Memphis, TN: Crye-Leike Real Estate Services has been awarded the prestigious RELO Quality Certification by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World. The RELO Quality Certification (RQC) was the first program in the relocation industry to quantify and qualify what true relocation service excellence means.

Crye-Leike Relocation Services assists families, individuals and corporate groups relocating within the United States and abroad. Crye-Leike offers comprehensive relocation services including assistance with orientation, real estate, mortgages, household goods and rental assistance. As a member of LeadingRE, Crye-Leike provides a quality real estate experience, global marketing reach and access to top real estate professionals in virtually any market worldwide.

The Crye-Leike regions that have earned and renewed the certification include Memphis, TN, led by Cheryl Fortner, Nashville, TN, led by Demetria Szellan, Little Rock, AR, led by Tammy Cheney, and Chattanooga, TN, led by Julie Martin. Chattanooga Relocation Services has also expanded into Huntsville, AL and Knoxville, TN.

Crye-Leike earned the certification after it met stringent standards and completed a rigorous and lengthy application process, overseen by a committee of leading industry professionals. Virtually every aspect of Crye-Leike's relocation operation was reviewed thoroughly, using specific criteria to evaluate performance and production, staffing, training and continuing education, quality and scope of relocation service, program marketing, customer satisfaction, technology resources, office facilities, and more.

After earning the certification, a company must complete a re-certification process every five years to ensure it continues to meet the program's rigorous standards and remains current in terms of technology, relocation trends and other relevant areas.

"Having obtained our initial RQC certification in 2003, Crye-Leike has proudly maintained this honorable distinction for the past 16 years," said Szellan. "As one of only 27 real estate companies in the world with this certification, that is quite an accomplishment. This is truly a testament to our commitment and dedication to delivering exemplary service to our relocation clients and continuing to operate a highly efficient and responsive program that is among the best of the best."

Martin noted that, "Crye-Leike Relocation is a leader in the industry. It is very important to our team to be awarded the RQC, as it reinforces our ongoing commitment to excellence and efforts to provide an unsurpassed customer experience."

"Relocation Quality Certification (RQC) is one of the top industry awarded recognitions," said Cheney. "Crye-Leike Relocation Services is honored to have our relocation division included as one of only 27 companies in the world to achieve this designation. We strive to provide extraordinary customer service to our relocation clients while maintaining superior industry standards."

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World President/CEO Paul Boomsma commends Crye-Leike Real Estate Services for its focus on excellence in relocation.

"The RQC is awarded only to the industry's most highly respected relocation departments," said Boomsma. "RQC firms have distinguished themselves by demonstrating real expertise in addressing employee mobility and talent management needs."

Crye-Leike has relocation offices in Nashville, TN, Memphis, TN, Chattanooga, TN, Little Rock, AR and Atlanta, GA, with a growing presence in the Huntsville, AL and Knoxville, TN regions. For more information regarding Crye-Leike's relocation services please visit the Crye-Leike website at

Crye-Leike Real Estate Services (, a full service real estate company for over 40 years, is ranked as the third largest independently-owned real estate firm in the nation and the largest serving Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi and the Mid-South. Crye-Leike has more than 3,200 sales associates, 800 employees and 139 company-owned and franchise offices spread across nine states. It generated $6.5 billion in sales volume and 30,550 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2018 - its biggest year ever - and is on track to achieve the company's goal of $6.8 billion in sales volume this year.