mitchener, Charlotte, N.C.
“I’m thrilled for the opportunity to step up and serve on the advisory council with my esteemed colleagues,” says McEvers. “I love nothing more than helping clients and agents succeed, and I look forward to offering my expertise in global real estate to this council.”
Willis Allen Real Estate is the San Diego representative of LeadingRE. With a global membership that spans six continents, LeadingRE connects more than 565 firms and 130,000 sales associates who produce over 1.1 million real estate transactions each year. As a member of LeadingRE, Willis Allen provides a quality real estate experience, global marketing reach and access to top real estate professionals in virtually any market worldwide.