AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The Texas Association of Realtors Young Professionals Network (YPN) recently named five Texas Realtors to receive its “Texas Realtors to Watch Award” for their excellence in leadership, community involvement, and sales in 2018. These Texas Realtors under the age of 40 have demonstrated distinguished service in the real estate industry and the recipients will be honored at the YPN Night Out during the Texas REALTORS Conference on Friday, September 7.
“The Texas Realtors honored today not only go the extra mile to help homebuyers and sellers, but they also advocate for knowledge sharing to help foster and grow their fellow Realtors around them every single day,” said Kaki Lybbert, 2018 Chairman of TAR. “This award signifies the passion and dedication that all Realtors share at every stage of their career to be advocates of Texas real estate and protecting private property home ownership rights.”
The honorees also hold critical roles in their associations of Realtors to further support their profession. Honoree involvement includes a broad range of positions held as board officers and committee members, spokespersons, and advisory group participants. The award winners also have played a strong role in political and legislative advocacy.
The award recipients are:
- Benjamin Rodriguez of Triangle Real Estate LLC in Beaumont
- Vanessa Dirks of REMAX – Hub City Rentals in Lubbock
- Cameron Willmann of Keller Williams Realty – Midland in Permian Basin
- Kathy Wade-Turner of Better Home and Gardens Real Estate Preferred Living in Bryan-College Station
- Julie Reupke of Mustang Island Realty in Corpus Christi
For more information about the 2018 Texas REALTORS® Conference, please visit www.texasrealtorsconference.com.
About the Texas Association of REALTORS®
With more than 114,000 members, the Texas Association of REALTORS® is a professional membership organization that represents all aspects of real estate in Texas. We are the advocate for REALTORS® and private property rights in Texas. Visit www.texasrealestate.com to learn more.
Texas Association of REALTORS® Young Professionals Network
The Young Professionals Network is a dynamic entry point for real estate professionals striving to become more successful in their careers and gain leadership experience. YPN’s growth has been driven by REALTORS®. YPN has evolved from a magazine offshoot to a determined, passionate, savvy group of members who use social media effectively and transparently and who are committed to strengthening the REALTOR® brand.
SOURCE Texas Association of Realtors