NC REALTORS® honors several members during its Annual Convention

Greensboro, North Carolina (September 18, 2017) – NC REALTORS® is thrilled to announce multiple members were presented with achievement awards during the annual 2017 Convention at The Omni Grove Park Inn earlier today. Recognition included the 2017 REALTOR® of the Year recipient, graduates of the 2017 NC REALTORS® William C. Bass Leadership Academy, an NC REALTORS® Hall of Fame inductee, the 2017 REALTOR® Innovation & Entrepreneurial Excellence Award recipient, and multiple service awards from across the state.

The NC REALTORS® William C. Bass Leadership Academy class of 2017 was honored in a special graduation ceremony and included:

Guy McCookGuy McCook of Laurinburg was inducted into NC REALTORS® Hall of Fame. The award was established in 1990 to honor outstanding REALTORS® who contributed outstanding services to the real estate profession through development, environment, government and leadership.

Additional service awardees announced during Conference included:

NC REALTORS® is also recognizing the honorees of the Rising Star award, which is awarded by the members’ respective Associations. The purpose of the award is to recognize members who have been REALTORS® for five years or less and who have provided exemplary service to the local board while exhibiting strong leadership potential. The honorees include:


NC REALTORS® is a non-profit trade association, representing more than 40,000 members and 48 local associations throughout the state of North Carolina. NC REALTORS® serves to promote the success of its members and enhance the quality of life in North Carolina by promoting housing affordability and the protection of private property rights. Founded in 1921, the association is headquartered in Greensboro, with an additional office in Raleigh. For more information on the association, visit