BRENTWOOD, Tenn.?Kevin R. Joiner, president of Crye Leike Franchises, Inc., announced today Crye?Leike Blue Skies Real Estate of Jackson, Tenn. has achieved a top five ranking throughout the entire franchise network.


"We're very pleased with the expert leadership Mike, Brent, Ben and Kevin have exhibited," said Joiner. "Their knowledge, professionalism, dedication to customer service and ability to develop and motivate a strong sales force has enabled them to build one of the most successful franchises in our entire network," he added.


Crye Leike Blue Skies Real Estate is owned by Mike Taylor, Brent Cooper, Kevin Barr, and managing broker Ben Roberts. The company is located at 3021 Highway 45 Bypass, Suite 106, Jackson, TN 38305. To contact Ben Roberts about a real estate purchase or sale or even a career in real estate, call (731) 512-1234.


Crye Leike Franchises, Inc. is actively seeking franchise partners throughout Tennessee. For information regarding opening a franchise office of the nation's fourth largest real estate company, entrepreneurs and real estate professionals should contact Kevin R. Joiner, president, at (866) 603-2470 or at


Harold Crye and Dick Leike established Crye-Leike, REALTORS in Memphis in 1977. Today, Crye-Leike?, the nations 4th largest real estate company, has a network of over 4,100 sales associates and 132 corporate and franchise offices located in 65 counties through-out the eight-state southern region of Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi and North Carolina.


Crye-Leike is a full-service real estate company offering buyers and sellers services in the following areas of specialty: residential sales, mortgage lending, title, insurance, commercial business and investments, property management, development and construction, builder resources, REO bank-owned properties, relocation, auctions, and home services referrals. In 2007, the Crye-Leike organization attained sales of $5.7 billion with 32,500 closed transaction sides.