Miss this luncheon? Watch this recap from Christi Pentecost with ZattaChat
Take a minute to review our first quarter of 2014. View Online Version Here
Our Western Michigan Chapter of the Women's Council of Realtors is made up of many very successful individuals. There is no secret shortcut to success, it is hard work, determination and the support of those you surround yourself with.
With the support of the Western Michigan WCR and the following 9 paths you will be well on your way to the success you deserve. As always remember our core values are to support Relationships, Diversity, Influence, Participation, Credibility and Success.
The Western Michigan Women's Council of Realtors Promise to You
If you decide to Participate, even if only in a small way...
MEMBER ASHLEY DIETCH MAKES "30 UNDER 30" FOR 2014
The "30 Under 30" distinction recognizes up and coming professionals in the real estate industry who are under the age of 30, with business success, community involvement, and professional leadership all contributing factors for the award.
MEMBER KARLA HUITSING IS GRAR PRESIDENT FOR 2014
Karla has 16 years experience in real estate profession. She currently manages Towne Square Real Estate. Her current goals are to help promote the real estate industry in renewing the timeless values of honesty, trust, forthrightness and excellence. She strives to improve our profession and the surrounding communities. GRAR is fortunate to have great leaders like you! Thank you for your service.
MEMBER CATHY HOPPOUGH NAMED AS GRAR PRESIDENT-ELECT 2014
Cathy has been a Realtor for over 30 years. She greatly values education and working with others. As president-elect, she will work closely with the GRAR president and the board of directors. Congrats Cathy! We know you will do a great job leading GRAR.
Noteworthy: This is the first time in GRAR history where both the president and president-elect positions are filled by women. AND they are both WCR members too!
LAUNCHED NEW WEBSITE WCRWESTMICHIGAN.COM
Due to some limitations of the chapter specific site provided by national WCR, we decided to make our own. Check our website for information on past and future events, member rosters, sponsorship info, etc. A big thanks to marketing co-chair Katrina Cole for your hard work in creating the website.
WCR WESTERN MICHIGAN FACEBOOK PAGE HITS 400 LIKES
The facebook page hit a new milestone, achieving over 400 likes. Thanks to all our members who interact with our facebook page. It is a very efficient way for us to share news, events, and photos. When is the last time you checked us out on facebook? https://www.facebook.com/WCRwestMichigan.
The first quarter of 2014 was filled with a lot of education and fun events! So what were we busy doing? Check it out!
JANUARY LUNCHEON- "The Journey of Leadership"
Installation of our 2014 President, Melanie Abraham and the 2014 Governing Board. With a Keynote address from Diana Sieger of the Grand Rapids Community Foundation. This was our last luncheon at Charley's Crab due to the need for a larger venue.
FEBRUARY LUNCHEON- "Believe in the Power of Possible"
Keynote speaker Renwick Brutus shares his story of success despite his meager beginnings. This was our first luncheon at the new location, Thousand Oaks Golf Club. If you missed the event, here is a video recap https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zV5st1uda74&feature=youtu.be.
MARCH LUNCHEON- "Roofs * Refuge * Roots"
Mayor George Heartwell touched on many topics including childhood education, immigration, and repairing our streets. Miss this luncheon? See a recap from the mayor himself
MARCH MADNESS MIXER
All who attended this mixer enjoyed a great night of drinks, appetizers, networking, a 50/50 raffle, and basketball at The Pubb. Thanks to member Jason Jenkins for being our gracious host! Part of the proceeds went back to WCR.