NEWS RELEASE: Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS® Honors Candice Eberhardt with Tomorrow’s Leaders Today Award
BROADVIEW HEIGHTS, Ohio, Aug. 3, 2016 – The Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS® (ACAR) is proud to honor Candice Eberhardt with the Tomorrow’s Leaders Today award. The Tomorrows’ Leaders Today Scholarship Program is a combined effort between ACAR and the Ohio Association of REALTORS® to assist one local member with the expenses involved to attend his or her first OAR Annual Convention. The objective of the Tomorrow’s Leaders Today program is to encourage REALTOR® member involvement in the Local and State Associations of REALTORS®.
Eberhardt was chosen as ACAR’s Tomorrow’s Leader Today because of her commitment to continued involvement with the organization. She will attend this year’s OAR Convention, to be held September 19-21 in Cleveland.
“Member involvement is crucial to the continued success of our organization, and being active in the REALTOR® association is a great opportunity for real estate professionals seeking to grow their careers,” stated Stephen Merkle, President of The Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS®. “Candice’s commitment to personal and professional growth has made her an invaluable asset to the Northeast Ohio community, and we are proud to have her represent ACAR at this year’s OAR Convention.”
Eberhardt obtained a Degree in Real Estate in October of 2011 and has been a licensed agent for 16 years. In May of 2012, she obtained her Broker’s license. She is the proud owner of Eberhardt Realty and Management located in West Akron where she works closely with clients and her agents to stay on top of market trends. Eberhardt is committed to and very passionate about making homeownership a priority for minorities.
Eberhardt is the 2016 President of the Akron Chapter of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers, the Akron NAACP Housing Chair, and a board member for the Joy Park Federation. She is an active member of the community, acting as a mentor for Project Grad and hosting Reality Check at Buchtel High School. She is the recipient of several awards, including the 2013 Broker of the Year from National Association of Real Estate Brokers.
“I am truly honored to have been selected to win this award,” stated Eberhardt. “At the end of 2015, I made a personal commitment to become more involved with the National Association of REALTORS® on a state and local level, and thus far I’ve enjoyed being an active member. This will be the first Ohio Association of REALTORS® convention I’ve ever attended and I’m excited about the knowledge that will be obtained, not to mention the connections that will be made.”
ACAR’s mission is to empower its more than 5,500 members to be professional, ethical and successful by providing exceptional services and protecting real property rights for all. For more than 100 years, our association has been the voice of real estate, dedicated to the excellence and advancement of real estate professionals in Northeast Ohio in a variety of ways – from our professional development events to participation in important legislative real estate issues. For more information on ACAR, visit www.AkronClevelandRealtors.com or call 216-901-0130.
Akron Cleveland Association of REALTORS®