January 14, 2015 // Franchising.com // KANSAS CITY, MO. - United® Real Estate, a fast-growing real estate and franchise operation company, announces that it will be partnering with Autism Speaks for its' second charity golf event. The tournament, which will kick off United's annual real estate convention, will be donating all funds raised to the organization.
"One of the guiding principles of United Real Estate is the belief that we need to be a positive contributor to the communities we serve," said Peter Giese, President, United Real Estate. "With approximately 50,000 individuals diagnosed with autism turning 18 each year, there is a growing need to help these individuals successfully transition into adulthood. Autism has touched my family personally; the more time and resources we donate to autism research and support, the more we are able to help individuals on the autism spectrum succeed. We want to make a difference in this community and we believe supporting the Autism Speaks organization is the best way to help."
Sponsored by BB&T Mortgage, the charity golf tournament will take place March 19 in Dallas, TX. The event will be hosted at Brookhaven Country Club from 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. The event is open to the public; those participating will be divided into four-person teams and have the opportunity to play with the executive management team and agents from around the country. Representatives from the Dallas Autism Speaks Chapter will be on hand.
The United Real Estate Convention themed 'CaptURE Success' will take place at the Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre from March 19-21, 2015. During the three-day conference, agents nationwide will participate in networking events, hands-on training, group outings and learning sessions covering a number of real estate topics. In addition to afternoon breakout sessions, attendees will also receive awards and recognition at the closing celebration and banquet. At the convention, agents will have the opportunity to learn from keynote speaker Michelle Gielan of GoodThink, as well as industry experts Dave Beson, Pat Zaby, Andrew Dorn, Mike Merrill, Bernice Ross and Joeann Fossland.
For more about United Real Estate, visit UnitedRealEstate.com.
For more information on Autism Speaks please visit www.autismspeaks.org.
United Real Estate – a division of the United Real Estate Group – was founded with the purpose of offering solutions to the challenges facing agents in the residential real estate brokerage industry. Providing the latest training, marketing and technology tools to both agents and brokers under a 100-percent commission strategy, United Real Estate makes it more profitable for an agent to sell real estate and for real estate brokers to leverage a complete system to better grow a successful, thriving real estate brokerage. Named as a "frontrunner" in the real estate industry in the 2013 Swanepoel TRENDS Report, United Real Estate has more than 15 offices and over 1,000 agents. Through a worldwide franchise solution, United continues to rapidly expand.
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