Eric Fite Named Chief Operating Officer at Judge Fite Company, Inc.

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Jim Fite
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CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
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Eric Fite Named Chief Operating Officer at Judge Fite Company, Inc.

DALLAS/FORT WORTH, TX – Judge Fite Company is pleased to announce that Eric Fite has been appointed as chief operating officer of Judge Fite Company, Inc.

Fite has most recently been overseeing Judge Fite Insurance, as well as physical needs of the offices, service contracts (i.e. data, equipment supplies), the Connections Network, and the IT department. E. Fite is also a past recipient of the Jim Fite Leadership Award voted on by his peers in the company demonstrating strengths in communication, strategic alignment and vision while positioning our company with professionalism and strength in the DFW Metroplex.ericweb

Fite earned this position after 17 years of serving our clients and company. He started out as operations manager, then the position of director of operations, then added president of Judge Fite Insurance to his title and role. He comes into this role with a history of leading both companies to incredible results. E. Fite is a graduate of the University of Texas at Dallas, where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in business administration, completed ASCEND, a national leadership course, has a real estate broker’s license, in addition to a property, casualty and life insurance license.

“Eric has actually been in training for this position his entire life,” said Jim Fite, president and chief executive officer of Judge Fite Company, Inc.  “Eric is the third generation of the Fite family to help lead the organization.  Let me be clear, Eric has earned the position of COO and is well respected by the entire leadership team.  He has been involved in every major decision of the company for many years while leading Judge Fite Insurance to all-time records.”

Fite assumed the new role of COO at Judge Fite Company, Inc. as of July 1, 2018. He will be working directly with the principals of the company with overseeing the company’s additional businesses including CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Property Management, Judge Fite Insurance, Designated Title, the Connections Network and their mortgage partner, Cardinal Financial in addition to the the residential, commercial and relocation brokerage of CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company.

“It is truly an honor to be able to realize the long-term goal of carrying forward the legacy of what my grandparents started 81 years ago,” E. Fite said. “I look forward to working with our leadership team to bring our vision into reality. We will be focused on delivering the best experience possible for our real estate professionals, staff and clients as we leverage the latest technology, proven training systems and high-quality marketing into our organization – all while not losing the family culture that really sets Judge Fite Company apart from other companies.”

Fite is instrumental in philanthropic events within the company including the Judge Fite Charitable Foundation, EasterSeals of North Texas and Dwell with Dignity. Fite and his spouse, Rachel, have four children, and enjoy being highly involved in all their lives including, Boy, Girl and Cub Scouts, Tae Kwon Do, ballet and theater. His spare time is busy with helping his wife raise their four children, as well as actively fundraising for the CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company’s annual Boots and BBQ to benefit Easterseals of North Texas and participating as a Boy Scout leader.

“It has been a fun and rewarding experience to watch my nephew grow and develop over his entire life,” said Jan Fite Miller, executive vice president of CENTURY 21. “Who knew it would end up with him taking over so many of my responsibilities and me feeling so confident about it.”

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ABOUT
CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company, founded in 1937, operates 25 offices in the Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex with more than 1,000 associates and staff closing more than 7,000 units with $1.65 billion in volume in 2017. Jim Fite, president, and Jan Fite Miller, executive vice president, along with their leadership team oversee the company operations. In 2017, the company celebrated its 80th Anniversary. CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company is a turn-key real estate brokerage specializing in residential, commercial, recreational, farm and ranch and luxury properties. CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company also offers mortgage, insurance, title, leasing, property management, relocation, investment and commercial real estate services. To learn more, visit century21judgefite.com.

AWARDS
The company recently received the #4 ranking as a Top 100 Top Places to Work award by the Dallas Morning News in 2017 and was recognized as one of the Dallas Business Journal’s 2016 Best Places to Work, in addition to its award as one of the best companies to work for in the state by Texas Monthly in past years.

NATIONAL RECOGNITION
CENTURY 21 Real Estate Corporation is the largest real estate sales organization in the world with independently owned and operated franchised broker offices in more than 78 countries and territories worldwide. CENTURY 21 Real Estate LLC is a subsidiary of Realogy Corporation. According to J.D. Power and Associates, the CENTURY 21 brand has the highest overall satisfaction for first-time home buyers, first-time home sellers, repeat home buyers (tied in 2016), and repeat home sellers among national full service real estate firms, three years in a row. CENTURY Judge Fite Company is currently the #1 in Texas and #4 CENTURY 21 in the U.S. in closed units.

ABOUT Judge Fite Insurance
Judge Fite Insurance Agency is part of the Judge Fite family of companies, which has been providing services since 1937. Judge Fite Insurance continues a tradition of service that began in Dallas, Texas in 1937, to serve people – all people – wherever life leads them. So whether it is car insurance, or a homeowners policy on a newly purchased home, Judge Fite Insurance offers services for the things you need, right where you live.

Judge Fite Insurance is licensed in 12 states, including Texas and Oklahoma, and is a member of the independent insurance agency of Texas. To learn more, visit www.judgefiteinsurance.com.

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