Chattanooga, TN: Crye-Leike Real Estate Services announces that Erik Palmer has been named the sales manager of Crye-Leike's Chattanooga - East Brainerd branch office. Palmer will be partially responsible for the recruitment, training and management of the office's sales associates.

Palmer moved to the Northwest Georgia Region in 2002 and has loved the area ever since. For three years, he has been affiliated with Crye-Leike and has over 20 years of experience in servant leadership, learning and development.

Palmer has dedicated much of his real estate career to continuing his education and training others. Most recently, he has earned the Master Graduate, REALTOR Institute (GRI) designation and received his broker's license in Tennessee. Palmer is also an instructor for the Tennessee Real Estate Education Foundation (TREEF) and served on the 2018 and 2020 Professional Development Committee for the Greater Chattanooga Association of REALTORS.

During this next year, Palmer hopes to earn his associate broker license in Georgia, become an instructor for the Georgia Partners in Education and continue to lead Crye-Leike agents to success as a sales manager.

"I am excited and honored for the opportunity to embark on this new endeavor to assist, serve and support our local office team of expert REALTORS," said Palmer. "I love to teach, support and mentor others to foster positive, prosperous growth that promotes personal achievements, success and happiness."

For more information regarding real estate in and around Chattanooga, TN, please visit the East Brainerd branch office, located at 1510 Gunbarrel Road, or visit the Crye-Leike website at www.crye-leike.com. Sales Manager Erik Palmer may be reached at (423) 892-1515 or via email at erik.palmer@crye-leike.com.

ABOUT CRYE-LEIKE: Crye-Leike Real Estate Services (www.crye-leike.com), 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, over 800 employees and 140+ company-owned and franchise offices spread across nine states. It generated $6.5 billion in sales volume and 29,925 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2019 - its biggest year ever - and is on track to achieve the company's goal of $6.8 billion in sales volume this year.