MEMPHIS, TENN. - Crye-Leike President and CEO Harold Crye was a speaker at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World Annual Conference March 28-30 at Wynn Las Vegas. The event attracted brokers, senior managers and relocation professionals affiliated with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World (LeadingRE), a global network of 550 independent real estate firms. It was the culmination of LeadingRE Conference Week, a series of specialized events that attracted nearly 2,000 participants from 25 countries.

Crye shared insights on Crye-Leike's industry-exclusive Wealth Building Retirement Plan during a session entitled "Maximize Profitability as a Real Estate Brokerage." With over 400 real estate agents currently enrolled, the first-of-its-kind program aims to secure agents' financial future with an extensive list of no-cost benefits.

Crye was part of an accomplished line-up of speakers, which included former CBS News anchor turned positive psychology researcher and bestselling author of Broadcasting Happiness, Michelle Gielan, who explained the scientific rationale for positive communication and the benefits of broadcasting happiness. World-class motivator Jamil Qureshi demonstrated how a change in perspective and actions can lead to powerful results. LeadingRE Chief Economist Dr. Marci Rossell discussed how the latest economic shifts are affecting the global real estate market.

"We greatly value our long-standing relationship with LeadingRE," said Crye, "and it was an honor to attend and speak at this year's conference."

"Our member speakers are critical to the success of our conference. Their willingness to share first-hand experiences and insights with fellow members helps us deliver timely, relevant content," said LeadingRE President/CEO Paul Boomsma. "It is this spirt of collaboration and emphasis on idea-sharing that define the LeadingRE community and make our events so impactful."

With a membership that spans six continents, LeadingRE ( connects more than 550 firms and 136,000 sales associates who produce over 1.2 million real estate transactions each year. As a member of LeadingRE, Crye-Leike combines authentic local market leadership with top-ranked resources and relationships with other premier real estate firms across the country and around the world.

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ABOUT CRYE-LEIKE: 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, over 800 employees and 140+ company-owned and franchise offices throughout an eight-state footprint. In 2022, it generated $8.5 billion in sales and had 27,375 closed transaction sides corporate wide.