Accelerate 2018: Virginia REALTORS® Convention

Dave Slayton, Erica Sturkie, Donna Gibson, Diron Clements, Janet Holley, and Jim Houser

This year’s Virginia REALTORS® Convention took place in Norfolk, Virginia, from September 25th to September 27th. DRRAR was represented at this year’s convention by Association Executive, Erica Sturkie; 2018 President, Donna Gibson; 2018 President-Elect, Diron Clements; Janet Holley, REALTOR® with Holley & Gibson Realty Co.; and 2018 Vice-President, Jim Houser.

This year’s convention was entitled Accelerate 2018, which emphasized VR’s mission to promote REALTORS®’ businesses through powerful education from the nation’s real estate stars and relationship building with our state’s most successful leaders. In addition to attending business-building workshops and talks, attendees enjoyed talks from keynote speakers Ron Insana (Senior Analyst, CNBC and Financial Industry Expert) and Chris Voss (Former Lead Negotiator for the FBI and acclaimed business author).

Registration for next year’s convention is already open! Virginia REALTORS® is taking the convention back to Williamsburg next year and will take place September 17th, 2019 to September 17th, 2019. Save the date! Learn more about next’s year’s convention here.