Lakeland, Fla. (PRWEB) December 22, 2014
The Lakeland Association of Realtors (LAR) has honored Maria Negron, senior business consultant for the North American Title Co. Lakeland office, with its Affiliate of the Year award. LAR, which serves more than 750 Realtors and 100 affiliates in Lakeland and Polk Counties, announced the award at its Dec. 11 installation and awards luncheon.
“I want to convey my appreciation for this award,” said Negron. “It is an honor to be a part of such a wonderful association and work with such professional and caring Realtors.” Negron serves as chairman of the LAR education committee, helping to plan and coordinate programs that enhance Realtor members’ knowledge and expertise.
Negron has a doctorate in education from Florida Christian University, a master’s degree in education from Texan Woman’s University and an undergraduate degree from the University of Puerto Rico. A Florida-licensed title agent, she has been with North American Title for 21 years. In addition to her sales duties, she often uses her Spanish-language proficiency to assist with closings for Spanish-speaking home buyers and sellers.
A dedicated volunteer, Negron received the Lakeland Women’s Council of Realtors (WCR) Affiliate of the Year award in 2011, as well as the Volunteer of the Year award from LAR in 2007. She also received the Humanitarian Award from WCR Osceola County in 2006 and the Educator of the Year award from the Osceola County Association of Realtors in 2005.
Negron works in the North American Title branch at 740 S. Florida Ave., Lakeland, FL 33801, telephone number (863) 687-4500.
About North American Title
With well over 1,000 associates and a vast network of branches from coast to coast, North American Title (NAT) is among the largest real estate settlement service providers in the United States. Consisting of both agent and underwriter operations, NAT reported annual net revenues in fiscal 2013 of $185 million. The company also has the resources and stability of a wholly owned subsidiary of an S&P 500 company with over $11.0 billion in assets (fiscal quarter ending Nov. 30, 2013). North American Title’s agency network operates nationally under the name North American Title Co. (NATC), and is located in 18 of the fastest-growing states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Virginia and Washington, D.C. Through our relationship with our expanding affiliate network, NATC provides real estate settlement services in all 50 states. NAT is headquartered in Miami, Fla. To learn more, visit http://www.nat.com