RALEIGH, N.C. (January 16, 2012) –Allen Tate Company (www.allentate.com), the Carolinas’ leading real estate company, is pleased to announce that Phyllis York Brookshire, senior vice-president, Allen Tate Realtorsâ, has been named 2011 Realtor of the Year by the Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors (www.rrar.com).
The award was presented to Brookshire at the association’s annual inaugural ball, held January 6 at Prestonwood Country Club in Cary, North Carolina.
Brookshire is a past president and current board member of RRAR; and serves board of directors on the Realtor Foundation of the Triangle. Additionally, she serves on the board of directors of the Greater Raleigh Chamber and as chairman of the J.C. Raulston Arboretum at N.C. State University. She is actively involved with Triangle United Way, the Visual Art Exchange and Wake Educational Partnership.
“Phyllis is focused, dedicated and one of most deserving of this award,” said Bill Ownes, 2010 RRAR Realtor of the Year, who presented her award. “We are grateful for her loyalty, commitment and efforts on behalf of the Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors.”
A career real estate professional, Brookshire joined the Allen Tate Company in 2007 as regional vice-president for the company’s Triangle region. In 2010, she was promoted to the role of senior vice-president, overseeing 38 real estate offices across the company’s footprint in North and South Carolina, including six Triangle offices: Glenwood, Falls of Neuse, Brier Creek, Cary/Stonebridge, Chapel Hill/Durham and Wake Forest/Rolesville.
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About the Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors
For more than 85 years, the Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS® has provided quality programs to help its members deliver a myriad of real estate services in the Raleigh area. The RRAR promotes the highest ethical and professional standards and cooperation among its members. It provides products, programs and services to meet the evolving needs of the real estate industry and consumers, and serves as a leading advocate of private property rights and community involvement.
About Allen Tate Realtors
Allen Tate Realtors is the Carolinas’ largest real estate company with offices in the Charlotte, Triad, Triangle and Upstate South Carolina regions. Allen Tate offers the advantage of hometown service with international capabilities and the latest in real estate technology and maximum marketing exposure. Visit www.allentate.com for more information.