ATHENS CHAPTER WOMEN’S COUNCIL REALTORS® 

BUSINESS RESOURCE MEETING

THURSDAY April 16, 2015 FROM 11:30 -1:00 AT CARRABBAS ON ATLANTA HIGHWAY

 Topic: What’s going on with the Economy Now and what to expect in the Future” Guest Speaker: Jeffrey Dorfman,  UGA Economist (Back by Popular Demand!)

 

ONLY $5 WCR REALTOR® MEMBERS / $15 WCR AFFILIATE MEMBERS AND $20 FOR NON-MEMBERS

 

Menu:
Start with Caesar Salads

A.)   Mezzaluna – Half-moon ravioli filled with chicken, ricotta, romano, and spinach in our house made tomato cream sauce.

B.)    Parmesan Crusted Chicken Salad – Arugula, roasted grapes, and red onion tossed in our lemon vinaigrette topped with our panko and parmesan crusted chicken and parmesan shavings.

C.)    Conchiglie ai Formaggi – Shell shaped pasta tossed in our house made alfredo sauce with mozzarella, fontina, romano, parmesan, and goat cheese.

 

PLEASE RSVP YOUR MENU CHOICE TO: VERONICA@BHHSBLANTON.COM 
Interested in getting a designation this year? Our Chapter offers Scholarships!  Another reason to join Women’s Council of REALTORS® TODAY FOR ONLY $161 AT www.WCR.org AND PAY THE MEMBER COST FOR LUNCH!

TO LEARN ABOUT MEMBER BENEFITS : Click “REALTOR® BENEFITS” or Contact Rhetta Howard, VP of membership at 706-540-0937 or Shavon Echols, President 706-247-1506

Record Attendance at the March Business Resource Meeting

There were 62 attendees for the March Business Resource Meeting. We had a panel discussion with REALTORS® who specialize in listing New Construction on New Construction in the 21st Century The Panelist were Jennifer Westmoreland of Keller Williams Greater Athens, Delores Jennings Of Weichert REALTORS® Signature Group, Lisa Ott of Southeast Mortgage of Georgia, INC and Hope Perry of Reliant Homes.

 

March Business Resource Luncheon Thursday March 19th

Athens Chapter Women’s Council REALTORS® 

Business Resource Meeting

Thursday March 19th from 11:30 -1:00 at Carrabbas on Atlanta Highway

 Topic: New Construction in the 21st Century - Panelist of REALTORS® who specialize in listing New Construction.  Learn more about the different contracts and being a buyer’s agent. Feel free to send your questions in advance to: shavonsells@gmail.com.

 

ONLY $5 WCR REALTOR® MEMBERS / $15 WCR AFFILIATE MEMBERS AND $20 FOR NON-MEMBERS

MENU CHOICES:

HOUSE SALAD STARTER

A.)   Sirloin Skewers – Wood grilled sirloin, red onion, and tomatoes skewered and topped with our Chianti wine sauce. Served with sauteed broccoli.

B.)    Cobb Salad – Wood grilled chicken with bacon, bleu cheese, and hard-boiled egg with our vinaigrette dressing.

C.)    Penne Franco – Penne Pasta in a light garlic and olive oil sauce with sun-dried tomatoes, kalamata olives, and artichoke hearts, topped with ricotta salata cheese.

PLEASE RSVP YOUR MENU CHOICE TO: VERONICA@BHHSBLANTON.COM 
Interested in getting a designation this year? Our Chapter offers Scholarships!  Another reason to join Women’s Council of REALTORS® TODAY FOR ONLY $161 AT www.WCR.org AND PAY THE MEMBER COST FOR LUNCH!

TO LEARN ABOUT MEMBER BENEFITS : Click “REALTOR® BENEFITS” or Contact Rhetta Howard, VP of membership at 706-540-0937 or Shavon Echols, President 706-247-1506 

New Member Orientation

Join us

New Member Orientation

AAAR Board Office

1720 Meriweather Drive
Watkinsville, GA 30677

March 25, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Fundraiser at La Parilla

WCR Fundraiser February 23rd

Come for lunch and/or dinner

WCR will receive 25% of the total amount of the bill (food and alcohol)!!

Bring a friend!!

This will be at the East side location 855 Gaines School Rd, Athens GA

 *** IMPORTANT***

Make sure to drop your receipts in the basket with a sign… WCR RECEIPTS HERE PLEASE

REALTOR® Safety

Join us for the next Business Resource Meeting on Feb. 19th from 11:30 -1:00 at Carrabbas on Atlanta Highway
Topic:REALTOR® Safety - Hear of some studies on pre-attack behavior and how criminals choose their victims. Get insight on situational awareness, best practices to ensure your safety and methods of minimizing risk to yourself.

Speaker: Clark Sparrow, owner of Sparrow Defence, LLC is a Georgia Peace Officers Standards and Training Council (POST) instructor for General Instruction, Firearms Instruction, and DUI Investigation.   He does civilian and law enforcement firearms training and continuing education for officers.  He’s been on SWAT as an entry team member and the sniper, worked with a K-9 and have been involved with undercover narcotics investigations.

 

$5 WCR REALTOR® Members/ $15 WCR Affiliate Members/ $20 for non-members

Athens Chapter wins 2014 Local Chapter of the Year!!

 

The Athens Chapter was awarded the 2014 “Local Chapter of the Year” award

by the State Women’s Council of REALTORS®.

Come see why!!

Our next meeting is January 15th at Carrabba’s on Atlanta Highway from 11:30 – 1:00.

See you there!

Laura Leiden 2014 Athens Chapter President was presented with the award for best Local Chapter

2014 Governing Board (Lisa Ott, Shavon Echols, Laura Leiden, Rhetta Howard, Mable Mitchell, Erin Groover, Mary Dixon-Bridwell, Jennifer Varnadoe, Not pictured - Susan Alvarado

Message from 2015 President Shavon Echols

Serving as your 2015 President, I am honored to partner with the new leadership team this year! We intend to steer us forward; mirroring the National Women’s Council Vision and our successful past leadership.

We are proud to  be awarded the “ 2014 Local Chapter of the Year” award by the State Women’s Council of REALTORS®. 

We will continue to provide VALUE with our Business Resource Meetings offering current “HOT” topics that help us ALL prosper.  As usual, we will be showcasing awesome speakers, offering a continuing education class and tons of networking opportunities  as well as exclusive Marketing Discounts for our members!  And in turn, our clients and community will benefit as we all LEARN MORE, EARN MORE, and GIVE MORE!

Welcome to the Women’s Council of REALTORS®.

We are the Cream of the Crop!

Shavon Echols
President 2015 Athens Chapter

November Resource Meeting

November Business Resource Meeting

November 20, 2014 
Business Resource Luncheon Meeting
11:30- 1 pm Carrabbas, Atl. Hwy

Our speaker had a sudden medical family emergency and cannot attend. We will try to reschedule her presentation for another time.

New topic for Thursday luncheon:

New Construction Panel:  What we need to know to help our buyer clients.

Agents representing builders will be answering questions on how we can best represent our buyers to make the process as smooth as possible.

Special thanks to our sponsor:

Sara Story with Oconee State Bank