Tampa, Fla. – [Oct. 25, 2023] – Greater Tampa REALTORS® (GTR), the leading real estate organization serving the Tampa Bay area, and their Tampa Bay Global Business Council (TBGBC) are proud to announce that they have been honored with the highly prestigious Diamond Global Achievement Award by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) for their outstanding contributions to the real estate industry for the past six years.
The Diamond Global Achievement Award is the highest award for global achievement provided by NAR, and it is awarded to organizations that have consistently performed at the highest level for six years. GTR’s TBGBC was honored with the Platinum Global Achievement Award for five consecutive years from 2018-2022. The Council will maintain Diamond status with NAR through biennial reviews of their programs and will continue to exceed the criteria to maintain the status.
In a statement, Jason Outman, CEO of Greater Tampa REALTORS®, expressed gratitude for the honor. “We are thrilled and deeply humbled to receive the Diamond Global Achievement Award from the National Association of Realtors. This prestigious recognition reflects the dedication and hard work of our members, staff and leadership, who have consistently shined a light on global real estate and provided countless opportunities for Council members to enhance their understanding of the global space. It also underscores our commitment to fostering growth, innovation and ethical practices in the Tampa Bay area, and beyond.”
Since its inception in 2014, the Greater Tampa Global Business Council has significantly contributed to the local and global real estate markets. The council has played a pivotal role in professional development, partnerships marketing and community engagement. Their tireless efforts have had a positive impact on the 6,700+ members of the Council.
Global Councils across the nation are evaluated in five focus areas: Business Plan, Marketing & Communication, Events/Education, Outreach and Benchmarking. Greater Tampa REALTORS® has excelled in these five focus areas for the past six years, providing global education and relevant news to its members, collaborating with other globally focused entities throughout the Tampa Bay Area, and ensuring that the TBGBC meets and exceeds their goals yearly.
The National Association of REALTORS®, with over 1.5 million members, is the largest trade association in the United States, representing real estate professionals from all sectors of the industry. The Diamond Global Achievement Award serves as a testament to Greater Tampa REALTORS®’ exceptional leadership and its dedication to promoting the highest standards of professionalism in real estate.
Greater Tampa REALTORS® will be officially presented with the Diamond Global Achievement Award at the International Night Out event at the NAR Annual Conference and Expo in Anaheim, CA, which will take place on November 15, 2023. This award ceremony will provide an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of Greater Tampa REALTORS® and inspire others in the industry to continue striving for excellence.
For more information about Greater Tampa REALTORS® and its global contributions, please visit tamparealtors.org.
About Greater Tampa REALTORS®:
Greater Tampa REALTORS® is the leading real estate organization in Tampa Bay, serving 17,000+ members. With a commitment to professionalism, integrity, and community engagement, Greater Tampa REALTORS® represents and supports real estate professionals in their mission to provide exceptional service to buyers and sellers in the Tampa Bay region. For more information, visit tamparealtors.org.