President and CEO, Crye-Leike Real Estate Services
Overall Rank: 39
Category: Power Brokers
Category Rank: 12
Crye has built Crye-Leike Real Estate Services, which he founded in 1977 with business partner Dick Leike, into a Mid-South powerhouse. The 40-year-old firm has over 115 offices with more than 3,000 agents who do over $5.2 billion in annual sales and owns a number of affiliated companies ranging from home services, insurance and property management to mortgage, title and closing and home warranty. The Memphis, Tennessee-based Crye-Leike Real Estate Services serves buyers and sellers in Tennessee, Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi and Virginia.
Crye is an active industry leader with a passion for supporting independent brokerage firms. In addition to many previous national roles, he serves as a board member for the large independent brokerage network Leading Real Estate Companies of the World.