Gardner Realtors’ Katie Witry Earns Women's Council of Realtors Member of the Year Award for 2016

1484591097NEW ORLEANS, LA – Katie Witry of Gardner Realtors has been chosen as Member of the Year by the Women’s Council of Realtors, New Orleans Metropolitan Chapter.  This award was earned based on her exemplary work in restoring professionalism, community focus and value as the Vice President of Membership of her chapter.1484591006

Having served as a member of the organization since 2006, Witry was recognized for her dedication and loyalty to the Women’s Council. In addition to her service as Vice President of Membership, Katie exemplifies a commitment to the local community through her work as a board member of the Preservation Research Center. As such, Witry developed three continuing education courses with original content, approved by the Louisiana Real Estate Commission.

“Katie has displayed a dedication to the Women’s Council and to the Realtor community as a whole through her commitment to skilled professionalism and a community-minded approach to real estate,” says Liz Tardo, Women’s Council of Realtors, New Orleans Metropolitan Chapter President.

Katie’s award designations include being voted by Gambit readers as one of the top 3 Best Realtors in the Metro Area 2011-2016, as well as being named one of the 25 Top Real Estate Producers by New Orleans CityBusiness 2013-2015.

Katie works with a wide variety of clients including neighborhood associations, church groups, investment purchasers, and first-time homebuyers. In an effort to best serve her clients according to their specific needs, Katie created a group called the Witry Collective—a collaboration with three of her colleagues, which operates under Gardner Realtors. Katie and her group pride themselves on the keen ability to walk clients through each necessary step in making the smartest real estate transaction for their own situations.

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For 72+ years, GARDNER REALTORS has served as the leading full-service real estate company in the Metro New Orleans, Greater Baton Rouge and Mississippi Gulf Coast Region by adhering to our founding principle - The Golden Rule. Gertrude Gardner started the company on this simple idea, which still guides operations today. GARDNER is dedicated to giving back to the local community and has partnered with the New Orleans Mission through The Gertrude Gardner Foundation to end homelessness in our areas. Today, the executive team - including Glenn Gardner, Sharon Gardner, Chip Gardner and Crystal Gardner-Phillips - continue to uphold Gertrude Gardner’s four-generation tradition of providing the best quality real estate services while holding true to their beliefs. To contact GARDNER REALTORS, call (800) 566-7801. You can also engage with GARDNER on Facebook.